2011 BMW ActiveHybrid X6

Graveyard Grows: RIP BMW Hybrid X6, Mercedes ML 450 Hybrid

Graveyard Grows: RIP BMW Hybrid X6, Mercedes ML 450 Hybrid

The hybrid graveyard is growing. BMW and Mercedes-Benz, the German luxury makers that teamed up to adapt GM's Two-Mode Hybrid to high-end luxury vehicles, have both canceled both the hybrid vehicles that used the system for 2012, after no more than three model years. Pricey and low-production We... read more

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2009 Los Angeles Auto Show GM Car Hero

2009 Los Angeles Auto Show: Preview

Only a handful of U.S. auto shows count as important. Detroit, in January, is one; historically, New York in April has been another. But the up-and-comer is the Los Angeles... read more December 1, 2009 by 1

2011 BMW ActiveHybrid 7

BMW's Other Hybrid: 2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Sedan

For 2010, BMW is releasing two hybrid vehicles that are very different both in style and in their approach to using electric power to assist the gasoline engine. We've... read more November 16, 2009 by 1

2010 BMW ActiveHybrid X6, Bal Harbour, Florida

First Drive: 2010 BMW ActiveHybrid X6

"Our goal was to fundamentally change the view of hybrids," said Peter Tünnermann, project manager for the 2010 BMW ActiveHybrid X6. "We wanted to make a 'non-hybrid'... read more November 7, 2009 by 9

Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid development prototype, October 2009

Preview: 2012 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid

Our editor Marty Padgett is spending the day with Volkswagen, driving new models, learning about advanced technologies, and quizzing executives. Here's his preview of VW's... read more October 7, 2009 by 0



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