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TTAC’s Alex L. Dykes takes a spin in the 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid. It’s not an electric car, and it’s not your regular hybrid, it’s as close as Toyota gets to a “range extending” hybrid like the Chevy Volt. We talk drivetrain, batteries, charging, interior and take the Prius for a spin. For the …
Roadfly road tests the Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid Prius PHV doesn’t require a special charging station. With a standard household 110V electrical outlet, you can recharge it in approximately three hours. With a dedicated 220V outlet, recharging takes just one and a half hours. It’s that easy. And as more cities and businesses build public …
The 2014 Accord Plug-in Hybrid Sedan features one of four efficient new powertrains for the all-new Accord. The Accord Plug-in Hybrid will also serve as the basis for a conventional hybrid version of the Accord Sedan, which will join the Honda Accord lineup in the summer of 2013. The 2014 Accord Plug-in Hybrid is powered …
Fisker Automotive, Inc., the new American manufacturer of premium green automobiles, unveiled its first production car — the 2010 Fisker Karma. With a starting price of 900 (400 after US government tax credits), 1000 orders for the 100 mile-per-gallon luxury plug-in hybrid have been received since the prototype debuted at the 2008 NAIAS.
Television interview with Henrik Fisker on the sports high-performance Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid vehicle being developed at Fisker Automotive (www.fiskerautomotive.com). Video shows rare footage of Quantum Technologies’ (www.qtww.com) installations where the Q-drive electric hybrid powertrain is being developed for the Karma. Test runs are at El Toro’ old airbase in Orange County, and a showcar …
February 8, (Los Angeles) – On assignment for the New York Times, HybridCars.com and PluginCars.com founder and editor Brad Berman was joined by EV advocate and ex-EV1 driver Earl Cox, for the first test drive of the BYD F3DM, the new Chinese plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV). Brad discusses the car, its MPG and the …