The family minivan is falling out of favor as the popularity of SUVs and crossovers soar, but don’t count it out yet. There’s still no other vehicle quite so tailor-made for family life, and as the first-ever hybrid minivan, the 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid offers plenty of perks families will love. The Pacifica minivan made […]
Toyota’s six-year-old RAV4 design has been beating all but one competitor in sales. Imagine how this all-new RAV4 will do.
Automakers first deployed these fuel-saving technologies on hybrids and pricey models. But you’ll soon see them on most daily drivers.
The Hyundai Ioniq is the first vehicle available as a hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and electric. The Ioniq aims to be all things to all people, ensuring those who want that fuel efficient green car will find it in the Ioniq.
Hybrid drivetrains are starting to appear in unlikely vehicles like Jeeps and trucks. Here’s why the new hybrids will be loved by owners.
A December 11 article in the Washington Post about electric cars, hybrids and the concerns of local mechanics is a misleading mess. It’s nothing new when traditional media outlets try to write about cars. The problem is that the average newspaper reporter has no idea how a car works, nor how to report a trend […]
Although we think of police cars as vehicles designed for high-speed driving when it comes time to chase down the bad guys, not every police car will be put in that situation. There are those whose work doesn’t involve high-speed chases. Ford is introducing the Special Service Plug-In Hybrid Sedan for those who don’t plan […]
Even if the extent of your automotive technical knowledge begins and ends with prime time television commercials, you probably understand that the most engine wear takes place when you start your car. Now that we’ve arrived at a point when most new cars have auto-stop/start technology which increases the number of starts in an average […]
There was a time not that long ago when hybrids were a rare sight. They were new and different and there weren’t a heck of a lot of choices. Today there are loads of choices from small, compact cars to large SUVs. This includes plenty of sedans like the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu hybrid.