The 2017 Kia Niro offers the versatility of a crossover with the exceptional fuel economy of a hybrid. All-new this year, the Niro is the only dedicated subcompact hybrid crossover on the market, but there are competitors offering a hybrid trim of their gas models in this segment.
The new Hyundai Ioniq is not a copy of the Prius. It is more than that and a step in a direction that will drive EV advocates nuts.
The Lexus RX class is a sales leader in premium midsize crossovers for a reason. The RX 450h Hybrid version improves upon excellent.
Buying a green car isn’t black and white. We make sense of the options.
Terrific fuel economy no longer requires a driver to sacrifice fun, space, luxury or affordability.
Toyota has secured its place in the minds and hearts of hybrid fans with the Prius and has since continued to release new versions of its existing vehicles with hybrid powertrains. Emissions standards are forcing all automakers to improve fuel efficiency and Toyota plans to expand its hybrid development to meet those standards. The EPA […]
One of the most difficult things to get used to the first time you drive a hybrid or electric vehicle is the silence. It’s unnerving not to hear the engine, but it quickly becomes the norm, and you get used to the quiet. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is taking issue with all […]
Thirty years after they introduced the first minivan, Chrysler reinvented the segment with the introduction of the all-new 2017 Pacifica earlier this year. Now they’re adding a hybrid plug-in Pacifica to the lineup giving families the convenience of a minivan with the road trip-worthy fuel economy of a hybrid. Minivans aren’t the go-to family vehicles […]
The Prius has been the one people think of when they think of hybrids. Now, it’s the one with the most polarizing look.