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Report: Cadillac dealers offering insane incentives for ELR

The Cadillac ELR has been suffering from slow sales and as a result, dealerships are reportedly offering some crazy incentives to shift the ELR models off of lots and to keep them from gathering dust. The Cadillac ELR might be an appealing car to look at, but it’s essentially a more hyped-up version of the […]

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Report: The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV will be different for US

Mitsubishi has been remaining fairly quiet on the new car front with many of us wondering if they’re going to even last that much longer stateside. In a recent report from AutoBlog, word is that Mitsubishi is still working on an Outlander Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle and as of now, the small Japanese automaker is trying […]

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BMW confirms the production of the i8 begins next month, plus full specifications

BMW released all of the specifications surrounding the highly-anticipated BMW i8, which is slated to begin production in April of this year, with deliveries expected to begin in June. It’s powered by a 1.5L TwinPower Turbo three-cylinder with an electric motor and lithium-ion battery. The plug-in hybrid powertrain is good for a total output of […]

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Report: 2016 Chevrolet Volt due next year with new evolutionary styling

Edmunds reports that a new Chevrolet Volt is due next year as a 2016 model, sporting some evolutionary styling changes. Rather than reinventing the wheel, Chevrolet wants to maintain the recognition of the Volt with source saying that it will be “different, but not drastically different.” The new Volt will ride on a new front-wheel […]

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Report: Mitsubishi could produce a plug-in hybrid SUV, could come stateside

Mitsubishi showcased a big collection of new concept cars at this year’s past Tokyo Auto Show in November. And unlike Mitsubishi concepts of the past, one might actually make it into production with a potential for coming stateside. The new model could be based off of the Concept GC-PHEV SUV crossover, which sported a hybrid […]

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Video: BMW explains how the i8’s hybrid system works in brief

BMW released a new video that details how the hybrid function in the i8 hybrid sports in brief with some computer-generated images. As a refresher, the 2015 BMW i8 can sprint from 0-62 mph in just 4.4 seconds with just a 1.5L TwinPower turbocharged three-banger good for 231hp and 236 lb-ft of torque. Assisting motion […]

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Mitsubishi Concept GC-PHEV

Mitsubishi teases three new concepts due at Tokyo this year

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will be showcasing their new “earth” Technology, the brand’s new generation of “advanced technologies” that are reflective of both performance and environmental efficiency, on three new concepts at this year’s 43rd Tokyo Motor Show. Two SUVs and an MPV will be taking the spotlight at the Tokyoa Motor Show: the Mitsubishi Concept […]

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Honda releases information on 2014 Accord lineup, minor updates and pricing details

Honda has officially announced to have brought some very minor changes to the 2014 model year Accord lineup, including pricing details. For the new year, the Honda Accord sedan starts at $21,955 while the coupe starts at $23,625. Additionally, we saw the introduction of the 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid Sedan, which starts at $39,780. […]

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2014 Porsche 918 Spyder at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Porsche brings its latest 918 Spyder to this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood Festival of Speed happened this past weekend. And during the events, Porsche sought to show off their latest answer to the supercar wars: the all-new 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid. Click here for more news on the Porsche 918 Spyder. Powered by a mid-mounted 4.6L V8, in combination with two electric motors powered by lithium-ion batteries, […]

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Report: More details on 2014 BMW i8 come out as it nears production, to be sold strictly as PHEV

While it may seem BMW has been teasing their i8 and i3 electric cars for years, CAR Magazine of the United Kingdom recently added to the frenzy after reporting that BMW is several steps closer to finalizing the 2014 i8 electric supercar. That said, the publication reportedly learned about the production specifications of the 2013 […]

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