Posts Tagged Hybrid
Kia has transported a Forte LPI Hybrid sedan to Europe for the first time to preview an extensive real world research programme it will undertake in 2010. Although the C-segment Forte (known as Cerato is some countries) is not marketed in Europe, next year Kia is planning to operate a global test fleet of 50 [...]
Andrea Formica, Senior Vice-President European Sales & Marketing Toyota Motor Europe, presents the European Premieres of the RAV4 2010, of the Concept FT-EV II, of the Concept FT-86, of the Auris 2010 and of the Prius PHV.Andrea Formica, Senior Vice-President European Sales & Marketing Toyota Motor Europe, presents the World Premiere of the Auris Hybrid.
At the eightieth edition of the Geneva International Motor show (4-14 March 2010), Italdesign Giugiaro is introducing Emas, a family of low environmental impact cars that is set to revolutionise traditional segmentation in the car market. The design, created with the Malaysian manufacturer PROTON is based on a plug-in hybrid drive system designed with Lotus [...]
The Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid has passed its most unusual task by now with flying colours in preparation for the Nürburgring 24 hour race on 15/16 May: AT&T Williams Formula 1 pilot Nico Hülkenberg tested the orange and white liveried racing 911 on the Nürburgring Nordschleife in the lead up to the third round [...]
Audi will begin series production of the A6 hybrid, its second hybrid model after the Q5 hybrid quattro. The A6 hybrid employs an efficient parallel hybrid concept: Its combustion engine, a 155 kW (211 hp) 2.0 TFSI, works together with an electric motor that delivers 33 kW (45 hp) and 211 Nm (155.63 lb-ft) of [...]
A slew of vehicle safety systems are being showcased by Mercedes-Benz. The German premium car maker has created an Experimental Safety Vehicle, the ESF 2009 which is based on the upcoming S400 Hybrid. It is their first vehicle of this nature since the ESV 24 which was introduced at the 1974 Geneva Motor Show
In the V60 Plug-in Hybrid the driver chooses the preferred driving mode via three buttons …
Hybrid concept sports car unveiled at the Tokyo Auto Salon on January 15, 2010. Open top 4WD concept is based on the discontinued Toyota MR2 and packs a 392bhp. See it here in action.