1:04 a.m. Oct. 5, 2020
- By Andy Bornhop
A first look at the new electric Volkswagen ID.4 It has a 250-mile range and free charging for three years. Look for it in early 2021Volkswagen sees the future as electric, and its first EV in the U.S. is a compact 5-seat crossover SUV called the ID.4
1:04 a.m. Sept. 30, 2020
- By Autotrader
What’s it like to drive the new Polestar 2? A performance-oriented electric car that’s very similar to the Tesla Model 3, we applied it to the sinewy curves of California’s Mulholland HighwayIf you think electric cars are boring, you haven’t driven a Polestar 2.
1:03 a.m. Sept. 23, 2020
- By Christian Wardlaw
What is a mild hybrid? Electric-assist, not electric power; here’s how they work Here’s the story behind these fuel-savers, and some of the vehicles using the technologyMild hybrid electric vehicles? Do we really need another acronym? Here’s what to know about MHEVs
1:05 a.m. Sept. 14, 2020
- By Richard Homan
A plug-in hybrid Jeep is coming. Check out the Wrangler 4xe The plug-in hybrid combination results in good power, strong fuel economy and a Wrangler like no otherAs Jeep commits to a smarter and greener world, it makes perfect sense that a plug-in hybrid Wrangler would come along.
1:05 a.m. Sept. 9, 2020
- By Nick Kurczewski
Toyota doubles down on hydrogen fuel cell tech with a redesign of the Mirai The 2021 Mirai stands out in a crowd, but still lacks infrastructure. How do fuel cell cars compare to electrics?Toyota’s not giving up on the technology, even though hydrogen fuel cell vehicles haven’t enthralled car shoppers.
1:04 a.m. Aug. 12, 2020
- By Christian Wardlaw
Everything you need to know about plug-in hybrids If you’re in the market for a new car, take a serious look at PHEVs, and see if it’s right for youPHEVs have extra-large battery packs so you can drive longer distances and at freeway speeds solely on electricity.
1:03 a.m. July 7, 2020
- By Matthew Degen
Ford’s new Escape PHEV gets an eye-popping 100 MPGe Its one formidable competitor, the plug-in Toyota RAV4, goes on sale this summerThanks to its larger battery pack, the Ford Escape Plug-in Hybrid leads its class for fuel efficiency.
1:05 a.m. June 29, 2020
- By Matt DeLorenzo
5 auto tech features that improve fuel efficiency Shop for these technologies in your next car, they can save you plenty of money in the long runDon’t overpay at the pump: look for a car with these gas and money-saving features.