Hybrid

Jeep Renegade 4xe, Compass 4xe hybrids complete winter testing

Apr 01, 2020

Jeep has just finished testing prototype versions of the upcoming new Renegade 4xe and Compass 4xe hybrid SUVs in freezing conditions within the Arctic Circle. Engineers took them on an epic drive from Italy to...

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe spotted, gets Palisade headlight design

Mar 25, 2020

Hyundai has been spotted test driving a prototype version of the all-new 2021 Santa Fe in Korea, with some revealing design details poking through. The new model is set to introduce a range of new...

Toyota LandCruiser 300 dropping 4.5 V8 diesel, 2.8 diesel arriving – report

Mar 25, 2020

Some potential information is coming through on the next-gen Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series, including word that the V8 diesel will be dropped from the range. A 2.8 turbo-diesel is also set to be introduced. It...

Aston Martin reveals new twin-turbo V6, debuts in Valhalla (video)

Mar 24, 2020

Aston Martin has confirmed and indeed unveiled its all-new engine project; a twin-turbo V6. It’s set to find use in a range of new mid-engined hybrid Aston Martin sports cars of the future, kicking off...

Aston Martin Valkyrie undergoes final tests on public roads

Mar 18, 2020

The epic Aston Martin Valkyrie testing phase has now moved to the public roads for the first time, as engineers fine-tune the hypercar ahead of first customer deliveries later this year. Aston Martin’s test driver,...

2021 Hyundai i30 sedan revealed, replaces Elantra

Mar 18, 2020

Following a teaser last week, Hyundai has now officially unveiled the 2021 Hyundai i30 sedan. In Australia, it will come in as the replacement to the Elantra. Despite a name change, the new model is...

BMW i8 production coming to an end, over 20,000 sold

Mar 17, 2020

Production of the revolutionary BMW i8 is coming to an end, six years after its initial market launch. The plug-in hybrid has helped pave the way for various developments in technology, design, efficiency, and manufacturing...

New Lotus Esprit to debut V6 hybrid, with Toyota 3.5L – report

Mar 17, 2020

Reports of a new Lotus Esprit are circulating once again, with the latest suggesting the revived supercar will come with a V6 hybrid powertrain producing over 375kW. The news stems from an Autocar report in...

Koenigsegg Gemera; 4 seats, 1270kW Freevalve hybrid powertrain

Mar 04, 2020

Sick and tired of not being able to buy a hypercar that features more than two seats? Koenigsegg has the solution. Introducing the Gemera. It’s a striking coupe that offers all of the insane speed...

Czinger 21C debuts as all-new hybrid hypercar, 1250hp (video)

Feb 23, 2020

Another day, another new supercar hits the scene. It seems. This one is from a new Californian-based manufacturer called Czinger Vehicles, debuting the 21C. The headline stats are very serious. Czinger (pronounced ‘zinger’) says it...

Toyota previews all-new compact SUV before Geneva debut

Feb 20, 2020

Toyota is preparing to unveil a new compact SUV at the 2020 Geneva Motor Show next month, and has sent out a teaser to stir some excitement. The new model is set to slot beneath...

Confirmed: 2021 Kia Sorento debuts all-new 1.6 turbo hybrid

Feb 19, 2020

It’s been confirmed, the new 2021 Kia Sorento will debut a new T-GDi 1.6 turbo hybrid powertrain, as well as an updated 2.2 turbo-diesel. The SUV will also be offered the 2.5-litre turbo-petrol T-GDi that...