Hybrid

McLaren Artura specs confirmed; 500kW, 0-200km/h in 8.3

Apr 09, 2021

Back in February, McLaren unveiled a brand new hybrid supercar called the Artura. The brand describes it as setting new standards for the supercar class, promising an unrivalled combination of throttle-response, acceleration and electric-only, zero-emissions...

Mercedes-AMG confirms 480kW 2.0T hybrid, 600kW 4.0TT V8 hybrid

Apr 02, 2021

When Mercedes-Benz unveiled the all-new 2022 W206 2022 C-Class, some fans were disappointed to hear the lineup consists only of four-cylinder engines, including the next C 63 AMG version. Well, there is some redemption it...

Mazds MX-30 M Hybrid arrives in Australia, priced from $33,990

Mar 31, 2021

Mazda Australia has released prices and specifications for its new MX-30 M Hybrid, which is available in G20e Evolve, G20e Touring, and G20e Astina trim levels. The local arm also confirms an all-electric version will...

2022 Nissan GT-R ‘final edition’ to feature 530kW mild-hybrid – report

Mar 26, 2021

The almighty Nissan GT-R R35 will reportedly receive one last update before going out of service, bringing in mild-hybrid tech which will apparently help boost power to around 530kW. Think of it as an R35...

Porsche CEO confirms next-generation 718, hints 918 successor – report

Mar 24, 2021

Porsche CEO, Oliver Blume, has confirmed there will be a next-generation 718 series, but says the company is yet to decide whether the next generation of Boxster and Caymans will be powered by petrol, electricity,...

2022 Peugeot 308 debuts with 165kW plug-in hybrid

Mar 18, 2021

Say hello to the suave new 2022 Peugeot 308 hatch. It debuts some new technologies for the nameplate, while showing off a brilliant new design inside and out. The new model is based on the...

Fully electric 2023 Ford Transit Custom confirmed, with hybrid and ICE options

Mar 17, 2021

Ford has today confirmed the next-generation Transit Custom, due in 2023, will be available with a fully electric powertrain. Plug-in hybrid and hybrid models will also be available, along with traditional internal combustion engine options...

2021 Toyota Camry update announced for Australia, adds 152kW 2.5L

Mar 11, 2021

The 2021 Toyota Camry update will go on sale in Australia in April, bringing in a more powerful 2.5L petrol engine, revised styling, and enhanced features. Unfortunately for power-hungry fans, the V6 option is being...

2022 ‘W206’ Mercedes-AMG C 45 to replace C 43, 4CYL turbo

Mar 08, 2021

We already know the new 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class range comprises of only four-cylinder engines, but now we hear even the AMG versions will too. That includes the C 43 which will reportedly be renamed the...

2021 MG HS announced: Plug-in hybrid & AWD variants added

Mar 02, 2021

MG’s first plug-in hybrid vehicle has touched down in Australia, based on the MG HS. It coincides with the arrival of the updated 2021 HS range, which also includes an all-wheel drive option for the...

2022 Lexus NX leaks online; TNGA platform, 350h and 450h+ confirmed

Feb 24, 2021

The 2022 Lexus NX has leaked online, revealing the complete exterior and interior design. A new badge name ‘NX 350h’ seems to be confirmed, while a ‘450h+’ is also mentioned. A video surfaced on YouTube...

New-look 2022 Honda HR-V revealed

Feb 21, 2021

It doesn’t really look like a Honda, does it? Especially that front grille. Well it is. It’s the new generation 2022 HR-V, which will be available with a two-motor e:HEV hybrid for the first time....