Posts from ‘Hybrids’
Building on the concept – and performance – of the previous Panamera 4 E-Hybrid is the 2018 Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid displayed at the New York Auto Show.
Porsche — which has had great success with its SUVs – “expands” the capabilities of its Panamera to add some of the utility normally reserved for its crossovers.
Honda’s redesigned Clarity Fuel Cell debuted earlier this year as a 2017 model, at which time it was announced that electric and plug-in hybrid versions would soon be available. And true to its word, Honda introduced those models at the New York Auto Show.
It’s still not often you see the words “Sport” and “Hybrid” in the same sentence – let alone in the same name – but the concept is growing in popularity. And few companies are leveraging the principle of using an electric motor’s instant low-speed torque to augment the high-end power of a gas engine as thoroughly as Acura.
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring
Class: Midsize Car
Miles Driven: 325
Fuel Used: 7.6 gallons
Class: Premium Midsize Crossover
Miles Driven: 710
Fuel Used: 22.9 gallons
2017 Nissan Rogue SL AWD HEV
Class: Compact Crossover
Miles Driven: 100
Fuel Used: 3.4 gallons