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January 2019 Plug-In Hybrid Sales Report

A little over 17,000 plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles were sold in January 2019. For plug-in hybrids, Honda sold the highest number of cars for the month, selling 1192 of its Clarity PHEV. Toyota had the second highest selling plug-in hybrid nameplate for the month—the automaker sold 1123 units of its Prius Prime. For full electric vehicles, Tesla continued to…

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Best Hybrid, PHEV, EV deals for November 2018

Green Car Reports has published its monthly round-up of best deals on hybrid and electrified vehicles. For full hybrids, the Ford Fusion continues to be the most attractively priced. The vehicle is on offer for $179/mth for thirty-six months with a little over $3000 due at signing. For plug-in hybrids, the Honda Clarity and Chevy Volt are both competitively priced,…

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Renault to launch three hybrid options in 2020

Renault is set to launch electrified versions of its most popular vehicles. According to a new article in Reuters, the French automaker will debut plug-in versions of the Captur mini-SUV and Megane hatchback alongside a full hybrid Clio in 2020. The company also plans to launch a K-ZE electric vehicle in China next year—the vehicle is meant to be a…

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Pricing for 2019 Rouge Hybrid announced

Nissan has announced pricing for its 2019 Rogue Hybrid Crossover. The vehicle will start at $27,600, a $2800 increase on the non-hybrid version. The 2019 Rogue Hybrid employs a dual clutch system alongside one motor. The 2019 Rogue Hybrid has an EPA rating of 33/35/34 for front wheel drive models, and 31/34/33 for all wheel drive models. This compares to…

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Nissan will expand HEV and PHEV offerings

Nissan has announced it will augment its line-up to include hybrids and plug-in hybrids in the near future. Currently, Nissan’s main green model is its full-electric Leaf EV, which has been a strong seller in recent years. Nissan is also projecting 35% of its European sales will be of electrified vehicles by 2025, according to an article by CTV News.…

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Kelley Blue Book names Nissan Rogue Hybrid to top ten

Kelley Blue Book has named Nissan’s 2018 Rogue Hybrid to its list of most fuel-efficient SUVs for 2018. The front-wheel drive version of the vehicle has an EPA estimated 34 mpg, while the all-wheel drive version attains 35mpg. Both models carry 176 horsepower. The Rogue Hybrid is a five passenger vehicle available with two trim levels, in addition to a…

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Nissan’s 2018 Rogue Hybrid hits stores

Nissan has reintroduced the 2018 Rogue hybrid with a few upgraded features. The Rogue Hybrid is offered in a variety of layouts, with the all-wheel drive version carrying an EPA rated mileage of 31/34/33 mpg, while the front-wheel drive version has a 33/35/34 rating. The Rogue hybrid MY18 will be offered primarily in the Western and Mid-Atlantic regions of the…

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New Altima reportedly will have a hybrid powertrain

The 2019 Nissan Altima may debut at the New York Auto Show with a hybrid powertrain. According to Car Scoops, the 2019 Altima will be a prime feature at the March 28 Auto Show in New York. The hybrid version will be offered with a CVT automatic transmission, among other specs. The new model may debut alongside the redesign of…

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Kia Optima Hybrid Priced to Sell

The Kia Optima hybrid leads Green Car Reports monthly round-up of the best deals on hybrids and fuel efficient cars for February 2018. The Optima Hybrid currently comes with $5,000 in factory cashback, along with other strong financing incentives. Among PHEVs, the Chevy Bolt EV is an attractive leasing option, while the Kia Soul EV and 2018 Nissan Leaf are…

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INFINITI Motor Company plans new hybrid and electric models for 2021

According to its CEO, INFINITI will release all new models for 2021–both hybrid and full electric. The new hybrid models feature a combination of Nissan’s electric know-how with the simplicity of a dual gasoline engine / battery set-up. Nissan expects these new models to contribute to the green-ing of its sales mix, with 50% of all vehicles sold expected to…

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