Nissan

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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Nissan announces 2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid SV pricing

Motor Trend reports that the 2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid SV will carry only a small premium when it hits dealerships. The $27,180 price tag is about $1,000 more than a comparable gas-only Rogue. The Rogue Hybrid features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder gas engine and 30-kilowatt electric motor with a fuel economy rating of 33/35/34 mpg combined. Read more.

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Review: 2017 Nissan Rouge Hybrid

AutoGuide.com took a close look at the 2017 Nissan Rouge Hybrid, a crossover that aims to perform better than Nissan’s previous hybrids. The verdict: a thumbs up. AutoGuide.com says the Rogue Hybrid drives better than the traditional model and offers a boost in fuel efficiency that should make it competitive with Toyota’s RAV4 Hybrid. Read more.

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Nissan introduces Rogue Hybrid

The 2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid will offer buyers a second powertrain choice that delivers improve fuel economy (34 mpg combined) without compromising the vehicle’s performance, interior roominess or cargo space. It will be available in late 2016. Green Car Congress explains that Nissan’s advanced Intelligent Dual Clutch Control system is at the core of the Rogue Hybrid. Read more.

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Nissan Quietly Launches 2016 Murano Hybrid

HybridsCars.com reports that the 2016 Nissan Murano Hybrid is now available in the United States, but only about 600 models will be available. The hybrid version will cost buyers a $3,000 premium, but will offer better fuel economy. The Murano Hybrid is powered by a supercharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine mated to a CVT and an electric motor, bringing combined system output…

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