Review of Polestar 1 with a starting price of $156,500 is a two-door plug-in hybrid coupe. Read more https://www.edmunds.com/polestar/1/
“Ford is extending its European plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) trial to Cologne. The study, which is also testing Ford PHEVs on the streets of London and Valencia, Spain, aims to better analyse and show the real-world benefits of such vehicles for the environment and for commercial vehicle owners and operators.” Read more https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/10/20191028-ford.html
“The newest Golf is digitalized, networked, predictive, intuitively operated and electrified, with five hybrid versions from mild to plug-in.” Read more https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/10/20191024-golf.html
A new Honda Fit was unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show. It has a new hybrid powertrain and completely new design. Read more https://motorillustrated.com/new-honda-fit-unveiled-at-tokyo-motor-show/36972/
“2020 Jazz will be launched in Europe with hybrid technology as its sole powertrain. Autocar first reported the move in March, and in September this year, Honda affirmed that its bestselling model in the UK would only be offered with petrol-electric hybrid engines.” Read more https://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/motor-shows-tokyo-motor-show/new-hybrid-only-honda-jazz-unveiled
Volvo offers free electricity for their plug-in hybrid buyers. Read more https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1125564_volvo-is-paying-plug-in-hybrid-drivers-for-all-the-electricity-they-use
“Toyota announced it would extend its hybrid battery warranty from 8 years/100,000 miles to 10 years/150,000 miles on all 2020 hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and fuel-cell vehicles.” The Car Connection has the story. Read more.
“The Toyota RAV4 will soon get a plug – for the third time. Toyota will be offering a plug-in hybrid version of the very popular RAV4 SUV beginning in the 2021 model year.” For the full story at Inside EVs, read more.
Subaru and Toyota have reached an agreement to rollout additional Subaru models featuring Toyota’s hybrid system. The partnership debuted with the Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid, and following the vehicle’s success, the two automakers will release additional vehicles. Toyota and Subaru will “jointly develop the next-generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ,” and jointly develop a “platform dedicated to battery-electric vehicles.” Green Car…
BMW has launched a plug-in hybrid version of its X1 vehicle in Europe, according to Motor 1. The vehicle, named the X1 xDrive25e, features a 1.5L 3-cyinder engine in combination with specially designed dual electric motors, pushing the system to a combined output of 220hp and 284lb-ft of torque. The X1 PHEV has an all-electric range of 35 miles, and…