Tag Archives: 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Honda plans additional hybrid vehicles

Honda introduced its next fuel-cell vehicle — the FCV Concept — at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. The vehicle, featuring a driving range of more than 300 miles and a refueling time of about 3 minutes, will be introduced in the US next year. Honda also announced that it will offer several next-generation, advanced powertrain vehicles, including a new battery-electric model and plug-in hybrid…

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Hyundai announces 2016 Sonata plug-in hybrid at Detroit Auto Show

Hyundai recently launched its first plug-in hybrid vehicle at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle will travel up to 22 miles on electric power and can recharge in as little as two and a half hours. It will go on sale later this year. Read more.

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CAFE Regulations Drive Automakers to Push Electric Cars

The NY Times reports that despite a sputtering demand for electric vehicles, automakers are continuing to make huge investments in green vehicles. The 2015 Detroit Auto Show featured a string of announcements about new electric vehicles, including a refreshed Chevrolet Volt and a plug-in hybrid version of Hyundai’s Sonata sedan. The announcements are the latest attempt to find the winning formula for electric cars…

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Mercedes announces second plug-in hybrid at Detroit Show

Mercedes debuted its newest plug-in hybrid, the C350, at the Detroit Auto Show — and it’s fast. The car sprints from zero to 60 mph in 5.9 seconds and can reach a top speed of 130 mph. Mercedes says it remains committed to hybrids and plans to introduce 10 hybrids by the end of 2017. The new C350 plug-in hybrid is the…

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