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Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV catches on in Canada

Mitsubishi’s crossover plug-in hybrid entered the Canadian market only this past year, but the vehicle has already sold more units per annum than any other PHEV to enter the country. The automaker sold over 5000 units of its Outlander PHEV in the first eleven months of 2018, and expects to move notable volumes in 2019. Read more.

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Top PHEV in Europe: the Mitsubishi Outlander

The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is a compact crossover hybrid that has proved surprisingly popular abroad, according to Aaron Bragman at Cars. The hybrid comes equipped with dual electric motors alongside a 2L four-cylinder engine and 12kW lithium-ion battery pack. The powertrain leads the hybrid to 310 miles of combined and 22 miles of electric-only range. Interestingly, the PHEV derives…

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2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV hits the States

Mitsubishi’s Outlander PHEV is the first major non-luxury crossover PHEV in the United States, with two electric motors alongside a four-cylinder engine. The 2018 model offers three modes: full electric, parallel hybrid, and series hybrid, with the vehicle switching between the modes automatically (as the driver selects various battery modes). Auto Blog’s Joel Stocksdale says, “if you’ve been wanting a…

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Hybrids to watch in 2018

Hybrid automakers are releasing a new set of feature-filled models throughout 2018. Both regular hybrids and PHEVs are being offered at competitive prices, with many PHEVs still eligible for a plug-in electric vehicle tax credit. Of the models to look out for, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and Kia Niro are standouts. Jeep is also releasing a hybrid version of its…

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