Tag Archives: Geneva Motor Show

Volvo to launch S60 next week in Charleston

Volvo has begun to unveil its new models stateside, with the 2019 S60 sedan expected to have its debut on June 20. The model, which is expected to have plug-in hybrid powertrain options in the future, is produced at the automaker’s new South Carolina facility in Charleston. According to Motor Authority, the new S60 will be a “scaled-down version of…

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Volvo introduces its PHEV Polestar 1

Volvo’s Polestar has unveiled its first plug-in hybrid at the Geneva Motor Show. The PHEV, known as the Polestar 1, has 93 miles of all-electric range which is one of the longest all electric ranges available. The Polestar 1 has dual electric motors in combination with a four-cylinder gasoline engine. Green Car Congress has an in-depth look at the Polestar’s…

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Lexus unveils new UX250h hybrid SUV in Geneva

Lexus reached a milestone this week with its reveal of its new hybrid crossover vehicle. The Lexus UX250h is slightly shorter than the Lexus RX crossover, but other changes are less obvious. The hybrid has all wheel-drive, and is powered by dual electric motors in combination with a gas motor and nickel metal-hydride battery. One interesting feature- the UX250h is…

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Hyundai Santa Fe with hybrid and plug-in powertrains to be available

At the Geneva Auto Show this week, Hyundai announced its new hybrid Santa Fe models. The popular compact SUV will launch with both hybrid and plug-in variations, to be released around next year. Hyundai recently launched the Santa Fe in Europe, though it’s been a popular choice in the United States for years. The hybrid version adds to Hyundai’s deep…

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Production-level CR-V hybrid to be introduced at the Geneva Motor Show

Honda plans to unveil its updated CR-V hybrid at the Geneva Motor Show next week. The all-new CR-V will feature a 2.0 liter i-VTEC Atkinson gasoline engine alongside two electric motors. This is Honda’s second time introducing the CR-V hybrid in Europe. The automaker initially debuted a pre-production CR-V hybrid at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. This year’s model is…

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