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Tag : PHEV

2019 BMW 3 Series Plug-in Hybrid specs revealed

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Following the global reveal of the new generation BMW 3 Series, the forthcoming plug-in hybrid is shown as offering a 45-mile electric range, low CO2 and … Read More »

First Drive: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Does Mitsubishi’s latest reworking of the popular plug-in make it any better? Jonathan Musk finds out…

Hyundai confirms hybrid and PHEV for new Santa Fe

4 months ago / 0 comments

Hyundai has confirmed hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrains will be added to the Santa Fe SUV.

Fiat Chrysler to phase out diesel by 2021

5 months ago / 0 comments

Fiat Chrysler has become the latest carmaker to call time on diesels in Europe with plans to ditch diesels across its car line-up by 2021, citing … Read More »

First Drive: Range Rover P400e Plug-in Hybrid

5 months ago / 0 comments

Range Rover reckons 20% of customers are already opting for the PHEV, Jonathan Musk finds out why…

Porsche adds plug-in power to new Cayenne

6 months ago / 0 comments

Porsche has added plug-in hybrid power to the Cayenne SUV model range.

Volvo reveals new XC40 T5 plug-in hybrid

6 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo Cars has revealed the new XC40 T5 Twin Engine amidst plans for fully electric cars to make up 50% of its sales by 2025.

Battery-powered cars observe sales slump

7 months ago / 0 comments

In the first two months of 2018, fewer than 1,000 battery electric vehicles were sold in the UK – 34% less than in the same period … Read More »

ALD proves PHEVs work for fleets

7 months ago / 0 comments

Almost three quarters of ultra-low emission vehicle registrations last year were plug-in hybrids (PHEVs), according to SMMT data, and awareness and interest among businesses and drivers … Read More »

PSA to electrify across all brands and reenter US market

9 months ago / 0 comments

PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has confirmed that every model of PSA vehicle will be offered with electrification as an option, at the Automotive News World … Read More »

ICFM warns not to adopt “loophole” PHEVs

9 months ago / 0 comments

Sensible deployment of plug-in hybrid cars to ensure they’re fit for purpose is a must for fleets looking to transition to ULEVs.

Volvo confirms plug-in hybrid XC40 for Q4 2018

9 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo UK has confirmed the plug-in hybrid version of its new XC40 crossover will be gradually rolled out Q4 2018.

50% Toyota global sales to be electrified by 2030

10 months ago / 0 comments

Toyota estimates half of the company’s global sales will be electrified by 2030.

Don’t be too quick to ditch diesel, fleets warned

10 months ago / 0 comments

Diesel is still likely to be the most environmentally responsible solution for fleets, FleetCheck has warned, adding that plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) require ‘significant policy changes’ before … Read More »

PHEVs now “over 25%” of 3 Series Fleet volume

11 months ago / 0 comments

BMW is aiming to double sales of the 530e plug-in hybrid in 2018, following a year where the 330e will have taken “well over a quarter” … Read More »

Jeep confirms plug-in hybrid power for new Wrangler

11 months ago / 0 comments

Jeep‘s new Wrangler will include plug-in hybrid power, the American company has confirmed.

More electric range for BMW i8 Coupé and Roadster introduced

11 months ago / 0 comments

BMW has revealed the production version of the new i8 Roadster and new Coupé at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

Electric Corsa to debut in 2020 under Vauxhall turnaround plans

12 months ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall, and sibling Opel, is to debut a next-generation electric Corsa and a plug-in hybrid version of its Grandland X crossover by 2020 under post-takeover plans … Read More »

Honda enhances its future of EVs and plug-in hybrids

12 months ago / 0 comments

Honda has confirmed its future line up will include more hybrid vehicles and, for the first time, plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle (EV) models from here … Read More »

Fleet misuse of PHEVs revealed in TMC analysis

1 year ago / 0 comments

Businesses deploying plug-in hybrids without assessing their suitability for fleet operation could be in for a nasty surprise on running costs.

Today in Fleet – Wednesday 16 August

1 year ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet… Thrifty signs up to ICFM’s Corporate Investment Programme Thrifty Car & Van Rental has become the latest company to sign … Read More »

Kia debuts two plug-in hybrid models

2 years ago / 1 comments

Kia will add two new plug-in hybrid models to its line-up later this year, both offering sub-50g/km CO2 emissions.