Electric Vehicles

2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, Plug-In Show Off Fresh Look for Chicago

By Fred Meier on February 8, 2018

CARS.COM Competes with: Kia Optima Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid, Toyota Camry Hybrid, Honda Accord Hybrid, Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid, Ford Fusion Hybrid and Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid Looks... Read More
Toyota's Fuel-Cell Concept Shows Zero Emissions Doesn't Mean Zero Fun

By Fred Meier on February 5, 2018

CARS.COM —  The name Fine-Comfort Ride may sound as sedate as an Avalon, but Toyota's wavy-shaped, deep-plum-colored fuel-cell concept is more wild than mild. Toyota used the... Read More
Jaguar Hopes to Spark Interest With 2019 I-Pace EV Reveal

By Fred Meier on February 2, 2018

CARS.COM —  Jaguar will unveil the production version of its 2019 I-Pace battery electric SUV on March 1 at an event ahead of its March 6 debut at the 2018 Geneva International M... Read More
2018 Nissan Leaf's EPA-Rated Range Bests Estimate, Barely

By Fred Meier on January 29, 2018

CARS.COM —  Nissan's redesigned 2018 Leaf electric hatchback's range on a charge has been EPA-rated at 151 miles - 1 mile more than Nissan's first estimates when it u... Read More
Eco-Friendly Car of the Year: 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV

By Fred Meier on January 17, 2018

Chevrolet's Bolt EV electric hatchback is a zero-emissions vehicle that's a real car for real people at a realistic price. It gets 238 miles of EPA-rated range on a charge, and it costs ... Read More
Kia Unveils Niro EV Concept With 238-Mile Range at CES

By Fred Meier on January 9, 2018

CARS.COM — Kia used the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show this week to unveil a concept for a Niro electric vehicle with an estimated 238-mile range as well as to show off new vehicle technol... Read More
Hyundai Unveils Nexo Fuel-Cell SUV With New Driver Aids at CES

By Fred Meier on January 8, 2018

CARS.COM — Hyundai today unveiled what it calls the "technology flagship" of its green-car portfolio, a dedicated hydrogen fuel-cell SUV named Nexo, at the 2018 Consumer Electron... Read More
Kia Teases Electric Niro Concept to Debut at CES

By Fred Meier on January 4, 2018

CARS.COM — Kia today released a series of not-so-shadowy teaser images of an all-electric Niro concept that it will unveil on Monday at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas... Read More
Tesla Rain-Sensing Wipers Use Neural Net to Catch Raindrops

By Brian Normile on January 3, 2018

CARS.COM — Thanks to recent updates, keeping your Tesla car's windshield clean is going to be easier than ever with minimal driver input. Tesla's latest software updates for s... Read More
15 Cars Pushin' Up Daisies in 2018

By Patrick Masterson on December 28, 2017

CARS.COM — The end of the year always gets us feeling a little nostalgic for the journey we've been on over the past 365 days. So much laughter! So many tears! All of it bundled in a l... Read More