Hybrids

To Honor Earth Day, Check Out These Fuel-Sippers

By Matt Schmitz on April 22, 2016


CARS.COM — Fuel economy has taken a bit of a beating lately. Amid months of low gas prices, sales of gas-hogging SUVs and pickup trucks are up as car buyers feel less pain at the pump. But today is Earth… Read More

To Honor Earth Day, Check Out These Fuel-Sippers

By Matt Schmitz on April 22, 2016

CARS.COM — Fuel economy has taken a bit of a beating lately. Amid months of low gas prices, sales of gas-hogging SUVs and pickup trucks are up as car buyers feel less pain at the pump. But today is Earth… Read More

Honda Charges Ahead With Clarity Fuel Cell, Electric, Hybrid Lineup

By Matt Schmitz on April 21, 2016

CARS.COM — The future of Honda's Clarity Fuel Cell vehicle is coming into focus. The automaker announced today that the next generation of its hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle will arrive in the U.S. later this year for the 2017 model year,… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Volt: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on April 21, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet redesigned its plug-in Volt for 2016, and although the new Volt's greater range and fuel economy are big news, so too is its backseat. For 2016, the Volt has five seats, instead of four, with a new… Read More

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on April 21, 2016

Competes with: Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, Toyota Camry Hybrid, Ford Fusion Hybrid, Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid Looks like: The 2016 Accord with fancier headlights and uglier wheels Drivetrain: Gasoline-electric hybrid; 212-horsepower, 2.0-liter four-cylinder; front-wheel drive Hits dealers: Spring 2016 CARS.COM — Honda… Read More

2017 Acura NSX Review

By Joe Bruzek on April 19, 2016

CARS.COM — With a gaggle of hybrid gas-electric technology stuffed under its angrily shaped body panels, the 2017 Acura NSX offers a wholly unique driving experience. Find out more in my review.… Read More

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Video

By Bill Jackson on April 15, 2016

CARS.COM — Toyota has revised its compact RAV4 SUV for 2016, with the highlights being a new, sportier SE version as well as a hybrid version. All models get sleeker, more angular styling and beefed-up sound insulation. Watch the video… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Volt Video

By Kelsey Mays on April 13, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet redesigned its plug-in Volt for 2016 with more conventional exterior styling, better range and an interior with five seats instead of four. But will the update be enough to get people to look past cheap gas prices?… Read More

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Ford's Driverless Cars Aren't

By Matt Schmitz on April 12, 2016

CARS.COM — KITT from the Knight Rider TV show of the '80s was a Pontiac Trans Am, but in the age of autonomous cars the real "night rider" is a Ford Fusion Hybrid. In an announcement today, Ford shed some… Read More

2016 Toyota Prius Earns Five-Star Safety Rating

By Jennifer Geiger on April 12, 2016

CARS.COM — Toyota's popular hybrid was redesigned for 2016; along with its wild exterior styling, the new Prius also gets better safety ratings than the outgoing model. The 2016 Prius earned five stars from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,… Read More

2016 Toyota Prius Photo Gallery

By Jennifer Geiger on April 8, 2016

CARS.COM — Toyota's wedgy hybrid always has had a distinctive style; for 2016 the Prius is redesigned with a striking new look. The 2016 Prius is wider, lower and a couple inches longer than its predecessor; it adopts cues from… Read More