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Hybrids

How Fuel-Efficient Is the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid?

By Jennifer Geiger on July 19, 2017

CARS.COM — Minivans are known for their people- and stuff-hauling chops, not their fuel efficiency. Opting for one forces families to choose convenience over gas mileage — but not wi... Read More
2017 Toyota Prius Prime Video Review

By Jennifer Geiger on June 29, 2017

CARS.COM — Toyota's Prius was redesigned for 2016, and for 2017 the automaker redesigned the plug-in version, called the Prius Prime. Although the Prime is quirky in the driving depart... Read More
2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid Vs. 2017 Toyota Prius: Who's the King of Fuel Economy?

By Brian Wong on June 16, 2017

CARS.COM — Hyundai has not been shy with its introduction of the 2017 Ioniq Hybrid, boldly proclaiming that the "world didn't need another hybrid, it needed a better hybrid" ... Read More
2018 Buick LaCrosse Gets Mild Hybrid, Lower Base Price

By Fred Meier on June 5, 2017

CARS.COM — A mild hybrid four-cylinder model is back for the Buick LaCrosse as the new base powertrain for 2018 models going on sale this fall. It brings a new lower starting price fo... Read More
2017 Hyundai Ioniq: What Does This Button Do?

By Aaron Bragman on April 26, 2017

CARS.COM — We just tested the new 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and Hyundai Ioniq Electric, the automaker's answer to the Toyota Prius' dominance of the fuel-effici... Read More
What's New From Honda for 2017?

By Cars.com Staff on April 18, 2017

CARS.COM — Honda continues to grow its Civic lineup with the addition of two performance-oriented versions of the car: the Si and Type R. On the other end of the automotive spectrum, ... Read More
Top 10 Best MPG Bang for Your Buck

By Joe Wiesenfelder on April 17, 2017

CARS.COM — Fuel prices remain quite low, which has cooled demand for efficient vehicles on economic grounds, but some shoppers remain interested in decreasing their carbon footprint by buy... Read More
Honda Clarity Plug-Ins Review: First Impressions and Photo Galleries

By Fred Meier on April 12, 2017

CARS.COM — Honda unveiled two plug-in Clarity models — a plug-in hybrid and battery electric — that extend the Clarity Fuel Cell car into a line of alternative-fuel Clarity car... Read More
Consumer Review of the Week: 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid

By Patrick Masterson on April 7, 2017

CARS.COM — Ford introduced the Fusion Hybrid as a way for buyers to save fuel safely wrapped in the skin of a mid-size sedan, eschewing the shout-out-loud looks of a typical hybrid. The co... Read More
2011-2014 Hyundai Sonata, 2011-2015 Sonata Hybrid: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on March 16, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 980,000 model-year 2011-14 Hyundai Sonata sedans and model-year 2011-15 Sonata Hybrids The Problem: The seat belt linkages for both front seat b... Read More