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Jaguar XE :: diesel engine details revealed

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The Jaguar XE sedan’s all-new diesel engine will consume less fuel than a Toyota Prius and produce almost as much torque as the brand’s F-Type sports car. The British luxury car maker today confirmed the XE will initially be available with two tunes of Jaguar Land Rover’s new ‘Ingenium’ 2.0-litre four-cylinder diesel engine. The first [...]

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

1. 2015 Subaru Outback 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 4. 2015 Lexus NX 200t 5. 2015 Dodge Challenger 6. 2014 BMW X5 7. 2014 Honda CR-V 8. 2014 Toyota Prius 9. 2015 Honda Fit 10. 2014 Mazda3

Next Toyota Prius coming in 60-mpg 'Eco Grade' version?

There's some mystery surrounding the fuel economy level of the next-generation Toyota Prius. The closest we've had to an official number is 55 miles per gallon, which was hinted at by Toyota Motor Corporation's managing officer, Satoshi Ogiso, last year. Show More Summary

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

1. 2015 Subaru Outback 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2014 Honda CR-V 4. 2015 Lexus RX 350 5. 2014 Toyota Prius 6. 2015 Honda Fit 7. 2014 Ram 1500 8. 2014 Mazda3 9. 2015 Lexus NX 200t 10. 2014 Jeep...

I Drove Toyota’s Car Of The Future And It Was Boring

While Tesla is getting everyone excited about the idea of sexy electric cars in every driveway, Toyota has been working on a different technological roadmap: the carmaker that made the hybrid category with the Prius thinks that the next generation of cars will be fueled by hydrogen, and it’s going to beat everyone to market with a model coming next year. Read More

Watch A Prius Flip Out Of The Way To Avoid Ruining A Replica Bugatti

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Driving a vintage car, even a replica on public roads is always a bit scary. All it takes is one barreling minivan to just go about and ruin everything. So when said minivan barreled into a Toyota Prius, the squidgy hybrid valiantly flipped from its designated path, right before it smashed into a re-created Bugatti Type 35B. Read more...

BMW i3 Sales Are Surprisingly Strong

This is not your local electricity provider’s Nissan Leaf. It is not your eclectic neighbour’s Chevrolet Volt. It is not your own personal Toyota Prius Plug-In. The BMW i3 has a base price of $42,300 (destination and handling included) and is driven up to $46,150 with a range-extending 647cc 2-cylinder. Show More Summary

2014 Toyota Prius Review

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

"The 2014 Toyota Prius hybrid is spacious and its extreme efficiency is impressive, but you have to put up with a noisy, bumpy ride and an interior that's showing its age," said reviewer Mike Hanley. Check out Hanley's review...

2014 Toyota Prius Video

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

If we said the Toyota Prius hybrid is as remarkable as any ol' Ferrari or Lamborghini, some of you might be dismissive, to put it politely. But reviewer Mike Hanley argues that, in its fifth year, the fuel-sipping 2014...

Future Mainstream Automotive Tech, Poll Results

The first hybrid sold in America? If you said the Toyota Prius you’d be be wrong. Seven months before the Prius went on sale in the US, Honda introduced the 2-seat 3-door 3-cylinder Insight hybrid in December 1999. For perspective, in 1999 GM produced 457 of the second generation EV1s. In...

Why Hybrid and Electric Cars Have Lost Their Spark

The Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt, Toyota Prius, BMW i3, and other electrified cars were projected to take over an ever-increasing chunk of the auto market. Only sales have gone flat in 2014. What happened?

2014 Toyota Prius C Review

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Two and a half years after its introduction to our market, the Toyota Prius C has clearly established itself as the most popular model in the Japanese brand’s dedicated hybrid family. Australia’s smallest and cheapest hybrid outsells the seven-seat Prius V two to one, and more than triples sales of the regular Prius small car. [...]

Poll: Which Vehicle Technology Will Become Mainstream Within Two Decades?

Toyota first began selling the Prius hybrid in Japan in December 1997 — nearly 20 years ago. This form of hybrid is now mainstream, cars from many manufacturers offer some form of hybrid. In all these an internal combustion engine (ICE) comes on the drive the wheels, as needed. Batteries are...

The Honda Insight Is Dead: Here’s Why

More than two years after American Honda last produced meaningful sales volume with its first Insight, a second Insight arrived to tackle the Toyota Prius head-on. Only it didn’t, because it couldn’t. The Insight’s death was reported here at the end of last month. Show More Summary

Video: Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid…To Plug In Or Not?

With the Prius Plug-In, Toyota now offers the ability to drive up to 11 all-electric miles, though this ad makes it clear you don't have to plug in Video: Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid…To Plug In Or Not? was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.

2014 Toyota Prius Real-World Cargo Space

Compared to its midsize sedan hybrid competitors, the Toyota Prius hatchback's cargo space is a winner with 21.6 cubic feet of cargo space behind the folding backseat, a feature some sedans lose in their transformation to a hybrid. Throw in...

Ford and Hyundai Are Both Working on Prius-Killing Hybrid Cars

The internet is abuzz with news that Ford and Hyundai are currently working on new dedicated hybrid models that will compete with the top-selling Toyota Prius. Both Ford and Hyundai do currently offer hybrid models, but none of them have been designed from

Ford Plans Hybrid to Rival Prius

Ford plans to release a new hybrid vehicle in 2018 to compete against the Toyota Prius and help the Detroit automaker meet federal mileage standards, according to media reports. The Ford hybrid, beginning as a 2019 model-year car, could eventually be offered with several different body styles and different versions of the car’s gasoline-elecrtic drivetrain, […]

Audi A3 e-tron: Australian Hands-On

Hybrid petrol-electric cars are evolving at a rapid pace, but early examples like Toyota’s Prius weren’t as earth-changing and fuel-saving as we’d all hoped. Ingolstadt is taking care of that last point, though — it doesn’t want to be...Show More Summary

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