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Toyota Prius Sept 2015 02

New Toyota Prius Unveiled

Toyota have taken the wraps off the fourth generation new Toyota Prius, ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show.

The new model builds on the strengths and achievements of its predecessors and is set to establish new benchmarks in fuel economy, emissions and efficiency. Each successive Prius has delivered improvements in these areas, but the new model is aiming to make the biggest leap yet in performance.

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Concept-S

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Concept-S First Photos

Building upon the success of the highly popular Outlander PHEV (plug-in hybrid), Mitsubishi have revealed a new sharper designed concept called the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Concept-S. Designed as a special version of the standard Outlander PHEV, the Concept-S sports a dramatically restyled exterior and, according to Mitsubishi, a refined interior too. Sadly, the only photos …

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Volvo XC90 - recharging plug in hybrid PHEV

Volvo XC90 Renewed, Premiered and Plug-in Hybrid

Months of speculation ended today after Volvo Cars unveiled its all-new Volvo XC90, delivering on its promise to introduce a visually striking, premium quality seven-seat SUV with world leading safety features, new powertrain technologies, an unrivalled combination of power and fuel efficiency and a superlative interior finish. In photos and on paper at least, the …

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Lexus IS 300h Executive Edition

Lexus Update IS 300h Model Range with New Executive Spec

Lexus is adding to it’s range of hybrids with the latest incarnation of the IS 300h. The new Executive Edition model features the same specification as the current Luxury model with the addition of leather upholstery and Lexus’ Navigation system. The new model’s price is from £29,995 OTR (on-the-road) and Lexus say it represents £3,390 …

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Africa to UK on one tank of fuel challenge

Africa to Goodwood FoS with Just One Tank of Fuel and a Hybrid

A standard, British-registered Mercedes-Benz E 300 BlueTEC HYBRID has driven from Africa to the UK non-stop on one tank of fuel. British journalist Andrew Frankel was behind the adventure. Averaging 73.6 mpg (3.1 l/100 km), the journey took him from Tangier in Northern Africa to the UK, visiting two continents, four countries and three time …

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