Honda planning to increase its share of hybrids by 2030Mon, 24, Oct 2016
Honda CEO Takahiro Hachigo wants more than two-thirds of the company's U.S. sales in 2030 to come from green cars such as traditional hybrids, plug-ins, fuel cell vehicles and EVs.
Mini gets a plug-in hybrid next yearMon, 17, Oct 2016
Mini will launch two electric vehicles in the next three years, starting next year with a plug-in hybrid version of the redesigned Countryman. A plug-in electric will follow in 2019 using the architecture of a current model.
New vision helps Prius bounce backSun, 16, Oct 2016
Toyota had high hopes when it brought the Prius to Mexico in 2010. After an initial flop, those hopes are finally being realized, thanks to a lower price and shrewd marketing.
Subaru spikes Crosstrek Hybrid for 2017Thu, 13, Oct 2016
The Crosstrek Hybrid, Subaru’s first production hybrid, will be discontinued for the 2017 model year. The move comes amid a slump in U.S. sales of hybrid and other alternative-energy vehicles, notably cars, as gasoline prices remain low.
Toyota recalls 340,000 Priuses globally to fix parking brake issueWed, 12, Oct 2016
Toyota is recalling around 340,000 of its latest Prius model, including 94,000 in North America, to fix a parking brake issue.