2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Sneak Peak

Hybrid SUV Blog

For years, the Toyota Highlander Hybrid has been the go-to hybrid crossover for well-heeled suburbanites who were too embarrassed to drive a minivan. Set to go on sale sometime in late 2013 or early 2014, the new Highlander was designed to be “a mid-size SUV with No Sacrifice”.

2012 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Update

Hybrid SUV Blog

2012 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review. The Toyota Highlander got a mid-cycle makeover last year (2011) that included changes to its front-end look such as a new hood, grill, headlights, and chrome accented black rocker panels. Toyota Highlander

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Toyota Hybrid Breakthrough! One-mile EV Range Highlander Hybrid!

Plugs and Cars

AutoBlogGreen has the details on the '08 Highlander, and it includes an EV mode! Toyota could deliver a plug-in hybrid highlander, get 20 miles all-electric and 75 mpg using NiMH today! We need to be able to buy plug-in hybrids and electric cars now with the technology we have, not he technology we wish we had. Tags: highlander hybrid electric cars plug-in hybrid fuel cell toyota Lithium NiMH

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2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Will Be U.S. Made, Says Toyota

Green Car Reports

Buy a gasoline 2012 Toyota Highlander crossover in the U.S., Opt for the more fuel efficient 2012 Toyota Highlander Hybrid model, and your car will have been made a third of the way around the world in Japan. and the chances are it will have been made at Toyota’s Princetown factory in Indiana. Not for much longer, says Toyota Motor North

‘09 Escape Vs. ‘09 Highlander

Hybrid SUV Blog

Head To Head: 2009 Ford Escape hybrid vs 2009 Toyota Highlander hybrid. In comparison, the price out the door for a 2009 hybrid Toyota Highlander really depends on how many options or which package you select. Essentially, the base Highlander starts where the Escape leaves off.

What’s New With The 2009 Highlander Hybrid?

Hybrid SUV Blog

If you are in the market for a brand spankin’ new hybrid SUV with the ability to haul all your friends, your toys and still not spend a fortune at the pump, the 2009 Toyota Highlander hybrid is a great pick. Priced from $34,700 to $41,020, this sister to the conventionally fueled Highlander doesn’t vary much in terms of style and options from its counterpart. When comparing a gas-only Highlander to a hybrid version, the main difference lies under the hood.

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Soot and Spin: Two Plug-in Paradoxes

Plugs and Cars

Required reading: Bill Moore's EVWorld review and Martin Zimmerman's LA Times piece about their test drives of the Toyota Plug-in Prius and the hydrogen fuel cell Highlander FCHV. Bill Moore writes: Toyota may still be learning on the PHEV Prius, but it clearly has its act together on this vehicle (the Highlander FCHV). Now Zimmerman: Truth be told, I think I was a bit spoiled by the hydrogen fuel-cell Toyota Highlander I tried out just before the Prius test runs.It

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Lexus Compact Luxury Hybrid CUV

Hybrid SUV Blog

For SUV buyers who need more passenger seating (the RX 450h seats only 5), Toyota offers the best mileage mid-size sport utility in their 2013 Highlander hybrid. What will this new hybrid offer that customers can’t already buy?

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Hybrid SUV Resale Value

Hybrid SUV Blog

Given the estimated high resale value of many hybrids, industry experts say buyers should take value retention into account when buying a hybrid SUV or car. Next is the 2013 Toyota Highlander hybrid, with an expected 58 percent three year resale and a 43 percent resale value after five years.

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2012 SUV Market Update

Hybrid SUV Blog

They’re buying them because they need them.”. If fuel economy is at the top of your list in determining which sport utility to buy, here are the top five most fuel efficient SUVs according to fueleconomy.gov: 2012 Ford Escape hybrid – 32 mpg combined. SUV Market Remains Strong.

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97 SUVs For 2012

Hybrid SUV Blog

Toyota Highlander Highlander. Toyota Highlander. Most visitors to HybridSUV.com are here for one of two reasons. Either they want to learn more about hybrid-electric SUVs, or they are looking for a sport utility vehicle that gets decent gas mileage.

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2012 SUV Market Update

Hybrid SUV Blog

They’re buying them because they need them.”. If fuel economy is at the top of your list in determining which sport utility to buy, here are the top five most fuel efficient SUVs according to fueleconomy.gov: 2012 Ford Escape hybrid – 32 mpg combined. SUV Market Remains Strong.

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Top 5 Most Researched Hybrid SUVs

Hybrid SUV Blog

As many car makers have told us in the past, one difficulty in bringing new vehicles to market is in trying to figure out what consumers will want to buy in the next 2-3 years.

Hybrid Escape vs. Gas Escape

Hybrid SUV Blog

Last month we offered a bumper to bumper hybrid Ford Escape versus hybrid Toyota Highlander comparison and quickly learned that an equally large number of people are interested in the differences between same model gas vs. hybrid sport utilities.

Rent A Hybrid. Links To Green Rentals.

Hybrid SUV Blog

Get behind the wheel of a 7 passenger hybrid Highlander, the hybrid Camry, or the Prius. In addition to renting a hybrid SUV, you can also buy carbon-offsets to reverse the little environmental damage you’ll do by buying green.

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Hybrid SUVs: Best of Both Worlds

Hybrid SUV Blog

Without question, you have lots of options when it comes to buying an automobile. Given the current options, the Ford Escape hybrid (or Mercury Mariner hybrid) and Toyota Highlander hybrid are my top picks, but I also think even better choices will be available in the next few years. (I

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Nissan: more electric car charging stations than fuel stations in UK by 2020

Green Car Congress

Central London has nearly half as many gasoline stations per car as the Scottish Highlands; only four remain within the congestion-charge zone. A gradual uptake from early adopters accelerates to a groundswell of consumers buying electric vehicles just as they would any other powertrain. There will be more public locations to charge electric cars in the UK than there are gasoline stations by the summer of 2020, according to new analysis by Nissan.

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CalCars and PHEVs Frequently Asked Questions

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Despite this, a 2003 EPRI study , assuming only $2/gallon gas , zero buying incentives, and a PHEV premium of $3-$5,000 more than standard hybrids, shows that the total lifetime cost of ownership for a PHEV will be lower than that of any other vehicle type -- so the payback will be there.

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How Carmakers Are Responding to the Plug-In Hybrid Opportunity

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

People wont buy a full car. They will buy a car and rent or lease the battery and the cost of leasing the battery will be the same as, or less than, the cost theyre paying today for petrol. About CalCars Plug-In Hybrids FAQ How to Get a PHEV Where PHEVs are Carmakers Say.

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Toyota broadly outlines next-generation Prius; developing wireless inductive charging for the plug-in model; bullish on hydrogen

Green Car Congress

We believe that’s a “world’s best” and about twice that of the fuel stack we have been using for the Highlander fuel cell hybrid vehicle that many of you have driven. To truly have an effect, our industry must develop a diverse array of products that consumers are willing to buy.

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Toyota Concerned About Market Viability of Plug-ins, Sees Clear Path to Commercialization of Fuel Cell Technology in 2015

Green Car Congress

It is not enough to build niche vehicles that only a few can afford to buy or fulfill only a small subset of customer needs. We believe the variation [in natural demand] exists because there are regional differences in importance in buying an environmentally friendly vehicle or fuel efficiency.it A recent test with a Highlander Fuel Cell Vehicle achieved a range of 431 miles on a single fill of compressed hydrogen, representing fuel consumption of 68.2

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LA show displays green car ‘glimpse into the future’

Green Cars News

As consumers start to show a renewed interested in buying vehicles, the auto show is. Toyota Highlander Hybrid. The 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show opens to the public today with a glittering display of green cars taking pride of place.

Ford’s ambitious plans to create a better world

Green Cars News

Many of the organizations benefiting from today’s volunteer efforts also receive Ford mini-grants of up to $5,000 to buy the tools, supplies and plants needed to complete their outdoor projects. Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries, Highland Park - turn empty lot into food producing oasis.

Toyota Previews Generation III 2010 Prius Hybrid

Green Car Congress

The all-new hybrid transaxle adopts improvements first used in previous post-2004 Toyota/Lexus hybrids such as the Camry hybrid, Highlander hybrid, and Lexus RX 400h, as well as refinements not previously employed. More than 90% of Prius owners tell us they intend to buy another Prius. by Mike Millikin and Jack Rosebro. The 2010 Prius. Click to enlarge.

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