2018 Volvo XC90 plug-in hybrid SUV: bigger battery, slight range boost

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It's a shock to realize that the Volvo XC90 large luxury SUV is now in its third model year. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Seven-seater SUV EPA Ratings three row battery capacityThe first new Volvo in more than five years when it debuted in 2016, the seven-seat XC90 was an entirely new design that redefined luxury in a Swedish vein and won numerous awards, including North American Utility Vehicle of the Year. It also came with a.

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Next Generation Concept SUV

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Mercedes-Benz wants to push the envelope a bit and has been showcasing its Ener-G-Force concept SUV, a futuristic-looking vehicle that includes some technologies that it believes will be integrated into vehicles by 2025. Second, the concept SUV included very detailed exterior features.

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2016 BMW X5 xDrive 40e Plug-In Hybrid SUV To Debut In Shanghai Next Month

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We now have details on the production version of the X5 plug-in hybrid SUV that BMW has shown numerous times in prototype form. Auto Show Green Plug-In Hybrids SUVs Sport-Utility Vehicles plug-in cars The 2016 BMW X5 xDrive 40e will debut at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show next month, and is expected to go on sale in the U.S. before the end of the year. DON''T MISS: BMW X5 Plug-In Hybrid Prototype: We Drive Future Electric.

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Gas Mileage For Every 2013 SUV

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Sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) are a good fit for these buyers, but often they come with poor gas mileage too. Using information from FuelEconomy.gov, we put together a list of the most fuel-efficient SUV models for 2013. Small SUV. Small SUV. Small SUV. Small SUV.

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Your Next Small SUV

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Apparently, since the Land of the Rising Sun is a rather small place, they don’t have as much room for an “American sized” SUV. So Toyota bolted a smaller SUV body to a Corolla chassis, and called it the RAV4. Today, it would be hard to imagine life without the compact SUV.

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Jato Dynamics: global auto sales up 5.6% in 2016, SUVs continue to surge

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Global demand for SUVs continued, with significant sales increases in the segment across South East Asia, Europe and China. Segment ranking showed that SUVs were the largest drivers of growth, with its volume accounting for almost 29% of all cars, pickups and LCVs sold last year.

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Honda CR-V Hybrid SUV debuts in Shanghai, U.S. sales all but confirmed: UPDATE

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hybrid SUV Shanghai Auto ShowIt's one of the more frequent questions on consumer car sites: why aren't there any hybrid crossover utility vehicles? The Ford Escape Hybrid reigned alone in the first segment from 2004 through 2012, and then Ford simply walked away from the segment. It took until last year for the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid to arrive, quickly racking thousands of.

Volvo Cars reveals new XC60 premium SUV, led by PHEV model, at Geneva

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Volvo Cars revealed the much-anticipated new XC60 premium SUV at the Geneva Motor Show. The new car replaces Volvo’s highly-successful original XC60, which in the nine years since its launch became the bestselling premium mid-sized SUV in Europe with nearly a million units sold globally.

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Quick Look At Hybrid SUVs

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Some people just want to know which SUVs are available as hybrids, how much they cost, what they get for gas mileage, and maybe a few other basic items. A full-size SUV that you can afford to drive. Quick Look At Hybrid SUVs The post Quick Look At Hybrid SUVs appeared first on.

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BMW X5 eDrive Concept SUV

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Learn more about this plug-in hybrid SUV concept vehicle at BMW.com. ''BMW BMW X5 eDrive Concept SUV The post BMW X5 eDrive Concept SUV appeared first on. . In order to meet future fuel MPG standards, automakers are starting to adopt electricity en-mass.

Tesla Model X: The New Safest SUV?

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The Tesla Motors [NSDQ: TSLA] Model X SUV has been revealed in production form; and while the packaging and performance of this new electric SUV are mostly as expected, there were plenty of surprises. One of the surprises was how well the trick double-hinged falcon doors are designed—with a very narrow spread as they open, plus sensors that. Tesla Motors

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97 SUVs For 2012

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Either they want to learn more about hybrid-electric SUVs, or they are looking for a sport utility vehicle that gets decent gas mileage. For model year 2012, those of you in the market for a new SUV have roughly 100 vehicles to choose from.

Infiniti QX60 Hybrid SUV Preview

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Infiniti recently announced plans to go global and their first vehicle to be released with this vision in mind will be the 2014 QX60 Hybrid SUV. In December 0f 2012, Infiniti decided to rename all its models, opting to go with ‘QX’ for its SUVs.

2016 Honda Pilot Seven-Seat SUV Rated At 22 Or 23 MPG Combined

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Fuel Economy Third-Row Seats Seven-seater SUVThe 2016 Honda Pilot gets a slight bump in fuel efficiency as part of a ground-up redesign. The new Pilot was unveiled back in February at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, and we now know that it will achieve an EPA-rated 23 mpg combined (20 mpg city, 27 mpg highway) with front-wheel drive and the optional nine-speed automatic transmission. That's an.

Mercedes-Benz’ GLC F-CELL fuel-cell plug-in hybrid SUV coming in 2017

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The 9 kWh battery pack is housed at the rear of the SUV to save space. The SUV is produced at the Mercedes-Benz Bremen plant, which acts as the competence center for the model series.

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Outlander SUV: First 4WD EV

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Teased as a concept SUV last year, Mitsubishi has unveiled its plans for a production model Outlander four-wheel-drive (4WD) plug-in hybrid electric sport utility vehicle (PHESUV). The SUV will be sold in the U.S. The European market will get the SUV in late 2013.

Outlander SUV: First 4WD EV

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Teased as a concept SUV last year, Mitsubishi has unveiled its plans for a production model Outlander four-wheel-drive (4WD) plug-in hybrid electric sport utility vehicle (PHESUV). The SUV will be sold in the U.S. The European market will get the SUV in late 2013.

Skoda Karoq SUV: trims and release date revealed for UK

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Skoda has revealed list prices and trim details of its upcoming compact SUV – the Karoq

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Nissan to increase SUV production

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It may be leading the electric car push, but Nissan has not turned its back on larger vehicles including sport utility vehicles (SUVs). According to a report in the Nikkei, the Nissan Motor Company will add a third shift to its UK production line for SUVs in a bid to raise output by around 30 per [.]. Tags: Cars Green cars Latest news Nissan Nissan Europe Nissan Qashqai SUV Nissan Sunderland Nissan SUVs sports utility vehicles

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Tesla Model S beats Lamborghini Aventador in 1/4-mile drag race; so does Model X SUV

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Everyone knows the P100D versions of the Tesla Model S sedan and Model X SUV are capable of accelerating at lightning speed, thanks to the instantaneous torque available at zero RPM from.

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2019 Audi e-tron electric SUV deliveries start in Europe this fall

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The all-electric Audi e-tron SUV will have dimensions similar to the Audi Q5 SUV and should offer enough charge from its 95-kilowatt-hour battery pack to drive roughly 300 miles. The first member of Audi's forthcoming wave of electric cars is expected to start landing in European driveways this fall, possibly neck and neck with the Jaguar I-Pace.

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JATO Dynamics: growth slowdown in Euro auto sales in March; SUVs still lead

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The SUV segment was the biggest growth driver, with its registrations counting for 25% of sales in March Q1 2016, an improvement on the 21.7% The Tucson was the third best-selling compact SUV, outselling other important players such as the Volkswagen Tiguan and Ford Kuga.

Jaguar I-Pace electric SUV being built now; Europe launch this year, U.S. in 2018

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The British brand Jaguar won praise for the design of its I-Pace electric SUV on its debut at last November's Los Angeles auto show. While Audi and Mercedes-Benz have trumpeted the electric crossover utility vehicles they will offer in 2018 and 2019, a smaller competitor is keeping pace with the German giants. Now, that vehicle is already in pilot. plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

SUVs became the largest and fastest-growing automotive segment in 2015; up 22% from 2014

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Global sales of SUVs surged 22% in 2015, supporting an overall increase in global sales of light vehicles of 1.7% SUVs overtook lower medium cars to become the largest automotive segment in 2015, accounting for 22.9% Sales of SUVs grew from 5 million units in 2000 to 20 million in 2015 and are forecast to hit 42 million units by 2031. An increasing number of consumers in key emerging markets will be in a position to trade up from smaller cars to SUVs. for SUVs.

Audi introduces Q7 e-tron quattro diesel PHEV SUV at Geneva; 138 mpg US

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kWh, liquid-cooled lithium-ion battery pack, the large SUV covers up to 56 kilometers (34.8 Even the basic version of the large SUV rolls along gently and smoothly, while comfort is further enhanced by the optional adaptive air suspension with controlled damping.

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Hyundai to launch all-electric SUV in 2018 with 200-mile range

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And small to mid-size SUVs are the fastest-growing segment in auto markets around the world. Now we learn that Hyundai is planning to launch a dedicated all-electric SUV with 200 miles of range within two years. Carmakers need to launch more plug-in electric vehicles to meet global regulations on emission reduction and energy efficiency. DON'T. Future Cars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell

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Hyundai Fuel Cell SUV concept: hydrogen crossover coming next year

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The Korean brand unveiled a lightly-disguised concept this week that previews its next fuel-cell SUV to come in 2018, which remains. Hyundai arrived first to market with the world's first production hydrogen fuel-cell crossover utility in 2013 with the Tucson Fuel Cell, and we have a good idea of what to expect from the brand's follow-up act. hydrogen Future Cars hydrogen fuel cell

Ford plans 300-mile electric SUV, hybrid F-150 and Mustang, more U.S. production: BREAKING

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Ford released plans today for its future portfolio of electified vehicles, including an all-electric SUV with 300 miles of range Perhaps more remarkable, it will offer hybrid versions of both the F-150 pickup truck—previously discussed for 2019 or so—and the Mustang sport coupe.

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Audi unveils h-tron quattro fuel cell SUV concept at Detroit; MLB evo platform

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The Hyundai iX (Tucson) Fuel Cell Vehicle SUV, with a 100 kW stack and 100 kW motor, has an NEDC fuel consumption of 0.95 The stainless steel hydrogen tank cap is located on the front right wing of the sporty SUV; its flap opens electrically.

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GAC Motor officially releases all-electric SUV GE3 into the Chinese market

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China-based GAC Motor has introduced its all-electric GE3 SUV into the Chinese market; the GE3 made its international debut at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in January. The GE3 is based on a new EV platform and positioned as a medium- to high-end electric SUV.

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JATO: European car registrations up 5.2% in November; SUVs post record market share

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Growth was driven by the ever-increasing demand for SUVs and registrations in the segment grew by 21.6% SUVs now make up 31.9% The SUV segment was bolstered by increased demand for small (B-SUV), compact (C-SUV) and midsize (D-SUV) SUVs, which increased volumes by 25.5%, 16.6% Latvia and Estonia held their positions as the European markets where SUVs are most popular, with market shares of 44.1% New car registrations in Europe climbed 5.2%

Jaguar Electric SUV As Soon As 2017? 'Radical' Styling Planned

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A variety of sources have reported that Jaguar will launch an all-electric SUV, and now a new. Since a concept version was unveiled at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, all eyes have been on Audi's electric crossover to be the auto-industry establishment's first true rival to the Tesla Model X. But another luxury brand could beat Audi to the punch. plug-in cars

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Production Hyundai Nexo hydrogen fuel-cell SUV appears at CES

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The world of cars powered by hydrogen fuel cells is still small and low-volume, but Korean maker Hyundai unveiled its production entry into that group on Monday. The sprawling Consumer Electronics Show is increasingly a showcase for advanced-technology and zero-emission vehicles, and the Korean maker used it to show its production-ready hydrogen. hydrogen CES hydrogen fuel cell

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Hyundai previews near-production-ready next-gen fuel cell SUV; new eco-vehicle development roadmap

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The new fuel cell SUV will spearhead Hyundai Motor’s plans to accelerate development of low emission vehicles, in line with Hyundai Motor Group’s renewed goal of introducing 31 eco-friendly models (Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors combined) to global markets by 2020.

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Today's BMW i3 to evolve into lower-tech, higher-volume 2022 BMW iX1 SUV: report

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By and large, German makers are good at arraying their lineups of sedans (and now SUVs) in "series" or "classes" that run from smallest to largest. Model naming conventions that are clear, consistent, and easy to understand across decades are a crucial part of explaining a vehicle lineup to buyers. The 2014 BMW i3 was something of an anomaly in. Future Cars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Tesla Model X trailer towing: how much range impact on electric SUV?

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As with other crossover SUVs, it's expected that at least some Model X owners will use their vehicles to tow things like boats, jet skis, and other recreational toys. The Tesla Model X boasts towing capability beyond that of any other electric car.

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No Li, Lithium Will Power SUVs

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Will Your Next SUV have Lithium-ion Batteries? If you own a hybrid SUV , there’s a very good chance it has nickel-metal hydride battery. But your next SUV may not. Lithium-ion batteries hold the promise of improving the performance of SUVs when driven under electric power alone.

No Li, Lithium Will Power SUVs

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Will Your Next SUV have Lithium-ion Batteries? If you own a hybrid SUV , there’s a very good chance it has nickel-metal hydride battery. But your next SUV may not. Lithium-ion batteries hold the promise of improving the performance of SUVs when driven under electric power alone.

Skoda reveals first close-up images of Kodiaq SUV

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Set to be premiered in Berlin next month, Skoda has revealed the first close-up images of its large SUV - Kodiaq. The exterior details of the model g. New car launches New cars Paris Motor Show Editors Picks

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BMW i5 electric crossover SUV in 2019: latest rumor-mill roundup

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The BMW i5 electric crossover SUV (with optional range extender) will likely be unveiled at an auto show sometime next year, and go into. The next electric BMW has been the subject of intense interest and discussion for many months. Now, we think we've pieced together a rough idea of the car, its timing, its configuration, and its technology. plug-in cars BMW i5

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