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Europe Climate Group “T&E” Attacks PHEVs and Hybrids

Volvo XC90 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid R

Climate group “Transport and Environment” claims that plug-in hybrids produce much higher real-world emissions than advertised. PHEVs are the perfect stepping-stone to an electric-powered future and a half-way house between conventional combustion engines and electric vehicles. However, combustion engines in these PHEVs still produce CO2 emissions. And recently, according to …

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Confirmed: Artura is McLaren’s All-New High-Performance Hybrid

McLaren Artura Hybrid

McLaren teased us with a new high-performance hybrid model from its Sports Series line-up. The Sheffield-based manufacturer set the benchmark for hypercars back in 1992 with the legendary McLaren F1. Since its inception, the British firm has continually pushed the definition of a supercar further with each successive product. McLaren …

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Opel Plans a Hybrid Astra OPC Hot-Hatch with 300 HP

2013 Opel Astra OPC

The eight-gen hatchback will sport a radical look inspired by the Mokka SUV. The latest addition to the PSA Group, Opel is set to release the 2021 Astra small family hatchback. The upcoming Astra will be based on the group’s brand new EMP2 platform and designed radically, similar to the …

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2022 Lexus LS 500 Gains a Touchscreen and Better Ride

2021_Lexus LS 500 F Sport

The Japanese luxury carmaker has made some much-needed upgrades to the 2022 Lexus LS, including a large touchscreen inside. The Lexus LS may not be the most popular luxury sedan, especially in recent times. Nonetheless, the Japanese carmaker still nurtures its flagship model, which just received a plethora of upgrades. …

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Aston Martin and Mercedes-Benz Deepen Their Relationship

Aston Martin and Mercedes-Benz Deepen Their Relationship

Aston Martin would get hybrid and electric technology from Mercedes, while the German manufacturer increases its stake in the British brand. Struggling British carmaker Aston Martin announced the continuation of its partnership with Mercedes, allowing it to gain access to more German-made power units. Aston Martin and Mercedes have been …

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Mercedes-AMG One Hypercar will Have Over 1,200 HP

Mercedes-AMG Project One

Mercedes-AMG already teased us with 1,000 hp, but it seems the production model One hypercar will be even more powerful. Following its 2017 launch at the International Motor Show in Germany, the AMG One project stumbled upon repeated development delays. It now seems like engineers might have finally completed their …

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