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Mazda’s turbo inline-6 will boast 340 hp and 369 ft-lb

There will be a PHEV option in the new CX-90 The new CX-90 will be revealed on January 31 The PHEV option will be as powerful as this straight-six alternative.   At the end of January, Mazda will unveil its new three-row crossover, the 2024...

The Mazda MX-30 PHEV unveiled… in Europe!

EV range is limited to 85 km (WLTP) Total range is 600 km (WLTP) There is no word on the NA version yet, but it's coming.   Mazda is still a small player in the electric segment. Its MX-30 urban crossover may be fun to...

First review of the 2024 Mercedes-AMG C 63 S E Performance 4MATIC+

2024 Mercedes-AMG C 63 S E Performance 4MATIC+ Photo: Vincent Aubé
The C63 is now powered by a turbocharged 4-cylinder engine The super sedan how has 671 hp and 752 ft-lb of torque. The electric range is limited to 13 km... in Europe!   Malaga, Spain – The automobile industry is heading towards an all-electric future,...

The new 2023 Mercedes-AMG S63 E Performance saves the V8; adds electrification

2023 Mercedes-AMG S63 E Performance 4MATIC+ Photo: Mercedes-Benz
The new S63 gets 791 horsepower and an even more impressive 1,055 lb-ft of torque The full size sedan is capable of a 3,3 seconds sprint to 100 km/h (or 62 mph). Unfortunately, the range in electric mode will be quite limited with...

2022 Kia Sorento SX PHEV Review: Hitting all the Marks Except One

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The base price in Canada for the 2022 Kia Sorento is $34,595 in Canada, $29,490 in the US. The hybrid version starts at $36,695 in Canada and $33,990 in the US. The $8,000 jump from the Hybrid LX to the PHEV EX is...

Should You Buy a 2021 BMW 330e?

The 3 Series is one of the best models in the entry-luxury car segment, and we’re going to take a look at BMW’s latest editions: the plug-in-hybrid 330e. The 3 Series has been a staple of the BMW lineup for decades, but one of...

2021 BMW X5 45e Review: Always Excellent But Skip The PHEV

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Pricing for the X5 in Canada starts at $77,500, $59,400 in the US. The 45e version features plug-in hybrid technology. The X5 remains the best BMW but the PHEV version is not really worth considering. Had you asked me in the early 2000s what...

Delays For The Toyota RAV4 Prime Can Range Up To Three Years

Enthusiasm for the PHEV version of the RAV4 remains extremely high. Depending on your local dealership, delivery delays can run up to three years. By the time the new 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime was officially announced last summer, the buzz surrounding the PHEV SUV...

BMW Recalls PHEV Models For Potential Battery Fires

Roughly 26,700 vehicles are affected worldwide. Affected models range from the X1 to the i8. Contaminants in the battery packs may be at fault. In BMW’s case, the source of the issue has been found. This is the silver lining in this case as...

Ford Escape PHEV Delayed Due To Potential Battery Fires

The Ford Kuga, the Escape’s twin, is recalled in Europe for battery fires. 20,500 Kuga units were recalled. Production of the Escape PHEV delayed until 2021. For some southern markets, the new Ford Escape plug-in hybrid will be a very interesting and frugal compact...