Lexus’ best-selling compact sports sedan is now available as a full hybrid model

2018-12-06 08:39

For the first time in South Africa, Lexus has added a hybrid variant to its dynamic IS range.

WATCH: V6 Infiniti Q50S Hybrid

2018-06-01 01:29

Hybrid technology is often equated with saving fuel but the opposite is the case with the Q50S Hybrid. The additional electric motor makes the luxury sedan faster.

Toyota Hybrid ready for 2018 Le Mans challenge

2018-04-10 15:02

Toyota ready to tackle Le Mans with its improved TS050 hybrid race car.

Lexus updates its CT 200h hatchback for SA

2018-02-20 15:04

Refreshed for 2018, the Lexus CT 200h hatchback sports design tweaks throughout as well as an updated infotainment system.

Honda to unveil new compact petrol-electric hybrid sedan

2017-12-21 08:33

Honda says it will unveil a new five-passenger petrol-electric hybrid sedan at the Detroit auto show in January 2018.

Renault wants half its cars to be electric or hybrid in 2022

2017-10-06 19:26

French carmaker Renault says half of its models will be electric or hybrid by 2022 and it's investing heavily in "robo-vehicles" with increasing degrees of autonomy.

#Frankfurtmotorshow: Toyota to build performance hybrids

2017-09-14 08:40

Toyota announced plans to develop higher-performance hybrids for its core models with the reveal of a new hybrid concept based on its C-HR SUV.

In the year 2030, what will you be filling your car up with?

2017-05-31 11:07

'The consensus amongst automotive engineers is that the choice of fuel set to power personal transport for the next 100 years, will be made in the following ten', writes Wheels24 columnist Lance Branquinho.

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REVIEW: Mercedes C350 e shows that a hybrid future is not bad at all

2017-02-28 13:46

'In my life, with short congested trips around the city, I’d scarcely need the petrol engine at all during the week', writes Alex Parker as he does his daily commute in a Mercedes-Benz C350e.

 

We get behind the wheel of the only BMW i8 Roadster in SA

2018-06-20 15:00

The only, yes only i8 Roadster in the country is down in Cape Town this week, Wheels24's Sean Parker tackled some of the Western Cape's best roads with the hybrid sports car.

Porsche just unleashed an all-new R1 million performance hybrid SUV

2018-05-02 08:57

Porsche just unveiled the 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid. The hybrid SUV is powered by a 455 horsepower turbo V6 and an electric motor. The Cayenne E-Hybrid is expected to start at just over R1 million.

Hybrid muscle: Ford to build battery Mustang

2018-03-20 08:53

Ford says it's going all-in with hybrids, offering customers more performance and capability yet serving as a hedge against higher fuel prices - one of its new models will be a hybrid-powered Mustang.

Detroit auto show: Ford to bring out 40 electric and hybrid cars by 2022

2018-01-15 09:18

Ford says it will introduce 40 electric and hybrid vehicles by 2022

Review: BMW 740e is electric luxury in motion

2017-10-09 09:42

'In 740e guise, this 7 Series is not just your ordinary, run-off-the-mill Beemer with a large engine,' writes Charlen Raymond.

Lexus refreshes CT 200h: Style tweaks and more

2017-09-18 10:06

Lexus South Africa spruces its CT 200h with style tweaks throughout.

'Clean cars' will save us from climate change deniers

2017-07-26 11:11

The world is turning to clean energy and so is the car industry, ignoring Trump and his climate change deniers.

Driven: Next-gen BMW 5 Series hybrid for SA

2017-05-01 08:53

'If the 530e i-Performance is the future of luxury executive sporting cars then there is a lot to celebrate here,' writes Alexander Parker as he drives the SA-bound BMW 5 Series plug-in hybrid.

Ford says hybrid police car catches bad guys, saves fuel too

2017-04-10 08:18

The next time the cops chase you down for speeding in the US, they could be driving a fuel-efficient petrol-electric hybrid cruiser.

Ford to build 13 new electric cars: Hybrid Mustang on the way

2017-01-04 09:26

Ford plans to build 13 new electric vehicles, including hybrid versions of its iconic F-150 bakkie and Mustang muscle car.

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