Audi’s Hybrid Q5 to Arrive in US in 2010

Wolfgang Hatz, Volkswagen‘s powertrain development head, said in an interview at the Detroit Auto Show that the company will bring the hybrid version of the Q5 crossover to the United States in late 2010. According to Hatz, this move is necessary if they want to stay ahead of the game and compete with other hybrid [...]

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Porsche Panamera Hybrid?!

Well, from what I’ve just hear from a friend of mine who works for a European car magazine — it sounds look the upcoming Porsche 4-door saloon/coupe will come out as a hybrid too! That’s great news for the green-car-loving money-grubbing luckers out there, as they’ll now be able to go fast eco-style! I’m not [...]

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BMW 7 Series ActiveHybrid

The BM­W 7 S­eries­ A­ctiveH­y­brid line is one of the first examples of real luxury hybrid sedans entering the market, and I’m loving the idea of having these gas-guzzlers turned into more environmentally-friendly houses-on-wheels. The BMW 7 Series has always been a true example of luxury and stature, and this hybrid version is opening op [...]

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