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The Government Will Give You Money To Drive These Vehicles

Does it feel like you’re paying too much in taxes? Then get some of that money back by purchasing an electric or plug-in electric hybrid vehicle. In order to encourage consumer adoption of these high-efficiency automobiles, the United States government is willing to throw some extra cash on the hood of your new EV or PHEV car or truck in the form of a tax credit of up to $7,500. Of course, the U.S. government won’t be offering this incentive forever, so take advantage of this enticement while you still…

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2016 Acura RLX Test Drive

Reasons to love the 2016 Acura RLX… The 2016 Acura RLX is both roomy and comfortable. Slightly shorter than a Porsche Panamera, the RLX manages to offer rear passenger’s an additional 5.5-inches of rear legroom compared to the more expensive Porsche. With the quick and efficient gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain of the 2016 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid, the RLX truly shines as a 21st century luxury sedan. Pros: Comfortable ride, giant backseat, reasonably priced, incredibly efficient in gasoline-electric hybrid form Cons: Not as much of a driver’s car as some competitors…

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2016 Subaru Impreza Sport Hybrid debuts in Japan, will it sell in U.S.?

Auto manufacturers generally put a gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain in popular models in order to gain an instant foothold in the market. Subaru opted to put its first gasoline-electric hybrid powerplant in its XV Crosstrek subcompact crossover SUV. Many wondered why the Impreza model wasn’t selected first to receive this powertrain. However, Subaru plans to release the Impreza Sport Hybrid in Japan and we wonder if it will go on sale in the U.S. and if so, how well will it sell? On July 10, 2015 the Subaru Impreza Sport Hybrid…

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2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Test Drive

Pros: Seating for seven; responsive touchscreen infotainment system; great gas mileage Cons: Price climbs with options Competes with: No direct competitors; however, buyers should look at the standard Toyota Highlander, Dodge Durango, Honda Pilot, Chevrolet Traverse and other three-row crossover SUVs. Reasons to buy this vehicle… – If you like technology, then you’ll love the 2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid’s Hybrid Synergy Drive System. The V6 engine and electric motors work together to ensure that power is instantaneous. An “EV Mode” allows the big crossover SUV to stealthily cruise about town on…

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2015 Honda Accord Hybrid Test Drive

Introduced at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, the Honda Accord Hybrid wowed spectators with its combination of luxury and fuel efficiency. In 2015, the Honda Accord Hybrid continues to impress drivers with even more upgrades in battery technology, interior comfort and impressive design. The Accord Hybrid was listed as Kelly Blue Book’s 10 Best Green Cars list for the second year in a row for 2015 and we wanted to take a closer look with a full review. The 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid starts at a base price of…

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