A red 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime parked on the top of a parking deck.
Hybrids & Electrics

Has Toyota Been Secretly Developing an All-Electric RAV4?

Toyota has pretty much perfected the compact crossover formula. The RAV4, for example, is the best-selling crossover in the U.S. Additionally, the Japanese carmaker has developed excellent hybrid and plug-in hybrid variants of the popular model. In a surprising announcement, Toyota claims it has a brand new fully electric crossover set to debut in 2021. …

a green electric SUV in the snow
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2022 Rivian R1S Isn’t Just for Vegans

With the rise of the electric vehicle movement, new EVs like the 2022 Rivian R1S keep emerging. Except that’s the thing. Is there really another SUV quite like the R1S? From its vegan leather interior to the zero-emissions EV motor, this large three-row family SUV is an ideal choice for families concerned about their environmental …

Zoomed in photo of the grille of a pre-production GMC Hummer EV supertruck
Hybrids & Electrics

Hummer Reveal: Watch It Tonight Right Here

For a year, we have been covering the return of Hummer. First, the idea of the brand returning was intriguing. Then we learned that an entire brand would not be reborn. Instead, a model within GMC would use the Hummer nameplate for electric vehicles. That was then followed by information that there would be a …

Polestar 2 all-electric 5-door fastback car in grey on display at Brussels Expo
Hybrids & Electrics

10th Annual National Drive Electric Week Begins Thursday

Every year for the last 10 years, there has been a campaign to raise the awareness of the benefits of driving electric. Of course, cars are a big part of the focus, but so are trucks, motorcycles, bicycles, and even scooters. This year’s National Drive Electric Week campaign begins tomorrow, September 24th, and runs through …

2022 Grand Jeep Wagoneer Concept driving on street.
Hybrids & Electrics

Jeep Launches Wagoneer Portfolio of Premium SUVs

There have been many teases of the Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer for weeks. This morning, Jeep finally formally announced that Wagoneer would be a portfolio of premium SUVs. The company aims to infuse that portfolio of products with an opulent luxury feel. Wagoneers will be Jeeps like no other. Taking a shot at Cadillac …

A rendering of a silver Cadillac Lyriq sitting in a patio, backlit from the sunrise's rays shining behind it.
Hybrids & Electrics

New All-Electric Cadillac Revealed – The Lyriq

Cadillac was supposed to reveal a new, all-electric, SUV in April. But, the global COVID-19 pandemic scrambled many automaker’s vehicle debut schedules. So, Cadillac rescheduled the launch for today. At 7 PM, the Cadillac Lyriq electric SUV broke cover. The Ultium electric battery technology The Cadillac Lyriq is General Motors’ first vehicle to debut using …

Front of the Fisker Ocean Force E
Hybrids & Electrics

Electric SUV Manufacturer, Fisker to Go Racing

Henrik Fisker has been involved with many electric vehicle programs over the years. In 2016, he formed his own company called Fisker, Inc. Since then, he has been doing everything he can to champion the growth of the electric vehicle market, including designing the Fisker Ocean, which is an all-electric SUV that anticipated on the …

2008 Hummer H2 off-roading on rocks
Hybrids & Electrics

Official: New Hummer Production Timeline Revealed

Tesla jumpstarted the automotive industry’s fascination with electric vehicle battery technology. There had been other manufacturers before that had played with the tech, but none so successfully as Tesla. Consequently, now all manufacturers are looking at their lineups with an electrification perspective. Nowhere is that more prevalent than in the race to have the first …

Twisted Automotive's electric Land Rover Defender restomod painted in Malibu Yellow against an orange background
Trucks & SUVs

There’s an Electric Land Rover Defender Made Just for the US

Classic off-road SUVs like the Land Rover Defender may have honest, rough-and-tumble capability, but they’re neither efficient nor fast. Luckily, it’s now easier than ever to swap out that old diesel or gasoline engine for an electric powertrain. In fact, several restomod shops now offer electric conversion options for their builds. UK-based Twisted Automotive, though, …