Hybrids & Electrics

The Honda CR-Z Is a Fun and Under-Appreciated Sport Hybrid

The Honda CR-Z was a two-seat mild hybrid sport coupe that was fun to drive but missed the market in terms of fuel economy and performance. That’s interesting, considering Honda intended for it to be a “sporty hybrid” that would take the place of the long-gone CR-X and provide some pint-sized competition to cars like …

A gray 2020 Polestar 1 coupe
Hybrids & Electrics

The Polestar 1 Is a Confusingly Excellent Hybrid GT

Initially, Polestar was the performance division at Volvo, rather like BMW’s M. A few years ago, though, it became a proper stand-alone brand, focusing on EVs. However, before releasing the Polestar 2 electric sedan, the company unveiled the Polestar 1, a plug-in hybrid coupe. But the powertrain isn’t the only surprising thing about it. 2020 …

An image of a Toyota Prius Prime parked outdoors.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Best Cars for City Driving in 2020

If you’re looking for the best cars for city driving, there are a few things that you’ll want to keep in mind. Your city driver should be fuel-efficient, easy to park, and still decent enough to handle an occasional road trip. To meet these needs, the ideal car for you would most likely be a …