Audi A8 hybrid 2
Top speed in all-electric mode is 62 mph.) And although you might never notice its internal-combustion heart beating if you dawdle at or below the pace of traffic, the engine brings attention to itself with a subdued but noticeable growl once you call for any real power.
Honda EV STER Concept Car Animation
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VW's five door up! takes off
After its success with the three-door version, VW have produced a five-door version of the family car. First, the extra doors. Five doors make so much sense for a family car that you wonder why anyone would bother with a three-door. Five-door versions of the up! only cost £375 more, so there's not a huge cost issue. The High up! comes with a piano black dashboard but for no extra money you can have it painted in the exterior body colour. The dash of our three-door in March was in red and it looked great.
Volvo C30 Electric Climate System
"We must ensure that the C30 Electric performs as intended when driving, parking and charging in a variety of conditions, from normal to very cold or hot. Northern Sweden is the perfect place to do sub-zero temperature testing," says Lennart Stegland, director of Volvo Cars' Special Vehicles.