26 Feb '16, 1pm

Next MINI Countryman SUV To Offer Plug-In Hybrid Version

Stephen Edelstein 549 views Feb 26, 2016 2015 MINI Countryman Park Lane Enlarge Photo Plug-in hybrid SUVs seem to be the "in" thing among luxury carmakers, with Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Volvo all rolling out plug-in versions of recent large utility vehicles. And that trend may soon extend to yet another brand, one known for making vehicles that are a bit smaller. The next MINI Countryman crossover may get a plug-in hybrid powertrain, borrowed from the European-market BMW 2 Series Active Tourer with which it will share a platform. DON'T MISS: BMW's Next Two Plug-In Hybrids Officially Revealed, Only One For U.S. (Sep 2015) Plans for a plug-in hybrid MINI were confirmed by Andreas-Christoph Hoffman--MINI's global communications boss--in an interview with Australian car site Drive during the recent press launch of the 2016 MINI Convertible. Without specifying the Countrym...

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gas2.org 27 Feb '16, 3pm

That has led to speculation that the not-so-mini Countryman may get the plug-in treatment first, since it is the largest v...

MINI to Launch Plug-in Hybrid Countryman by 2018

MINI to Launch Plug-in Hybrid Countryman by 2018

electriccarsreport.com 29 Feb '16, 8am

Plug-in hybrid MINI will appear in showrooms sometime in the next two years, according Andreas-Christoph Hoffman–MINI’s gl...

2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid: An Owner's First 21 Days

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greencarreports.com 25 Feb '16, 3pm

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cleantechnica.com 05 Mar '16, 11pm

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2017 Mercedes S Class Plug-in Hybrid Will Have Wireless Charging

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gas2.org 02 Mar '16, 1pm

Jochen Strenkert, the man responsible for hybrid powertrains at Mercedes, told the press at the start of the Geneva auto s...

Maserati Levante Will Offer Plug-in Hybrid Option

Maserati Levante Will Offer Plug-in Hybrid Option

gas2.org 06 Mar '16, 5pm

, Wester told the assembled media in Geneva “A standalone program would be suicidal, so we have to look at FCA.” That stat...

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plugincars.com 21 Feb '16, 6pm

Details are beginning to emerge regarding Hyundai's plans for a new dedicated plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle. The so-...

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plugincars.com 26 Feb '16, 6pm

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Chevy, GMC V-8 Pickups Get 20 MPG With $500 eAssist Mild Hybrid Option

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greencarreports.com 26 Feb '16, 2pm

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Volkswagen Phideon Plug-In Hybrid Launched

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cleantechnica.com 05 Mar '16, 10am

The top-of-the-range model — the Phideon 3.0 TSI 4MOTION, which comes with four-wheel drive as standard — is powered by a ...

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hybridcars.com 26 Feb '16, 1pm

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Pipistrel Tests Hybrid HYPSTAIR aircraft engine

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Maserati Levante SUV to get plug-in hybrid version via Pacifica minivan

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greencarreports.com 09 Mar '16, 2pm

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