• Why do owners of Toyota hybrids keep their vehicles so long?

    30 days ago - By High Gear Media

    Toyota hybrid owners, on average, keep their cars much longer than owners of other vehicles. That's according to a new analysis from iSeeCars, which analyzed 900,000 used cars from model years 2012 and 2013 sold in 2020. Analysts chose those model years because they were the point where hybrid powertrains became widely available across multiple...
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  • Tires could be costing EV owners an extra charge a year, study suggests

    Tires could be costing EV owners an extra charge a year, study suggests

    30 days ago - By High Gear Media

    Over the life of an electric vehicle, tires can have a profound effect on electric vehicle range and efficiency. That's been given more nuance with a new collaborative study, between Geely Research Institute, Shanglong Linglong Tire Co., and ExxonMobil-and reported earlier this month in SAE International. Over the life of an electric...
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  • EV tire efficiency, Toyota hybrid ownership, Bollinger battery: Today's Car News

    EV tire efficiency, Toyota hybrid ownership, Bollinger battery: Today's Car News

    30 days ago - By High Gear Media

    Electric vehicles could be losing 4% of their efficiency due to tires-and their inability to hold their ideal pressure. Original Toyota hybrid owners like to keep their vehicles for a long time. Bollinger's battery pack takes form a bit different than had been previously hinted. This and more here at Green Car Reports. A higher...
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