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GKN has produced for BMW’s i8 hybrid sports car the industry’s first two-speed eAxle. “GKN’s customers aren’t just looking to make their next car more efficient; they want to create new driving experiences,” said GKN Automotive CEO Andrew Reynolds-Smith. “Our expertise in driveline efficiency, torque vectoring and electric drive systems is enabling automakers to connect […]

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Toyota has become adept at hybridizing its mainstream offerings and now with BMW, it aims to apply the formula to a co-developed supercar that will need no excuses among the world’s elites. Presently Toyota’s top sports car is the gas-guzzling V10-powered Lexus LFA, and the collaboration to create a $300,000 or more hybrid sports car […]

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Tomorrow, the only hybrid to offer a manual transmission option – the 2014 Honda CR-Z Sport Hybrid – will be offered for sale. The line was fully refreshed for the 2013 model year, and for 2014 it carries forward with an EPA mpg rating of 31 city/38 highway/34 combined for the manual transmission, and 36/39/37 […]

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