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2014 Honda Accord Plug-in

The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in keeps up with the competition in some ways, but the overall package lacks cohesion, and quirky features such as the right-side camera don't add much.

April 2, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating April 2, 2014
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2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE

The 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE remixes the GTI's 200-hp output with a plug-in hybrid power-train, blending performance with 130-mpg efficiency.

March 4, 2014

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2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive

Mercedes-Benz fits a Tesla battery pack to its 2014 B-Class Electric Drive, creating a comfortable driver with limited range.

May 2, 2014

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A2B Alva+ electric bicycle

With 500W of electric assistance, the A2B Alva+ is an effortlessly quick commuter, but its cumbersome weight can be a problem when dismounted.

December 13, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating December 13, 2013

MSRP: $3,400.00

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2013 Smart Fortwo Electric Drive

The new Smart Fortwo Electric Drive is priced lower than any other electric car on the market, and makes for a very economical commuter.

July 31, 2013

MSRP: $25,000.00

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2015 BMW i8

BMW went back to the drawing board to come up with the i8, a car with three motors, four seats, all-wheel-drive, and a swooping exterior that's straight out of the future. Our first impressions on the road.

September 13, 2013

MSRP: $135,700.00

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2012 Ford Focus Electric

Its short driving range and long recharge times limit the suitability of the 2012 Ford Focus Electric to some specific lifestyles, but it is a very high-tech car that should delight early adopter types.

July 16, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating July 16, 2012
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Specialized Turbo electric-assisted bicycle

Would you give up driving for a sexy, electric bicycle? After riding Specialized's Turbo, one Car Tech editor is tempted.

April 25, 2013

MSRP: $5,900.00

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2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In

The 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in vastly improves the flexibility and potential economy of the standard Prius formula with the simple addition of a power cable and larger, more efficient battery pack.

July 10, 2012

4.5 stars Editors' rating July 10, 2012

MSRP: $32,000.00

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2014 Cadillac ELR

While the beautifully-designed 2014 Cadillac ELR offers refined electronics and comfort worthy of the brand, Its lack of sporting performance and high price tag limit its appeal.

March 3, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating March 3, 2014