The Lexus RX plug-in hybrid will get price, vary, and mpg particulars. The one technique to get the brand new Toyota Land Cruiser is as a hybrid. And Subaru is aiming for a lot of extra EVs. This and extra, right here at Inexperienced Automotive Stories.
With Subaru’s accelerated plans for EVs and hybrids introduced Wednesday, it’s now wanting like probably the most aggressive amongst Japanese automakers by way of the proportion of EVs in its U.S. gross sales combine by the tip of the last decade. It’s aiming for 50% EVs by 2030, up from its earlier 40%, and now plans for 8 distinct EV fashions, up from 4, with U.S.-built EVs and hybrids a part of the plan.
Lexus is making its top-selling RX crossover a plug-in for the primary time, and it’s revealed arrival timing, pricing, and specs. Beginning simply over $70,000, the 2024 Lexus RX 450h+ plug-in hybrid will earn an EPA 35 miles of vary, Lexus estimates, and return 35 mpg mixed after operating via the cost.
And the long-lasting Toyota Land Cruiser is returning as a hybrid solely—and with a boxier new retro type, a smaller measurement, and a lower cost than the previous Land Cruiser. It additionally seems to seize among the cues of the particularly well-received Compact Cruiser EV idea, stepped up a measurement.