hybrids

2019 Lexus LS 500h Luxury Sedan: Paragon of Excellence

2019 Lexus LS 500h Luxury Sedan: Paragon of Excellence

Photos by Garvin St Villier It was a most auspicious time this week in Maryland testing the well-appointed 2019 Lexus LS 500h luxury sedan for the week. It’s truly a paragon of excellence. With a progressive spindle grille — 5,000 unique surfaces — a beautiful and athletic silhouette that now commands attention, 20″ forged alloy […]

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2019 BMW i8 Roadster: Quantum Leap

2019 BMW i8 Roadster: Quantum Leap

Experienced by Kimatni D Rawlins, Photos by Garvin St. Villier When the imaginative BMW i8 Roadster rolled into Automotive Rhythms’ driveway for a weekly evaluation I immediately cancelled all scheduled activities, ignited the hybrid powertrain, dropped the top and allowed the streets to take precedence! The sports car’s fanatical silhouette will attract attention from every […]

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2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric, Hybrid & Plug-in Hybrid: Green Envy

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric, Hybrid & Plug-in Hybrid: Green Envy

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Hyundai’s global sustainability strategy is off to an impeccable start with the launch of three eco-friendly hybrid and electric renditions of the Ioniq green car in Goleta, California near the UC Santa Barbara campus where they thrive in Earth-friendly sustainability and environmental activism. The alternative powertrain segment is flourishing with […]

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2017 Kia Niro: A New Hybrid Hero

2017 Kia Niro: A New Hybrid Hero

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins I’m sure by now most of you have seen the Melissa McCarthy ad spot with Kia’s new hybrid crossover dubbed “Hero’s Journey” where the comedic actress attempts to the save the eco-friendly attributes of the planet while using the vehicle’s key features. Whether you find it amusing or not the […]

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2017 Toyota Prius Prime: Green Mobility Defined

2017 Toyota Prius Prime: Green Mobility Defined

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins If you don’t believe in Global Warning and the erratic climate changes it produces then you must be living on Mars. I took note yet again when my leaves began falling in early August which was quite frightening. Who would have thought I’d be raking in the summer? Yes, the […]

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2016 Toyota Prius World Premiere: Beyond Possible in Las Vegas

2016 Toyota Prius World Premiere: Beyond Possible in Las Vegas

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins Not everything in Las Vegas is a must-keep secret, especially when it comes to the auto industry and the need to prophesize their latest innovations, infectious designs, and energy saving technologies. More importantly, when the topic of discussion is related to electric cars, hybrids, and sustainability of the planet, then […]

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2016 Volvo XC90: Top Rankin’

2016 Volvo XC90: Top Rankin’

Experienced by Kimatni D. Rawlins My close friends, family and business associates understand my deep and profound love for reggae legend Robert Nesta Marley. The melodious rhythms and positive vibrations of his tunes ignite passion in my soul incessantly. So the first task upon entering the ambitious and opulent cabin of the 2016 Volvo XC90 […]

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