Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. The the material is subjective, is not advertising and is not serves as a guide to the purchase. Before purchase is needed consultation with a specialist.
Hybrid cars combine internal engine operation combustion and electric motor, which reduces exhaust toxicity and reduce fuel consumption. The combined system can work with alternating inclusion of power plants, or by starting them at the same time, for example in all-wheel drive versions. We selected the best hybrid cars according to characteristics and user reviews that help you choose the most suitable for your goals.
- Rating of the best hybrid cars
- The best hybrid cars in a coupe
- BMW i8
- The best hybrid cars in the sedan and liftback
- Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
- Audi A6 Hybrid
- Toyota Camry Hybrid
- Toyota Prius
- Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
- Chevrolet volt
- The best hybrid crossovers
- BMW X5 xDrive45e
- Lexus NX 300h
- Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
- Kia Niro Hybrid
Rating of the best hybrid cars
|Nomination||a place||Name of product||price|
|The best hybrid cars in a coupe||1||BMW i8||10 750 000 rub.|
|The best hybrid cars in the sedan and liftback||1||Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid||8 766 000 rub.|
|2||Audi A6 Hybrid||–|
|3||Toyota Camry Hybrid||2 050 0000 rub.|
|4||Toyota Prius||2 322 000 rub.|
|5||Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid||1 775 000 rub.|
|The best hybrid crossovers||1||BMW X5 xDrive45e||5 500 000 rub.|
|2||Lexus NX 300h||229 7 680 rub.|
|3||Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV||948 000 rub.|
|4||Kia Niro Hybrid||1 525 000 rub.|
The best hybrid cars in a coupe
Two-door models have a sporty look, as well as a clear margin of power and are suitable for city driving or long trips together. Due to the compact dimensions, the gasoline engine and battery for electric motors can be located in front under the hood or behind in the trunk, which reduces the capacity of the compartment for things.
The model has been produced since 2014 and looks very aggressive and futuristically. The design is distinguished by huge narrowed “nostrils” forms and two-lens headlights. The body has a concave part in the middle and widening rear wheel arches. The roof of the compartment can be folded and lay out what customers like in reviews – in the summer you can ride around the city with a breeze, and in bad weather hide from rain and cold. The car is equipped with a lithium-ion battery with a capacity 11.6 kW / h, from which the electric motor is powered. general power the hybrid is 231 hp The engine design is used a turbine, and the chassis can distribute torque to everything 4 wheels.
The main feature of this car is a hybrid powerplant last generation type. With it, acceleration to 100 km / h in just 4.4 seconds. To protect the user from dangers, developers set electronic speed limit 250 km / h, but the potential of the motor still remains, so ICE can Chip sports firmware. The originality of the above characteristics in that they are shown by an engine with a volume of 1.5 liters, built in line configuration with three cylinders.
- aggressive look;
- the ability to fold the roof;
- fuel consumption 2.5 l;
- high aerodynamics;
- leather interior;
- battery capacity 11.6 kilowatt hours.
- high cost – from 11.5 million rubles;
- only two places;
- ground clearance 117 mm;
- luggage capacity is 100 l.
The best hybrid cars in the sedan and liftback
Sedans and liftbacks are practical for everyday driving to work or trips on vacation. They have a more spacious interior and luggage branch. Here is a list of hybrid installation models related to this type of car.
Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
In this category in the first place is a hybrid liftback from the German concern Porsche. The car is endowed with a 2.9 liter gasoline engine, and also an electric motor, which in total give out 330 hp In reviews cars are praised for the smoothness and maneuverability possible due to robotic transmission. In any hybrid configuration All-wheel drive available. The car is particularly stable in turns thanks to a wheelbase of 2950 mm. Due to smooth streamlined shapes developers managed to achieve a low coefficient aerodynamic drag – 0.30 cW. Motor power It is carried out from the battery with a capacity of 14 kW / h. Maximum speed by car is possible up to 278 km / h.
Our experts included the car in the review of the best because of the roomy salon. It fits 5 people freely, while leaving more volume 405 liters for the luggage compartment. All this is possible due to a long and wide body 5049×1937 mm, the parameters of which can envy many generalists. If you are looking for a hybrid car, which is characterized by increased spaciousness inside, it is definitely “Panamera 4 E”.
- presentable design;
- the presence of four-wheel drive;
- fuel consumption 2.5 l;
- 405 l trunk;
- battery capacity 14 kW / h;
- 5 seats in the cabin.
- ground clearance 133 mm;
- high cost – from 8 million rubles .;
- Warranty is only 2 years and does not depend on mileage.
Audi A6 Hybrid
In second place is a hybrid sedan from Audi in the A6 model. Auto noticeably formidable appearance radiating confidence. To this contributes to the ribbed hood looking out from under the forehead bi-xenon headlights, impressive grille. Hybrid assembly includes ICE with a volume of 2.0 liters, issuing 211 hp, and an electric motor of 40 kW with small battery 1.3 kW / h. When combined work gasoline is consumed 6.2 liters per 100 km. Without a gasoline motor car capable of driving 3 km on electric traction. Increased power provides a turbocharger. Toxicity class corresponds to Euro 5. Owner reviews show that the hybrid a combination of engines only helps for a quiet departure from a private at home so as not to wake the children. The rest of the car It is operated as usual with a gasoline engine.
This hybrid car is the best in climate comfort. IN it has air conditioning divided into four serviced zones, each of which can be configured individually.
- wheelbase 2912 mm;
- a large fuel tank of 73 l;
- toxicity class Euro-5;
- there is an electric power steering.
- ground clearance 163 mm;
- gasoline consumption of 6.2 l;
- the energy reserve in the tank is 1.3 kW / h;
- small trunk 375 l.
Toyota Camry Hybrid
Third place in the category for the Japanese sedan from Toyota. Model Camry is so loved by customers that the company released hybrid version. The car operates a 2.5 l petrol unit 154 hp He is assisted by an electric motor at 105 kilowatt, powered by a 6.5 kWh battery. Total consumption gasoline is 5.9 liters. Owner reviews show that electric traction is connected only in the city at low speeds (1-30 km / h), therefore, for the settlement on the highway exclusively ICE and gasoline consumption rises to 6.2 liters.
This hybrid car has the best body strength. Behind metal are additional stiffeners, which protect people, helping to maintain the dimensions of the interior pressure. Separate zones, on the contrary, are left blank to absorb shock, without harm to those inside. System safety automatically locks the doors when starting to nobody accidentally fell out. After stopping or colliding, Doors unlock by themselves.
- battery capacity 6.5 kW / h;
- there is an electric power steering wheel;
- telescopic steering wheel adjustment possible;
- Inside, the outside temperature is displayed.
- ground clearance 155 mm;
- small luggage compartment 371 l;
- gas consumption of 5.9 liters.
And here is another hybrid model from Toyota, but already in body liftback. Toyota Prius is equipped with a 1.8 liter gasoline engine, 99 hp It is paired with a CVT variator and transmits front axle torque. When driving at low speeds an electric motor with a power of 53 kilowatts, powered by batteries 1.3 kW / h. As a result, about 100 km of travel in the city takes about 3 liters of fuel. The developers created a hybrid liftback with a very streamlined shape, which received the aerodynamic coefficient resistance at 0.24 cW.
This hybrid model stands out for its mild stroke due to its thoughtful pendants. It is constructed on independent elements, with double wishbones. Depreciation System Configuration allows you to feel less rough bumps and more enjoy the trip. This is a good option for operation in small towns or urban settlements with poor roads.
- maximum speed up to 180 km / h is possible;
- ecological class Euro-6;
- the electric motor develops a torque of up to 163 Nm;
- convenient foot parking brake.
- low battery capacity 1.3 kW / h;
- ground clearance 136 mm;
- some don’t like the latest generation design.
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
The Korean company Hyundai has also developed its hybrid liftback to increase sales. Model Ioniq Hybrid comes with a 1.6 liter petrol engine delivering 105 hp. Transmission represented by a robotic gearbox in 6 gears. Auto moves with front-wheel drive. Rotation on it capable of transmitting and an electric motor with a power of 32 kW, receiving battery powered 1.6 kW / h. In view of this, the electric traction is low, and develops torque up to 170 Nm. In the urban cycle, cars spend 3.4 liters of fuel. But officially this hybrid model does not come in Russia, so you can only buy a liftback by yourself after him to a neighboring country or ordering from distillers.
Despite the middle class cars, hybrid equipment electronic devices surpasses even premium sedans. For example, there is adaptive cruise control (ACCS), which not only holds the speed set by the driver, but also keeps the specified distance to other vehicles. If necessary, the car itself slows down or accelerates, being guided in a situation on the road by means of sensors.
- LED running lights;
- maximum speed is 185 km / h;
- ecological type refers to Euro-6;
- bi-xenon headlights.
- front-wheel drive only;
- ground clearance 140 mm;
- small battery capacity;
- an electric motor generates only 32 kW.
This hybrid model is available for European and US markets. IN 2015, he received the title of best-selling hybrid car and became a worldwide bestseller. The car has a futuristic view with masked grille. The power plant contains 1.5 liter petrol engine with 101 hp and powerful electric motor 111 kilowatts, which is powered by a capacious battery with capacity of 18.4 kW / h. Combined fuel consumption It is 5.6 liters per 100 km. The transmission is continuously variable. with CVT variator. Reviewers praise power an electric motor that allows you to develop a torque of up to 370 Nm. But it takes 13 to charge the battery to 100% hours.
Compared to other hybrid versions in this Chevrolet Volt review notable for the ability to drive 85 km on clean electric traction. By compared to electric cars it’s not enough, but for hybrids this figure is quite large. Even if you forgot to refuel, everyday trips around the city and nearby villages will not break, because in the garage or in the parking lot of the supermarket you can always recharge the battery and move on.
- battery capacity 18.4 kW / h;
- Warranty up to 5 years;
- steering wheel with gear ratio change;
- regenerative braking system.
- not officially sold in Russia;
- small trunk 300 l;
- ground clearance 120 mm.
The best hybrid crossovers
Crossovers are suitable not only for operation on the highway, but also off road, for example, for fishing trips, hunting or for forest trips walks. High ground clearance and all-wheel drive allows freely get out of a steep ravine or overcome loose earth, sand, gravel. For lovers of such car manufacturers offer the following hybrid versions of famous models.
BMW X5 xDrive45e
BMW’s legendary German X5 crossover comes with equipped with a hybrid powerplant in the back of the F15 and F85. The output of the electric motor is 83 kW, and it is powered by battery with a capacity of 9.2 kW / h. Paired with it, an internal combustion engine with 2.0 liter generating 245 hp The car is equipped with all-wheel drive. For 100 km the power unit consumes 3.3 liters of gasoline. To the owners The reviews like the 8-speed ZF automatic with a new processor, which instantly responds to pressing the gas pedal. More about it cars always say that it “goes on rails” in view of the clear exchange rate stability. This is possible thanks to the many electronic systems and wheelbase 2933 mm.
We have identified this car as the best-sized luggage compartment. Usually among hybrid cars, boot capacity is always “suffers” because a large battery is required. But here manufacturers were able to place it under the second row of seats, therefore, the capacity of the storage compartment is 650 liters. If the backs folded, get 1870 liters.
- ground clearance 209 mm;
- total consumption of 3.3 l;
- toxicity class Euro-6;
- electric range of 31 km;
- excellent directional stability;
- full charge in 4 hours.
- high cost – from 4.7 million rubles .;
- reduced battery capacity of 9.2 kW / h.
Lexus NX 300h
In second place in the category of hybrid SUVs is the crossover from Japanese company Lexus. The NX300h is available from 2017 and stands out with a spindle-shaped grille, narrow headlights and “muscular” body features. Hybrid installation consists of 2.5 liter petrol engine delivering 155 hp and an electric motor with a power of 105 kW. The total power of the unit is 190 h.p. When driving at low speed, the car uses rear-wheel drive, acting on electricity. After reaching 40 km / h the car goes to work from the internal combustion engine, transmitting torque to the front drive unit. When you need increased cross-country ability, they are involved immediately both units. Combined fuel consumption is 5.5 l Owners in reviews praise the sound insulation of a hybrid car, whose external sounds are not audible even when driving on gasoline engine.
Our experts liked the model for equipping with technical new items, one of which is the contactless opening of the trunk. To do this, hold your foot under the rear bumper. But this will work only if there is a key card nearby.
- inside one of the largest screens of 10.3 inches;
- increased touchpad for finger control off the road;
- there is a system of all-wheel drive;
- ground clearance 185 mm.
- 5.5 l gasoline consumption, which is a lot for hybrid vehicles;
- almost no electric range (only to accelerate).
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
The popular SUV Outlander from Mitsubishi also presented in the hybrid version of the PHEV, which is equipped with an engine 2.0 L with 121 HP and electric motor 60 kW. Capacity The battery is 6 kW / h. The crossover can move at full drive, and the clearance of 190 mm allows you to conquer not only tracks with asphalt pavement, but also dirt roads, fields, borders. The model is available on 18 inch aluminum wheels. Power reserve enough electric to cover 60 km. Owners in reviews satisfied that the battery is fully charged from 220 V s with current characteristics of 2.7 kW / h at 12 A it will turn out in 5 hours.
In our opinion, the hybrid crossover is one of the best in terms of consumption. fuel, which is 1.9 liters per 100 km. Even premium “Panamera” and X8 he reaches 2.5 liters. Improved economy managed to achieve due to longer movement on electric traction, which turns off only after 55 km / h, which prolongs the operation of the electric power plant and increases resource of gasoline ICE.
- Timing works with a chain, not a rubber belt;
- toxicity class Euro-5;
- charging time up to 100% is 5 hours;
- electric power steering.
- no support for manual gear shifting;
- for the price of 2.5 million rubles. no washer nozzle heating.
Kia Niro Hybrid
With the advent of “car fashion” on hybrid cars, its version released by KIA. The car is equipped with a 1.6 liter petrol engine, generating 105 hp Robotic is connected to it. transmission transmitting torque to the front-wheel drive. Instead of a petrol unit, an electric motor with power 44.5 kW. It takes charge from a battery with a capacity of 9.9 kW / h. If the fuel runs out, the hybrid will be able to drive by electric traction 42 km. The crossover is available with fully LED optics and light sensor. The roof has an adjustable sunroof with electric drive. In total there are 7 trim levels, where the option Touring stands out with an increased boot capacity of 100 liters.
This hybrid modification from the Korean manufacturer is also leading in the review of gas mileage – it’s 100 km long consumes only 1.3 liters. In terms of burning fuel, this is the most economical hybrid. Another clear advantage of the crossover is time. full charge with standard station parameters 2.5 hours. Judging by reviews, some users in the city generally manage do without gas when there are parking lots near work 220 V refueling sockets
- excellent directional stability;
- ecological class Euro-6;
- rear view camera and 8 inch monitor;
- electric range is 42 km;
- there is heating and ventilation of the front seats.
- front-wheel drive only;
- small trunk 324 liters in five trim levels;
- no rain sensor, even in the most expensive configuration;
- low clearance for SUV 160 mm.
Attention! This rating is subjective, is not advertising and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before the purchase consultation with a specialist is necessary.