A Plug-in Hybrid is a hybrid vehicle that uses rechargeable batteries; it must be recharged by plugging it into an external power source. Plug-in hybrids use their battery as their main power source offering extended driving distances. Once the Plug-in hybrid reaches it's EV range limit, it automatically switches to hybrid mode. With plenty of charging ports across Northern Ireland and the option to charge at home, the Plug-in Hybrid is a economical and cost efficient choice.
The All-New Renault CAPTUR E-TECH Plug-in Hybrid is combines a 1.6L petrol engine with 9.8 kWh battery and two electric motors delivering 160 hp, 188.3 mpg (WLTP) and up to 30 miles EV only range, allowing day-to-day full-electric driving. Drivers can also boast low running costs with only 34g per km of CO2.READ MORE ABOUT RENAULT HYBRID
Test Drive the Toyota Prius Plug-in at Shelbourne Motors. The best of both worlds introducing the electric and hybrid car that delivers unbelievable fuel economy and ultra low CO2 emissions. Thanks to the cutting edge Lithium-ion batteries, Prius Plug-in Hybrid can travel up to 15.5 miles on electric power alone!READ MORE ABOUT TOYOTA HYBRID
With two electric motors, a 9.8kWh battery and 1.6L petrol engine, the New Renault MEGANE Sport Tourer delivers 160hp, 217.3 mpg and 30 miles of EV only range, allowing for every electric driving. An efficicent solution to all your journeys as you whizz around the city in full electric mode and switch to hybrid for your longer journeys.