Hybrid cars are rapidly gaining popularity world over and the UAE is no exception. In the last 5 years alone, the demand in UAE has increase by over 150%. While many are of the opinion that electric or hybrid cars are a recent technological invention; the first hybrid prototype vehicle was created over 120 years ago by Dr. Ferdinand Porsche. It used a gasoline engine to supply power to an electric motor that drove the car’s front wheels. Since then, almost every car manufacturer has worked on their own version of hybrid cars.
Popular Hybrid Cars in UAE
The list could be must longer but we decided to keep it to just 5 special ones.
Toyota Camry Hybrid:
The Toyota Camry Hybrid has a 2.4L four-cylinder engine that delivers an output of 208 bhp with a Continuously Variable Automatic Transmission (CVT) engine.
This most desired hybrid car delivers an amazing fuel efficiency of 26 km per liter within the city and almost 30 km per liter on the highway. The 0-100 speed timing is clocked at 8.3 secs and the car has a top speed of 180 km per hour.
Toyota Camry Hybrid price in UAE starts from AED 133,500.
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid has a combination of an efficient gasoline engine, an electric motor and a Lithium-ion polymer battery. It makes driving sustainable and economic at the same time. The 1.6 liter engine is mated to a 6-speed Dual-clutch transmission (DCT).
IONIQ hybrid runs solely using its electric motor when starting up, makes no sound and results in zero fuel consumption.
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid price in the UAE is AED 83,370 incl. VAT
Lexus ES 2020 300 Hybrid
The Lexus ES is one of the most popular Hybrid Cars in the UAE in recent times. Equipped with a 2.5 liter engine, this front wheel drive vehicle has a CVT transmission and delivers a fuel economy of 15.3 km per liter.
Lexus ES 2020 300 Hybrid price in the UAE is AED 205,000 incl. VAT
Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid
The Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid offers a mix of sustainability and driving dynamics that brings a smile to any sports car enthusiast. On top of that, it has enough space for the entire family.
Porsche has been successful in fusing the hybrid technology with race car performance. The 0 – 100 km speed dash is clocked at 5 seconds with a top speed of 243 km per hour. If you wish to run the car purely on electric mode, then top speed is 135 km per hour.
Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid price in UAE starts from AED 390,500 incl. VAT
The cutting-edge 2020 Toyota C-HR stands out in the most hotly contested segment on the market as the only hybrid in class, with a sophisticated design and bold styling accompanied by technical innovation. As a completely fresh ‘clean-sheet’ design the C-HR points towards a daring and progressive future that Toyota is planning to build
Offering the lowest fuel consumption value in its category at 23.9 km/L, the C-HR enables customers to contribute to a greener future while enjoying the increased driving satisfaction provided by its advanced technologies.
Toyota C-HR price in UAE starts from AED 86,900 inc. VAT