Mitsubishi Outlander
Mitsubishi became the first carmaker to build a 4×4 that gets its propulsive power from a plug socket when it launched the Outlander PHEV last year. Other hybrids, from the likes of Lexus, Peugeot and Porsche, also pair-up a petrol engine with assorted electrical paraphernalia, but they don’t have a plug-in option – the batteries can only be charged by the engine. In Mitsubishi’s case, two electric motors are bolted at either end of the car and run off a […]