New York International Auto Show 2017 Electric/Hybrid car highlights

2018 New York International Auto Show is starting this month – Electric/Hybrid car highlights from last year

Mar 19, 2018 | by Iqtidar Ali

This year’s New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) is going to be held Fri, March 30th – Sun, April 8th, 2018 ( Mon – Sat: 10am – 10pm Sun: 10am – 7pm ) at Jacob Javits Convention Center 11th Ave. (between 34th & 40th St.) (click here for location map).

According to NYIAS website 1 million car enthusiasts visit the show every year which makes it one of the largest and most popular auto shows globally.

The 2017 New York International Auto Show was inaugurated by the New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo — as part of his government’s green initiative, he said;

I encourage New Yorkers to consider electric vehicles and help take us a step closer to achieving our goal of reducing emissions 40% by 2030.

All 30 car models were present at NYIAS 2017 for which the  New York government offered up to $2,000 rebate as part of their $70 million commitment to eco-friendly cars.

Last year’s Earth Day also fell between the show dates which continued from April 14 – 23, 2017 — to celebrate Earth Day the show featured 60 Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid and Electric cars from different manufacturers.

Tesla has a history of not joining the auto-shows, therefore they were missing from the fleet besides being the leaders in green vehicle movement.

Among the most highlighted green vehicles were GM’s Chevrolet Bolt, Rimac Concept One, BMW i3, Jaguar i-Pace, Lucid Air, Honda Clarity, Nissan Leaf, Hyundai Ioniq, Toyota Mirai and Prius among others (full list below).

Until we have more updates and news from the 2018 New York International Auto Show, enjoy the photo gallery below from 2017 for the Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid and Electric cars.

List of Electric/Hybrid/Plug-in Hybrid vehicles present at the 2017 New York International Auto Show

Acura MDX Hybrid
Acura RLX Hybrid
Acura TLX Hybrid
Audi e-tron Plug-in Hybrid

BMW 13 Electric
BMW 330 Hybrid
BMW 530 Hybrid
BMW 740 Hybrid
BMW i8 Electric with Gas Range Extender
BMW X5 Hybrid

Cadillac CT-6 Plug-in Hybrid

Chevrolet Bolt Electric
Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid
Chevrolet Volt Electric with Gas Range Extender

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

Ford C-MAX Hybrid
Ford C-MAX Plug-in Hybrid
Ford Focus Electric
Ford Fusion Hybrid
Ford Fusion Plug-in Hybrid
Ford Police Responder Hybrid

Honda Accord Hybrid
Honda Clarity Electric
Honda Clarity Hydrogen Fuel Cell
Honda Clarity Plug-in

Hyundai Ioniq Electric
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in

Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid

Jaguar i-Pace

Kia Niro Hybrid
Kia Optima Hybrid
Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid
Kia SOUL Electric

Lucid Motors
Lucid Air

Lexus LC Hybrid
Lexus LS Hybrid
Lexus RX Hybrid

Mercedes AMG GT Concept Hybrid
Mercedes-Benz GLE 550 Plug-in Hybrid
Mercedes-Benz S550 Plug-in Hybrid

MINI Countryman Plug-in Hybrid

Nissan Leaf Electric

Porsche Cayenne Hybrid
Porsche Panamera Hybrid

Concept One

Smart fortwo Electric

Toyota Avalon Hybrid
Toyota Camry Hybrid
Toyota Highlander Hybrid
Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell
Toyota Prius C Hybrid
Toyota Prius Hybrid
Toyota Prius Prime Plug-in Hybrid
Toyota Prius V Hybrid
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

Volkswagen e-Golf Electric

Volvo S90 Plug-in Hybrid
Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid
Volvo XC90 Plug-in Hybrid

Iqtidar Ali
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Iqtidar Ali is a long time web developer and now writing for his childhood passion 'cars' further boosted by the advent of electric vehicles especially Tesla.

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