The Benefits of Hybrid Cars

2023 Honda CR-V Hybrid

It’s becoming more common for big manufacturers to make the move towards green technology, Painesville drivers have likely noticed the increase in hybrid and EV models on the roads. This may leave you wondering, what are the benefits of hybrid cars?

The once niche hybrid market has now taken over the lineup of most brands, providing tons of eco-friendly options whether you are looking for compact sedans or sprawling SUVs! In this guide, our Honda of Mentor team covers the benefits of hybrid cars and answers questions like:

  • Why get a hybrid car?
  • Does Honda make a hybrid car?
  • And more!



Why Get a Hybrid Car?

What are the benefits of hybrid cars? Well, whether you are looking for efficiency or savings, hybrid cars deliver. Check out the specifics below: 

  • Energy Efficiency: Hybrid vehicles utilize both electric-drive technologies and traditional combustion engines to maximize fuel economy. Systems like regenerative braking recapture energy that is typically lost during braking. For you, that means less fuel consumption, fewer emissions, and less money spent at the gas pump.
  • Ownership Costs: Not only can you find hybrid cars in a wide range of price points and configurations, but many states offer hybrid car tax benefits to sweeten the deal even more. Plus, every hybrid vehicle includes a generous battery warranty to protect your investment in the long run.
  • Diverse Variety: Hybrid cars in the past were traditionally more compact and lower powered when compared to traditional options, but technology has opened up the market in a huge way. Now you can find high-performance hybrids, high-powered SUVs, and any other configuration you could want for the Willoughby roads.

Does Honda Make a Hybrid?

From the hybrid car tax benefits to the state-of-the-art technology, and incredible performance – a hybrid vehicle from Honda will simply make your life easier on Eastlake drives. Check out some details regarding the latest models, here:

Honda Accord Hybrid

The Accord Hybrid mid-size sedan is equipped with a two-motor hybrid powertrain, a power flow monitor, and EV mode that maximizes fuel economy for up to an EPA-estimated 46 mpg city and 41 mpg highway* with the 2023 Accord Hybrid EX-L model.

The Accord Hybrid comes with a variety of convenient features from Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control, Honda Sensing®, to Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration. The hybrid battery is under the rear seat, which conveniently allows for up to 16.7 cubic feet of trunk space.

Honda CR-V Hybrid

The Honda CR-V Hybrid is an efficient SUV with all of the features and versatility that have traditionally made this SUV popular. The two-motor hybrid powertrain with a Sport mode optimizes acceleration response. The power meter keeps tabs on the hybrid battery’s power output and recharging while driving. The 2023 Honda CR-V Hybrid Sport model has an EPA-estimated 43 mpg city and 36 mpg highway**.

Explore Honda Hybrids at Honda of Mentor Today!

After checking out the benefits of hybrid cars, come explore hybrid models at Honda of Mentor today! Feel free to contact us at Honda of Mentor if you have any questions about the Honda lineup or schedule a test drive in Mentor today. Or you can explore right from home and get your financing in order ASAP.

*51 city/44 highway/48 combined mpg rating for EX-L. 46 city/41 highway/44 combined mpg rating for Sport, Sport-L and Touring. Based on 2023 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition, and other factors.
**43 city/36 highway/40 combined mpg rating for 2WD Sport. 40 city/34 highway/37 combined mpg rating for AWD Sport and Sport Touring. Based on 2023 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery-pack age/condition (hybrid trims), and other factors.

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