6 Hybrid Vehicles To Stay Away From Buying

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid

The 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid is an excellent fuel-efficient SUV, but there have been some serious problems with it as well.

2014 & 2015 Nissan Pathfinder HEV

Giranda stated, "The Pathfinder Hybrid models from these years experienced electrical issues and problems with their braking systems."

2011-2015 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid

The speed of this hybrid seemed appealing, but the severity of the recalls was not a worthwhile trade-off. The main issue was that there was not enough drainage beneath the battery

2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

There is only one plug-in hybrid minivan available on the market: the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid. Its above-average EV range and usability belied reports of several recalls and problems with the hybrid battery.

2018 Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid

The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu's roomy interior and superior fuel efficiency are reasons why owners adore it. However, a few owners have complained about fuel sensor issues and engine difficulties.

2017 BMW X5 Hybrid

The 2017 BMW X5 hybrid is an opulent SUV with an opulent interior and powerful performance. Reviews on Edmunds claim that the car has dynamic handling and a comfy ride.