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Hybrid Car News Page 25

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Lexus Sets MSRP for LS 600h at Tesla Roadster Levels

In brief: Toyota's Lexus division has announced the suggested retail price for their new LS 600h and it's on par with the Tesla Roadster. Vehicle i... Read More


Delta Electronics New Powertrain to Rival GM's Voltec

In brief: Taiwanese company Delta Group is entering the electric powertrain market with a hybrid propulsion system very much like the Voltec from GM. ... Read More


SAIC Shows Off Six Models of Hybrid, PHEV, and BEVs to Hit Showrooms in 2012

In brief: The SAIC Group in China has introduced six new concepts for hybrids, PHEVs, and BEVs that will be on the market in 2010 through to 2012. Pr... Read More


Top Gear's New Hammerhead Eagle i-Thrust, Rival to the Volt

In brief: The guys at Top Gear (a British automotive show) decided to design and build a rival for the Chevrolet Volt and thus the Hammerhead Eagle i-... Read More


DOE's AVTA Completes a Million Miles of Plug-In Hybrid Testing

In brief: The Department of Energy's (DOE) Advanced Vehicles Testing Activity (AVTA) at Idaho National Laboratory (INL) completed 1 million miles of p... Read More


Volvo's Prototype Garbage Truck Gets Hybrid Upgrade

In brief: After a year and a half of field testing, Volvo Trucks is upgrading their hybrid refuse (garbage) truck with a re-vamped hybrid drive train.... Read More


Pike Research Predicts Hybrid Vehicles to Reach 4 Million Units by 2015

In brief: Pike Research predicts that cumulative sales of hybrid vehicles between now and 2015 will total 4 million worldwide. The word Pike... Read More


U.S. Army Testing a New Hybrid Vehicle for Spec Ops

In brief: Called the CERV, the diesel-electric hybrid is meant for special operations forces. Vehicle in the news Make/Model: CERV Manufacturer... Read More


Toyota Prius Wagon and SUV in Development

In brief: With the huge success of the hybrid Prius, Toyota is readying the next obvious step: a station wagon and an SUV based on the platform. Ve... Read More


2010 Mercedes-Benz ML450 Hybrid to be Available Next Week

In brief: The 2010 Mercedes-Benz ML450 Hybrid crossover hits showrooms tomorrow. Vehicle in the news Make/Model: ML450 Hybrid Manufacturer: Mer... Read More


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