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Coming Soon: Bigger Toyota Prius V Hybrid

Many people who may have wanted to buy a Prius shied away from it because its cargo space is limited. Well, get ready for the bigger Prius V. "Many... Read More

 
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PowerGenix Introduces Nickel-Zinc Batteries for Micro-Hybrids

In brief: PowerGenix, which manufactures high-performance Nickel-Zinc (NiZn) batteries, has produced a battery to be marketed specifically to the new ... Read More

 
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Volkswagen Aims for 261 MPG with Diesel-Electrics

In brief: Volkswagen has put a lot into clean-diesel technology and is now working towards production of its XL1 plug-in hybrid diesel-electric, capab... Read More

 
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Hydraulic Hybrid School Bus Prototype to Debut in Atlanta

In brief: Ford, the Georgia Institute of Technology, and the Atlanta Public School System have joined forces to build a hydraulic hybrid school bus. ... Read More

 
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Toyota Says Prius V Still On Track, Despite Japanese Earthquakes

In brief: Toyota Motors Sales USA has announced that the Prius V hybrid wagon is still on track for U.S. delivery this fall. The word The announce... Read More

 
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Chrysler Beginning 140-unit Test Fleet of Ram Plug-in Hybrids

In brief: Chrysler is deploying the first 20 of a planned 140-truck fleet of Ram pickup plug-in hybrids. Vehicle in the news Make/Model: Ram PHE... Read More

 
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Autocar Launches Commercial Sales of E3 Hydraulic Hybrid Trucks

In brief: Autocar has commercially launched their hydraulic hybrid refuse truck, the E3 Advanced Series Hybrid. Vehicle in the news Make/Model: ... Read More

 
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Quantum Launches Converted Plug-in F-150 Pickup Line for Fleets

In brief: Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies has launched a new line of hybrid conversions, this time using the Ford F-150 pickup as its base. Veh... Read More

 
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Jaguar to Build Hybrid C-X75 Supercar

Jaguar announced last week that it will build a hybrid supercar that will cost more than $1 million. According to a report in Automotive News, Jagu... Read More

 
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The Rock Says This: Grow a Pair Before Driving a Hybrid

In brief: Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson advises would-be Prius owners to "grow a pair" before getting into a hybrid car. The word Famous for his... Read More

 

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