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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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Toyota Prius: High Demand, Short Supply

The combination of high gas prices and the March earthquake in Japan has left the popular Toyota Prius in short supply, which means many people who wa... Read More

 

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