Hybrid Vehicle

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Hybrid Vehicle

A motor vehicle that uses both gasoline and electricity to power the engine. In general, the internal combustion engine is used to charge the electric motor or when the electric motor is idle. Hybrid vehicles have become more popular with increased concern for the environment and alternative energy.
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Do you think takers for hybrid cars would increase with the rise in petrol price?
Auto Business News-December 13, 2017--Volvo India to only sell electric, hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars
The provider makes the assessment of petrol cars and hybrid cars separately.
Hybrid cars are the first step towards shifting to electric vehicles, but it seems like the Government of India intends to jump the queue and transit directly to EVs.
American sales of hybrid electric vehicles represent about 36 per cent of the more than 11mn hybrid cars sold worldwide through April 2016.
In another competition earlier this year for hybrid cars - the Global Hybrid Electric Challenge - held for the Gulf countries and Egypt, and our hybrid car came second among 18 other teams.
AMMAN, March 8 (KUNA) -- The use of Hybrid cars that functions by both fuel and battery for engine power, is growing in Jordan due to their moderate cost and environment-friendly aspects.
He said that if in the future there are "cool-looking" hybrid cars within his budget, he might consider, "but I would not buy a fully electrical car, because I'd like the option of switching back and forth between the two options.
A pair of studies using real-world driving conditions the researchers found that driving hybrid cars in India and China would significantly boost their fuel-efficiency when compared to driving them in the US.
Hybrid cars in Pakistan were launched in a bid to win the fight against the energy crisis, more specifically to make people stop using CNG.
The new engine system is a breakthrough for hybrid cars because expensive batteries would no longer be needed.
Despite government's budgetary measures to bring down the prices of used hybrid cars by reducing duty rates, the rates of used cars, both hybrid, as well as non-hybrid, have jumped by over 27 percent in 2013," said Paapam Chairman Usman Malik while showing concern over the prevalent situation in the country.