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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With green being the new thing, hybrid cars are making their way to Utah's roads.
If your city or town has a lot of cars, chances are you've seen a few hybrid cars around.
Honda's hierarchy insists that the car will change the customers' perception especially as in the past hybrid cars cost too much.
While there are several ways in which electric motors and a gas/petrol engine can be combined, Toyota hybrid cars uses the Hybrid Synergy Drive (HSD) system.
With all four hybrid cars, Honda expect to sell approximately 500,000 hybrids a year worldwide.
Petrol in Bahrain is inexpensive so there is not a high market for the hybrid cars at the moment," Mr Raymond said.
THE introduction of hybrid cars has created a hazard problem where pedestrians are unable to hear them at low speeds because hybrid cars run in near silence in stop-start driving.
Mr Mohsen Salehinia senior Industry Ministry official said that C[pounds sterling]Some 600,000 hybrid cars are to be manufactured by the end of year ending March 20th 2009.
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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.
E-cars are oversupplied and changing in all respects but in this frenzy of birth and death the future is being created with hybrid cars rapidly gaining market share now, and sale of pure electric cars are likely to take off in the second half of the coming decade as certain technical and cost challenges are resolved.