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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BMW AG (Xetra: BMW), a Germany-based automaker, has announced the price of its 2016 X5 xDrive 40e plug-in hybrid SUV for the United States market.
When offered the chance to drive the world's first high performance hybrid SUV I must confess my reaction to getting behind the wheel of a battery-powered motor was a little apprehensive.
recently announced manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRPs) for its new 2006 Highlander Hybrid SUV, as well as a slight price increase for its hybrid Prius.
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The new hybrid SUV is to be launched at the 2014 Auto Expo.