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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Aramex has introduced four hybrid cars to its ground fleet, making it the first logistics company to use hybrid vehicles in the Middle East.
Edmunds said it expects hybrid vehicles will continue to gain public interest with the release of new models such as the Chevy Tahoe, Dodge Durango, GMC Yukon, Nissan Altima and Saturn Aura Greenline.
Tokyo, Japan, Nov 11, 2005 - (JCNN) - Toyota announced on November 10 that it officially registered the first hybrid vehicles in China, under the country's national hybrid vehicle certification system, which came into effect October 1.
But there was Toyota (joined only by Honda with its Insight and Civic Hybrid), selling a compact car that was providing an estimated 52 miles per gallon in the city and 45 on the highway, learning not only about developing hybrid vehicles but about selling them in a market where horsepower tends to be king.
During the period between 2016 and 2020, 2% of all cars purchased will be either electric or hybrid vehicles. Further plan includes to increase this target to 10 per cent by 2030.
The facility is to produce hybrid vehicles more affordable for Thai consumers.
The company stated that it is reusing nickel-metal hydride batteries for hybrid vehicles, using some of them for storage cells for non-vehicular uses, and extracting mineral elements from them to make brand-new batteries in Japan.
Toyota reports it is conducting a safety recall involving certain 2019 RAV4/RAV4 Hybrid vehicles in North America.
According to the plan, which runs for seven years, 65 per cent of the Dubai limousine fleet will be hybrid vehicles and 25 per cent electric vehicles.
RTA is already working on a plan to transform 50% of Dubai taxi fleet into hybrid vehicles by 2021, with the number of hybrid taxis rising from 791 vehicles in 2016 to 4,750 in 2021.
According to the plan, which runs for seven years, 65% of the Dubai limousine fleet will be hybrid vehicles and 25% electric vehicles.
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