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2013-10-22 23:24:41

The Vincentric Hybrid Analysis announced today shows that an increasing number of hybrids are now cost-effective when compared to their all-gasoline counterparts. Out of the 13 hybrids with lower ownership costs, the Lexus CT200h and the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid had the greatest savings, with over $6,300 and $4,700 in savings respectfully. Bingham Farms, MI (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Vincentric, the leading compiler of automotive cost-of-ownership data, announced its 2013 Hybrid Analysis today,...

2013-10-17 23:21:16

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid Light Vehicle Report. London (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 In a recent interview with IHS SupplierBusiness, Ernie DeVincent, VP Product Development for Getrag commented: “I think it is absolutely inevitable that the penetration of hybrids is going to have to increase. And this will put a great deal of pressure on the economic side of hybrids, particularly battery costs. Because nobody will meet 54...

Hybrid Car Status Symbol Older Americans
2013-10-11 12:57:33

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While hybrid cars may not be as powerful as a muscle car or as dignified as a Rolls Royce, they are increasingly considered as something of a status symbol by people of a certain age. According to a new Baylor University study, many drivers aged 60 and older consider their hybrid car as a source of pride and prestige, in addition to being good for the environment. "If I want to pay $5 for a 'green' detergent or sponge, I'll know that...

2013-10-10 12:20:50

Locomotive Powered by Axion Power PbC Batteries NEW CASTLE, Pa., Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Axion Power International, Inc., (OTC QB: AXPW), the developer of advanced lead-carbon PbC® batteries and energy storage systems, announced today that Gibson Barbee, P.E. of Norfolk Southern and Philippe Westreich, PhD of Axion Power International will make a joint presentation at the 7th Annual ASME Rail Transportation Division Fall Technical Conference updating the progress of the...

2013-10-08 16:20:27

REDLANDS, Calif., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 8, 2013, the Law Firm of McCuneWright, LLP, announced the filing of a nationwide class action entitled Lee v. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. The case was filed in the United States District Court of California. The lawsuit alleges that since at least 2010, Toyota has marketed and sold a safety option called the Pre-Collision System (PCS) in its high-end Prius Five vehicles. The lawsuit claims that Toyota represents in...

2013-10-07 23:18:39

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Traction Batteries for Electric Vehicles Land, Water & Air 2012-2022. London (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 This comprehensive report has detailed assessments and forecasts for all the sectors using and likely to use traction batteries. There are chapters on heavy industrial, light industrial/commercial, mobility for the disabled, two wheel and allied, pure electric cars, hybrid cars, golf cars, military, marine and other. The...

2013-09-30 12:21:09

Calls On Industry to Reach 5 Million Units by End of 2016 WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Corporation Chairman Takeshi Uchiyamada predicted today that hybrid vehicles will play a larger role in the future development of automotive propulsion systems than widely recognized. Uchiyamada, in remarks before the Economic Club of Washington, D.C., said that hybrids retain key advantages that will continue to make them popular with consumers. "Some people say...

2013-09-29 23:04:19

LEKTRO Inc. presents technological advances in electric transportation and what to look for in future advances in new article. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 29, 2013 With electric vehicles becoming more and more the topic of conversation, the public has begun to ask where electric transportation could go in the future. A new article from the electric plane tug producer, LEKTRO Inc., is informing people on where technology is currently at and where the future could take it. It explains the...

2013-09-28 23:00:45

Transparency Market Research adds new "Global Lithium-Ion Battery Market - Industry Size, Share, Trends, Analysis And Forecasts 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/lithium-ion-battery-market.html. Albany, New York, USA (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 The lithium–ion battery market is experiencing an upsurge in demand due to the increased use of these batteries in automotive applications. The major...

2013-09-26 12:20:36

Additions mark the continued "greening" of the Boston Common Garage BOSTON, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boston Common Garage and Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network, today announced the introduction of four new 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrids to Zipcar's Boston fleet, as well as plug-in stations and priority parking for Zipcars and other hybrid vehicles at the Boston Common Garage. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111118/MM09809LOGO )(Logo:...


Latest Hybrid vehicle Reference Libraries

Hybrid Vehicle, Ford Escape E85
2014-04-11 09:00:45

A hybrid vehicle uses two or more different types of energy to move the vehicle. Different types of power sources include, combustible material such as coal and wood, compressed or liquefied natural gas, electricity, radio waves, batteries, human power, hydrogen, rechargeable energy storage, petrol or diesel fuel, solar and wind. Hybrid vehicles come in a wide variety of types. Two wheeled vehicles such as mopeds, bicycles and scooters are the simplest form of hybrid. These vehicles use...

Electric Car
2014-04-10 00:00:00

The electric vehicle (EV) uses one or more electric motors to move. There are three different types of EVs. One that is powered externally by a power station, one that uses stored energy received from an external power source and one that uses an on board power source (hybrid electric vehicle). Different types of EVs include, plug-in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles, electric trains, electric trolleys, electric boats, electric two-wheeled vehicles, and...

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