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hybrid cars that have manual transmissions
Honda boasts its hybrid CR- Z sport as " the first hybrid generation 6-speed. " Drivers can choose a speed to meet their needs and have the opportunity to choose a speed that produces the best gas mileage. The CR- Z hybrid also has three different modes, including a sport mode that provides a faster throttle response and feels more like a traditional gasoline engine. Another feature of the Honda CR- Z Sport Hybrid, the three- drive system includes a sport mode that provides a faster...

how hybrid cars save energy
Driving a new high-tech hybrids - cars that combine the power of a gasoline engine with an electric motor to reduce fuel consumption and emissions - may sound like something only environmentalist or engineer could revved about. The fact is, however, a new generation of cars and trucks due to go on sale in hybrid next 12 months offer a number of very practical benefits for families to save money to help save the planet. Many experts predict 2004 will be the year that hybrid turn the corner of...


do chevy hybrid cars run on batteries
We are pleased to announce that the Volt drives pretty much like the Volt has always done. It is solid, it is heavy and it is planted. All that weight in the battery contributes to the impressive stature that comes through in a smooth ride, a well- damped suspension and build quality vaultlike. It also, however, comes with sentences of less - sporty handling that- The Volt drives like a luxury car, but looks and in turn pushes its low rolling resistance tires trying to manage the dynamics...

2010 honda civic hybrid vs. 2011 honda civic hybrid
You are CORRECT! If you're set on a hybrid, nothing matches a Prius for mileage. When I traded my big Acura for a new Prius, Toyota dealer gave me my $ 2,000 more than for my Acura Honda dealer was willing to give me a new car there. It was obvious, and I am happy with my new red Prius. If I allow anyone to jump into my car as a car wash or valet parking attendant, I check to make sure the person is familiar with hybrid technology and will know how to start, stop and park the vehicle. ...

history of the hybrid car
This illustrated story traces electric and hybrid cars in the late 19th century to the fuel cell today and plug-in cars. It describes the policy, technology, marketing strategies, and environmental issues that have affected the research and development of electric and hybrid cars. The major marketing shift from " the car of the woman " to a " go green " is discussed. Milestone projects and technologies such as start batteries, hydrogen fuel cells and biomass, the resurgence of hybrid...


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