Hybrid Cars Guide News

Concept Hybrid Cars

Concept hybrid cars include Toyota Volta, Ford Reflex, and Mercury Meta One. Car companies make concept cars, or car prototypes, to showcase new stylings, technologies, and overall designs before putting the cars into production. Not all hybrid car prototypes go into production. Rather, these concept cars are a way for the companies to get feedback on new ideas, and put…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

NYC May Start Purchasing Hybrid Cars

In an attempt to improve New York City’s air quality, the Mayor’s office and city council are negoating a series of bills that would transform the city’s non-emergency car and truck fleet into more environmentally friendly ones. In effect, this would mean that NYC would start purchasing more environmentally friendly vehicles into it’s non-emergency fleet, which is currently 7,800 strong.…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Hybrid Car Glossary

Hybrid Car Glossary – A AER – All Electric Range Distance measurement used for hybrid car’s ability to rely on electric drive. AT-PZEV Short for Advanced Technology Partial Zero Emission Vehicles. Vehicles that meet California Air Resources Board’s requirements for SULEV exhaust emissions, zero fuel evaporative emissions, 150,000-mile emissions durability and an extended emission systems warranty, are referred to as…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Hybrid Cars Rescue

According to road rescue people, hybrid cars rescue involves particular danger areas, partly due to the dangers related to the cars’ unique electric circuitry network. Hybrid cars get power from two sources, typically a gas or diesel engine combined with an electric motor. The battery that powers the electric motor carries as much as 500 volts, more than 40 times…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Hybrid Car Articles

There are hybrid car articles available from the basics to advanced discussion on what the greater impact of hybrid cars will be, to comparisons of hybrids to alternative technologies. For background research on the what the hybrid car technology is all about, the best sources (apart from Hybrid Cars Guide 🙂 ) are the car manufacturers and different organizations that…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Hybrid Car Rental

Hybrid car rental is a convenient way to introduce yourself to the world of hybrid cars (especially before deciding to buy one). In addition, if you get a good rate on a rental for a hybrid car, your overall costs are also going to be lower than with a traditional rental car, as the hybrids produce the nation’s best miles-per-gallon…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Used Hybrid Cars

Used hybrid cars have a good reputation in the pre-owned market, even though the first hybrids were only introduced as recently as 5 years ago in the U.S. When buying a used, pre-owned hybrid car, you should be researching the similar things as when you’re purchasing a conventional car. This is because the electric motor has a very long usability…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Cost of Hybrid Cars

Here are some of the guidelines and fuel cost savings calculator resources to determining the cost of hybrid cars in actual use. Calculating estimates on how much the hybrid car will cost in use is an important consideration, and not only because the the MRSP on hybrid cars can be several thousand dollars over similar non-hybrid models. Almost all of…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Hybrid Car Pictures

Here’s a gallery of hybrid car pictures of the current models as well as pictures of future hybrid car concepts. When choosing a hybrid car, seeing the available pictures of all the cars in one place can help you make a better decision about which cars to test drive. However, as you can see from the pictures, most of the…

Continue Reading
Hybrid Cars Guide News

Hybrid Cars Parts Structure

The manufacturers of hybrids list hybrid cars parts structure on their online brochures. Here’s how to find the brochures with illustrations for the most popular hybrid cars. The most important parts in a hybrid car are the electric motor, generator, traction battery, engine, and power split device. The way these parts are built into a hybrid car car vary greatly…

Continue Reading