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Ford Hybrid Cars

Ford hybrid cars include the world’s first hybrid SUV, the Ford Escape Hybrid. Ford has a long history in the development of hybrid technology, including being part of the Partnership for a New Generation of Vehicles from 1993. Ford started work on their first next-generation hybrid car, the Ford Escape hybrid in 1999. The original aim of the car manufacturer…

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Toyota Hybrid Cars

Toyota hybrid cars were the first next-generation gasoline/electric hybrid cars in the car market in 1997. Toyota has a long history when it comes to conventional engines, as well as engines modified to use alternative fuels, such as compressed natural gas (CNG) or electricity (EV). Because of this diversity in expertise for engine manufacturing, Toyota has been able to bring…

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Honda Hybrid Cars

Honda hybrid cars were first introduced in the U.S. market back in year 1999, with the Honda Insight. In fact, the Honda Insight was the first next-generation mass market hybrid car to be introduced in the U.S. and it was quickly followed by the Toyota Prius during the same year. Even though Honda beat Toyota to the U.S. market, the…

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Compare Hybrid Cars

When you compare hybrid cars, you need basic information about the MPG figures (fuel efficiency), MRSP, and performance of the car in use. Here are some premade comparisons on fuel efficiency and price. There are many variables you can use to compare hybrid cars, but the most popular are fuel-efficiency (miles-per-gallon, MPG) and price. Below are some pre-made comparisons of…

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Hybrid Cars History

Hybrid cars history is tied to Dr. Ferdinand Porsche, who developed the first successful hybrid car. The world’s first hybrid car was Lohner-Porsche petrol-electric “Mixte”, built by Ferdinand Porsche at age 27, in 1902. Lohner-Porsche 1902 Mixtewagen Porsche gave the nickname “Aunt Eulalia” to the first series of the hybrids, but the official name was Semper Vivus, meaning “always alive”.…

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Quick and Easy Guide to Hybrid Cars

Why people want to drive hybrid cars? “We only have one planet,” said actor Kevin Bacon to the question why he was driving the Toyota Prius hybrid. “We have to protect this one.” Besides being environmentally friendly, these cars are fun to drive too. And for us Google fans, the reason to drive one might be because Larry Page and…

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