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  • 2019 Range Rover P400e Plug-In Hybrid First Drive
    Although Land Rover’s flagship Range Rover and rakish Range Rover Sport have been given a mild yet thoughtfully executed makeover for the 2018 model year, the big news is under the skin. ...
    Angus Mackenzie.  Motor Trend.  Sat, 14 Apr 2018 08:00:28 +0000.
  • When marketing luxury vehicles, 'electric' is no longer a bad word
    These days, well-heeled buyers consider a hybrid or plug-in vehicle a crucial part of a well-rounded garage.
    AutoNews.com.  Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:37:46 EST.  Subscription may be required.
  • Pininfarina preps H500 concept as Tesla fighter
    Pininfarina is joining with Hong Kong's Hybrid Kinetic Group to develop "clean energy vehicles," and if the H500 sedan concept looks like a hopeful Tesla rival, that's because it is.
    AutoNews.com.  Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:01:00 EST.  Subscription may be required.
  • Filling lithium-ion cells faster
    Developers are using neutrons to analyze the filling of lithium ion batteries for hybrid cars with electrolytes. Their experiments show that electrodes are wetted twice as fast in a vacuum as under normal pressure.
    Science Daily.  Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:35:16 EDT.
  • Ford says it will beat Toyota in hybrids by 2021 with Mustangs and trucks
    Ford is bringing hybrid technology to its most profitable and best-selling models, including trucks and muscle cars.
    CNBC.  Thu, 15 Mar 2018 20:30 GMT.
  • 'Dieselgate' sees Toyota gain in Europe
    An auto industry turning away from diesel and European drivers increasingly favouring hybrid cars: add it up and the result is clear -- advantage Toyota. ...
    Yahoo.  Tue, 06 Mar 2018 23:01:45 -0500.
  • Kia Niro Hybrid Could Be Legitimate Prius Fighter, And EV Version Is Likely On The Way
    The Kia Niro hybrid and plug-in hybrid are not widely known in the marketplace yet, but beat Toyota's Prius on combining fuel economy and utility. An all-electric version seems to be on the way too.
    By David Kiley, Contributor.  Forbes.  Wed, 28 Feb 2018 10:27:00 -0500.
  • The Biggest Money-Saving Plug-In Hybrid Cars And Crossovers For 2018
    A federal tax credit combined with fuel cost savings make some plug-ins cheaper to own than standard hybrids, with a few even beating their gas-only counterparts.
    By Jim Gorzelany, Contributor.  Forbes.  Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:46:00 -0500.
  • 2017 Kia Niro Long-Term Update 1: Ecobox or Econobox?
    Judgment day has arrived for our Kia Niro. Not long after the hybrid wagon quietly rolled into our garage, we put it through our battery of tests measuring acceleration, handling, fuel economy, and other key areas of performance. ...
    Kelly Pleskot.  Motor Trend.  Sun, 11 Feb 2018 09:00:42 +0000.

Hybrid Definition(s)

The word hybrid is an adjective.  Hybrid means (1) produced by crossbreeding.
Hybrid is also a noun that means (1) an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock; especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species, (2) a composite of mixed origin, (3) a word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., `monolingual' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root).
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