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.
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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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).