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hybrid car

n
(Automotive Engineering) a car which uses electrical power to enhance the efficiency of the engine
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Prius comes in three categories: Prius, Prius Prime, and Prius C, which is the cheapest hybrid car offered by the Japanese company around the world, and is expected to be the top seller in Egypt starting at $21,500.
The hybrid car can be driven either entirely by electrical power with zero-fuel consumption and carbon emissions or with a combination of a petrol engine and two electric motors.
Despite the Government of India deciding to hike tax rates for hybrid vehicles, Toyota has vowed to go strong with its hybrid car sales.
The two cars in my presentation, a solar car and a hybrid car, are both projects I worked on.
Palestinian mechanical engineer Ahmad Al Alami, on the other hand, said he would only consider a hybrid car and not an electrical one.
New Delhi, April 1 -- Owning a hybrid car in India may be a far cry for many buyers given the premium price tags they carry, but a new research suggests that hybrid vehicles are significantly more efficient when driven in India and China than in the US.
ISLAMABAD -- French car maker Peugeot is all set to sell the first air-powered hybrid car from next year, the dailymail\ reported.
"More than just an engineering project, I want to seriously look into the commercial feasibility of a hybrid car," Alameri, who is a final year student at the Petroleum Institute in Abu Dhabi told XPRESS.
Hyundai Motor Company has announced the launch of Sonata Hybrid, the Korean brand's first mid-size hybrid car equipped with new cutting-edge green technology in the Middle East region.
DMA Derindere Motorlu Araclar, a subsidiary of one of the Japanese car Toyota's distributors in Turkey, is claimed to have developed Turkey's first hybrid car. DMA Derindere is a member of Turkey's Independent Industrialists and Businessmen's Association (ME[pounds sterling]SyAD) and the union president Nail Olpak has earlier this week said "one of our member companies could shortly introduce the first local hybrid car".
The small hybrid car has thus replaced Toyota's Prius hybrid, which had remained the best seller for 16 months in a row through September.
According to Liu, Teco will focus on several key EV application sectors, including electric car, e-scooter, hybrid car (aftermarket) and e-tricycle, aiming to create a comprehensive range of EV-motor products to tap global EV makers' supply chains.