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Jul

Why Honda’s hybrid strategy is all wrongHow about bringing the Concept B, a very cool 5-door hybrid, to the U.S.? Sorry, only for China. And a hybrid version of the stunning new Fit? Japan’s got it. Argggh.

Why Honda’s hybrid strategy is all wrong
How about bringing the Concept B, a very cool 5-door hybrid, to the U.S.? Sorry, only for China. And a hybrid version of the stunning new Fit? Japan’s got it. Argggh.

14

Jul

Meet Audi’s ‘no-compromises’ plug-in hybridIt’s the company’s first foray into electrics — a sporty hatchback A3 — and it’s coming to the U.S. early next year.

Meet Audi’s ‘no-compromises’ plug-in hybrid
It’s the company’s first foray into electrics — a sporty hatchback A3 — and it’s coming to the U.S. early next year.

02

Jul

For Europe’s new plug-in hybrids, price matters (a lot)Audi and Volvo will roll out luxury electric cars in the U.S. market early next year. Both companies admire Tesla’s strategy, but can they match the Model S as objects of desire?

For Europe’s new plug-in hybrids, price matters (a lot)
Audi and Volvo will roll out luxury electric cars in the U.S. market early next year. Both companies admire Tesla’s strategy, but can they match the Model S as objects of desire?

24

Jun

What’s the difference between GMO foods and hybrid foods?It’s easy to get the two confused, but an educated eater should know the difference.

What’s the difference between GMO foods and hybrid foods?
It’s easy to get the two confused, but an educated eater should know the difference.

02

Oct

Women go for men with green cars, survey findsA new survey of 2,000 women judges supercar drivers as ‘arrogant,’ and Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf owners as ‘conscientious,’ ‘intelligent’ and ‘safe.’

Women go for men with green cars, survey finds
A new survey of 2,000 women judges supercar drivers as ‘arrogant,’ and Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf owners as ‘conscientious,’ ‘intelligent’ and ‘safe.’

22

Jun

The epic fight over New York’s Taxi of TomorrowNissan’s NV200 has been a lightning rod for lawsuits and criticism, partly because it could take existing hybrid taxis off the road. But with a ruling on Thursday, it seems likely to hit the road in October.

The epic fight over New York’s Taxi of Tomorrow
Nissan’s NV200 has been a lightning rod for lawsuits and criticism, partly because it could take existing hybrid taxis off the road. But with a ruling on Thursday, it seems likely to hit the road in October.

16

Feb


 Are hybrid species being created due to climate change? 



Pushed north by a warming climate, southern species mate with northern cousins, muddying gene pools and conservation efforts.
Pushed north by a warming climate, southern species mate with northern cousins, muddying gene pools and conservation efforts.

08

Jan


 Hybrid cars must make noise, feds say 



The proposed standard allows carmakers to choose different sounds for their models, although vehicles of the same make and model must make similar sounds.
The proposed standard allows carmakers to choose different sounds for their models, although vehicles of the same make and model must make similar sounds.

01

Dec

Driving Ford’s snazzy new C-Max HybridA bit of a chameleon, this new $25,995 car offers good looks, stellar utility and 47 mpg in the city or on the highway. If you try it, you’ll like it.

Driving Ford’s snazzy new C-Max Hybrid
A bit of a chameleon, this new $25,995 car offers good looks, stellar utility and 47 mpg in the city or on the highway. If you try it, you’ll like it.

12

Nov

What do you get when you pair a grizzly bear with a polar bear? A grolar bear!
11 amazing hybrid animals

What do you get when you pair a grizzly bear with a polar bear? A grolar bear!

11 amazing hybrid animals