Posts Tagged ‘hybrid vehicle’

Peugeot and Citroen to launch another hybrid

Monday, May 4, 2009 11:49 No Comments

PSA Peugeot Citroën has announced plans to launch a new hybrid vehicle that will conveniently do away with the need for a complex system of driveshafts and transaxles. The system is called HYbrid4 and has an electric motor on the back side.  In front, the car is propelled by a diesel engine, to load the [...]

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BlueCar – A hybrid vehicle powered by lithium-polymer batteries

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 1:44 1 Comment

European car makers Bolloré and Pininfarina have created the BluCar model,  a hybrid vehicle powered by lithium-polymer batteries. The producers  announced that the first units of this electric car will be delivered in about a year. Leases for the BlueCar will be available in six European countries at a price of 330 euros per month.

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Touareg BlueMotion Hybrid will be launched by 2010

Sunday, February 8, 2009 23:41 No Comments

Volkswagen has launched this week the prototype of a Touareg BlueMotion Hybrid, equipped with an gas engine and assisted by an electric unit. A production version could be launched by 2010. This SUV have 374 horsepower and a V6 TSI engine. The electric unit which delivers 52 horsepower, is powered by a nickel battery, located [...]

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In January Toyota Will Present a New Electric Concept

Saturday, December 27, 2008 7:28 No Comments

Toyota has announced that it works on a new electric vehicle. The concept will be presented next month at NAIAS (North American International Auto Show), which will take place between 11-13 January 2009. The company has made public only a picture with the concept, unfortunately only with its logo. The electric vehicle (EV) will join [...]

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