Serves the Commercial Small Fleet Market of 10 – 50 Vehicles

Makers of Gasoline-Electric Cars Look for Ways to Entice Buyers

February 27, 2003

Analysts say hybrid vehicles, which save gas by combining an electric motor and an internal combustion engine, could solve the ongoingfuel-economy debate, as well as cost consumers a lot less at the pump, according to theBut there's a healthy amount of skepticism about whether hybrids will get off the ground, according to the Detroit Free Press.Making the technology easy to understand will be a major barrier, especially for those buyers who confuse hybrids with electric cars, the Free Press said.Automakers, in any case, are gearing up for thetechnology, with the hopes that hybrids will bridge the gap between today's gas-powered vehicles and the ultimate goal of many automakers: vehicles running on hydrogen-powered fuel cells.
Twitter Facebook Google+

Comments

Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:
 
 

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

FleetFAQ

Fleet Faq Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Sponsored by

The name given in Europe to a kind of national sales tax which is added to the selling price of goods or services, and which in certain circumstances, either recoverable or deductible.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher