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Who needs a hybrid?

Rick DeMeis
5/24/2011 07:43 PM EDT

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Nancycute   10/15/2012 11:37:14 AM
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The people who would have bought a Yaris or a Fortwo, but have a small child or two. Sedan or hatchback, four doors or five, the Ford Fiesta comes with more options and bit more oomph than its high-mileage, low-size competitors. The 1.6-liter engine gives you 120 horsepower, and it claims to be able to sit five, although Ford never specifies just how big—or small—those five are supposed to be. Nancy - http://www.houseincity.com

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ljp93105   4/3/2012 5:33:02 PM
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Apparently that is a feature of EPA regulations. For years we could not get the TDI vehicles because we did not have low-sulphur diesel. Now that we have the right fuel, I hear that the NOx emissions are too high when the TDI runs at its best fuel efficiency; when tuned to pass the NOx testing, fuel efficiency drops to the same level as a gas engine. I would love to know if these rumors are true. If they are, then there should be some discussion about whether the EPA rules need adjustment!

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J3rrYcid   3/27/2012 2:37:13 AM
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You had me convinced that I need one myself, and hence checked out some car accessories to see if I could make some changes to a hybrid to have it the way I want it. Great job you have! Melanie - http://www.carid.com

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sharps_eng   11/12/2011 11:02:53 PM
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Hydrogen is not 'easy to make'. Water is an ash.

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stixoffire   8/3/2011 7:23:48 PM
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HYbrids are a waste! Fuel Cells are better, and should receive the subsidy instead - 1 power plant not two - cheaper and better. Air powered cars are coming too. Hydrogen is easy to make and can be done efficiently with todays technology.. if anyone is interested - I am looking to work in the field with a known workable solution .

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shweta   7/18/2011 8:58:46 AM
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Hi Guys, I purchase a Honda City car in 2006.Its mileage is awesome.....!! I just love my car...I have never faced any problem with hybrid system...I just love to drive my car..!! Tnx, Shweta http://www.propertywala.com/wockhardt-towers-mumbai - Wockhardt Towers Office Space

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shweta   7/18/2011 8:58:04 AM
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Hi Guys, I purchase a Honda City car in 2006.Its mileage is awesome.....!! I just love my car...I have never faced any problem with hybrid system...I just love to drive my car..!! Tnx, Shweta [url=http://www.propertywala.com/upkar-oakland-bangalore]Apartment / Flat in Attibele Road, Bangalore[/url]

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Salio   6/30/2011 4:07:03 AM
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I agree that the hybrid theoretically would give more during city driving because of regenerative braking. However, the efficiency of the internal combustion engine goes down compared to highway driving.

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Salio   6/30/2011 3:40:00 AM
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I luv the Cheve Volt and cars like it. When I do plan on getting a new car, I will be getting a Volt/Prius or something like it. The cheaper the electronics become the prices of hybrid is going to come down even more.

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Salio   6/30/2011 3:38:34 AM
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