Gas-electric hybrids

Escalating US gasoline prices have prompted ample headlines regarding US motorists' increasing demand for gas-electric hybrid vehicles. A trend is emerging, but it's too early to tell if a groundswell of consumers actually might swap their gas guzzlers for fuel-efficient hybrids.Currently, the US market offers only hybrid cars, but vehicle manufacturers have unveiled production timetables for hybrid sport utility vehicles to sate SUV lovers. ABI Research of Oyster Bay, NY, projects that hybrid models from Toyota Motor Corp. Ltd. and Honda Motor Co. could account for 10% of the midsize passenger car sales in the US by 2006. Total 2003 US midsize passenger car sales accounted for mo...

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