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    A hybrid vehicle uses two or more distinct types of power, such as internal combustion engine and electric motor. While there are many types of hybrid vehicles, this paper will mainly focus on hybrid electric vehicles. Hybrid cars are a combination of electric and gas powered engines, and combine the best of both to be much more practical than just a simple gas powered or fully electric car. In the world today there are hundreds of ways to travel, like trains, planes, boats and cars. The most common way of travel in the world today is by car, easily shown by the statistic of the world has approximately one billion vehicles on the road (fueleconomy.gov). In the U.S. alone there are two hundred fifty three million cars and trucks on the road.…

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    ¬¬ Hybrid is a term that is used to describe a combination of two or more exclusive things, aiming to complete an objective. A vehicle that is a hybrid has two motors in the engine bay; one is an electric motor and the other gasoline powered motor. The reason that the two motors are combined is because it uses reducing deficiencies and strengths. The electric motor is used when it’s driven at a low speed, while the gas motor performs better at high speeds. It generates extra power for…

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    development and evolution in the hybrid and electric vehicle industry. Data will be offered that illustrates that there has been change in the HEV industry, investment, development, and most importantly in production and output in the last several years. At the start of the Great Recession of 2007-2009, cost per oil barrel began to skyrocket. As a result, governments began investing heavily and subsidizing greatly alternative fuel programs. The federal government began investing in clean…

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    all gas vehicles just hybrids or all electric cars and trucks. There will be less emissions being let off all at once it virtually will be cut in half. Many car companies have made the push to manufacture electric cars. Also many of the high end luxury companies like Ferrari, McLaren, Porsche and BMW are making the push for it. You may think this raises the price and it has the chance of doing it depending on the car. The systems are getting more advanced as the days go by the cars get…

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    Have you ever thought of switching from a conventional vehicle to hybrid vehicle because of expenses? In fact, hybrids can be more pricey to repair and come with hazards that can go as far as taking one’s life due to electrocution which gives hybrids many disadvantages. Although Hybrid vehicles saves money, the cost of maintaining a hybrid is similar to the expense of conventional vehicles. Back then people were complaining their car wasted so much gas and money. Henry Ford’s creation of the…

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    could get over 100 combined miles per gallon in your vehicle? This is true if you acquire the Hyundai Ionia electric. Technology has allowed this to be feasible for us, but there are many differences between hybrid cars and fossil fuel cars. Some differences are how they operate, how their engines, energy sources and batteries work ,and the emissions they produce. After all we do view both types of vehicles on the road, but don’t you want to know how they are different? Hybrid electrical…

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    Introduction A vehicle becomes hybrid when it combines two or more power sources. In fact many people have probably owned a hybrids vehicle at some point. Hybrid vehicles are powered by two energy sources such as a combustion engine or fuel cell. These are the vehicles having the potential to be two to three times more fuel- efficient than conventional vehicles .In general hybrids capture energy lost during braking and return it to the on-board battery. Hybrid vehicle operates the alternative…

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    Chapter-1 Introduction  Concept: A hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) augments an electric vehicle (EV) with a second source of power referred to as the alternative power unit (APU). A hybrid can achieve the cruising range and performance advantages of conventional vehicles with the low-noise, low-exhaust emissions, and energy independence benefits of electric vehicles Accordingly, the hybrid concept, where the alternative power unit is used as a second source of energy, is gaining acceptance…

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    Hybrid vehicles sell far less than regular gas powered vehicles. An aggressive boost in hybrid vehicles would reduce the levels of Co2, slowing climate change in the process. Nonetheless, a vast majority of Americans still drive gas powered vehicles regardless of their views on climate change. Factors that influence hybrid vehicle sales the most, besides climate change, in the United States are political parties, government, and money. So why are the numbers still so low compared to regular gas…

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    Hybrid and electric vehicles are the future of transportation. CO2 levels rising, causing such harm to the environment from gasoline powered vehicles, but not everyone is for the alternative energy vehicles. We love our fast cars that are able to travel far distances without having to worry about recharging up when it only takes a few minutes to get a few gallons of gas. However, if we don’t try and give the alternative energy vehicles a chance; who knows how long it will take for the pollution…

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