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extended-range hybrid


Hokies win EcoCAR competition with an extended-range EV

Students from Virginia Tech University this week garnered first place in the EcoCAR: The NeXt Challenge with the team's extended-range electric vehicle (EREV) using E85 (ethanol).

By June 17, 2011


Car Tech 101: Plug-in hybrids vs. range extender hybrids

The Plug-in hybrid and range extender hybrid are still mystifying, so we've got the simple bottom line on the murky difference between them.

By October 15, 2012


2007 Honda Civic Hybrid

Honda's reputation for practical economy is shown in the Civic Hybrid, well-built and simply designed to sip fuel. Interior tech options are usefully done, making this Honda a great commuter sedan.

April 15, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 15, 2007

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Hydrogen 'sponge' could extend EV driving range

Novel molecules with as much surface area per volume as a football field could be used to store more hydrogen than compressed gas, extending the range of fuel-cell electric vehicles.

By January 27, 2012


Chrysler: Mild hybrids coming, says electric cars 'overblown by media'

During a presentation of its five-year product plan, a Chrysler spokesman said the company would focus on mild hybrid drivetrains in its vehicles.

By May 8, 2014


Please Explain: Extended range electric vehicle

With the Chevy Volt due to hit American dealerships in late 2010/early 2011, be prepared to hear the terms extended range electric vehicle and plug-in series hybrid used quite frequently. But what do these terms mean? CNET Australia explains.

By March 15, 2010


Asus Transformer AIO

You'd be smart to wait and see how the market develops, but Asus has used the freedom of the still-forming all-in-one/tablet hybrid category to create a compelling Windows 8/Android device in the Transformer AIO.

March 6, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 6, 2013

MSRP: $1,299.00


Hybrids the early winners in electric-car race

Electrification is coming, but the cost of batteries means that hybrids--rather than all-electrics or range-extended electrics--will be the dominant tech, experts say.

By January 13, 2010


Jaguar plans hybrid Limo Green, hybrid 4x4s, hybrid everything

If there's one surefire way to piss off an environmentalist, it's by owning a Jaguar -- but that could soon change, if the company's new range of hybrid concept cars is anything to go by

By February 24, 2009


Compact new hybrid cameras leave me cold

Nikon's new high-end J1 and V1 cameras have dashed the last hopes of CNET's Stephen Shankland that interchangeable-lens compacts can balance image quality and affordability.

By September 21, 2011