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One of the biggest draws of driving hybrid vehicles is the impressive fuel economy that they offer. In fact, the most efficient gasoline-powered vehicle ever, the 2000 Honda Insight, has a highway rating of 61 mpg and combined city/highway rating of 53 mpg. So what is it about hybrids that gets such good fuel economy? Here’s what you need to know.
Why hybrid fuel economy is so good.
There are actually two different batteries in hybrid cars. One of them is the traditional 12 volt lead acid battery that powers traditional internal combustion engine vehicles. The other is the Continue Reading No Comments