Hybrids and energy-efficient vehicles are the future. They’ve made huge strides in recent years in technology, form and function. In fact, there are more than 40 different hybrid models available for sale in the U.S. today.
So, have you wondered how exactly hybrids are different from their gasoline counterparts – and what makes these innovative vehicles so amazing? Here are what we refer to as the “Five Perks of Hybrids:”
1) Hybrids have a gas engine and an electric motor (aka a “hybrid” powertrain system). The electric motor supplements the gas engine when gas isn’t as efficient, which means it uses less fuel.
Many hybrids don’t need to be plugged in to recharge the battery. However, there are a new breed of hybrids like the Ford Fusion Energi and Ford C-Max Energi that are called “Plug-in
Hybrids.” These innovative vehicles boast larger batteries and more powerful electric motors. This combination allows the car to run in all-electric…
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