Vehicles from Ford, Toyota, Honda and others will soon be available with dual gas/EV powerplants, operating as EVs for local city travel and as hybrid gas/EVs for long distance travel.
Daily Archive: November 12, 2019
The MPGe rating of EVs does not mean that much for a consumer. Indeed, switching from gas to an EV may, for may, merely outsource their CO2 emissions to the electric power plant.
Transportation: The 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid works as an EV in town, or gas powered/EV hybrid on the highway
This is so cool: “The Escape’s surprise is the new plug-in hybrid, an intriguing model that promises an EV range of at least 30 miles before the four-cylinder engine kicks in to help. In the real world, this means folks with shorter commutes can drive to and from work without ever using a drop of gas.”