At a glance:
- Hybrid cars use a combination of a usual combustion engine (petrol or diesel) and an electric motor and batteries.
- In smaller, regular hybrids it will self-charge and use energy to power your car during low speeds, saving fuel consumption
- Read on to learn about the differences between regular hybrids, mild hybrids and plug-in hybrids
- We’ll also answer the ultimate question – will a hybrid car save you money?
- What is a hybrid car?
- The history of hybrid cars
- How do hybrid cars work?
- What are the different types of hybrid vehicles?
- What is a plug-in hybrid?
- What is the difference between a hybrid and a ‘self-charging’ hybrid?
- What is stop-start technology?
- How do you charge the batteries in a hybrid car?
- What are hybrid batteries made of?
- How long do hybrid batteries last?
- Is a hybrid car right for me?
- Do hybrid cars save money?
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