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    Official: Toyota, Ford decide to end hybrid collaboration before it starts

    Not all so-called Memorandum of Understanding pacts end in actual collaborations. For instance, after a two-year "feasibility study," Toyota and Ford have just announced that they will not be developing hybrid systems for use in light trucks and SUVs as previously planned, and the two automakers ...

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    Report: GM cancels next-gen hybrid truck/SUV program

    According to a report from, General Motors has shut down its hybrid program for company's next-generation of full-size pickup trucks and sport-utility vehicles. Currently, the Chevrolet Silverado, Tahoe, GMC Sierra, Yukon and Cadillac Escalade all use the two-mode hybrid ...

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    Video: Watch Volvo's hybrid semi-truck set a land speed record

    Volvo is taking its Mean Green hybrid truck on U.S. tour for a few months. One of the stops between Toronto Tuck World and the Volvo Ocean Race in Miami was Wendover, Utah, to attempt a couple of record-breaking speed runs. Mean Green uses a tuned version of Volvo's DI6 engine, an inline ...

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    Breaking: Ford, Toyota will partner on RWD hybrid system for trucks and SUVs

    Is the Prius V not big enough for you? Then you'll probably be interested to learn that Ford and Toyota announced a partnership today to develop a new hybrid system for SUVs and light trucks. The "equal partners" deal should result in a gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain that will be ready ...

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    Report: Ram Trucks will not offer hybrid pickup to consumers

    Have you been waiting for Chrysler's long-promised Ram hybrid pickup truck? Bad news: Speaking to, Ram Trucks CEO Fred Diaz firmly put that notion on ice when he bluntly said, "Truckers don't want to buy hybrids." We're not sure truck buyers are so much anti-hybrid as they are ...

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    Review: 2010 Chevrolet Silverado Hybrid is all swing, all miss

    2010 Chevrolet Silverado Hybrid - Click above for high-res image gallery
    For every engineering stroke of genius out there, there are a million duds – projects that someone slaved over in good faith, only to realize that someone else had already come to market with a superior and/or more ...

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    Mahindra to show diesel-hybrid pickup at SAE Congress

    Potential buyers interested in the upcoming Mahindra & Mahindra Appalachian pickup truck will get a sneak-peek of the new machine at the upcoming SAE World Congress, April 14-17 in Detroit, Michigan. The most interesting part of this news, though, is that the vehicle on display will sport a ...

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    Detroit '08 Preview: Toyota A-BAT hybrid pickup concept

    click above to view more images of the Toyota A-BAT ConceptPerhaps in response to the criticism that Toyota has received over the past year from environmentalists for its ever larger and thirstier trucks, the Japanese automaker is switching direction with its 2008 Detroit concept - the A-BAT hybrid ...

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    Electric truck hauls amps

    Slowly, the arguments against owning an alternative-fuel vehicle are being made invalid. There's an electric car for speed junkies. There's even a hybrid for hauling more than two people. The Prius not orange enough for ya? You're covered too.But until now, if you wanted to haul cargo, your choices ...


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