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Plug-in Hybrids

Plug-in hybrids are growing in popularity, since their benefits are numerous and they have surprisingly few downsides.In this section we'll take a closer look at plug-in hybrids.

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How Plug-in Hybrid Cars Work

Looking for ways to further improve fuel-economy, manufacturers are exploring enhancements to the basic hybrid concept. One promising avenue is the plug-in hybrid car. Learn all about plug-in hybrid cars including their many benefits.


Are plug-in hybrids better than regular hybrids?

It seems that plug-in hybrids are the next logical step in hybrid vehicle technology. But, are plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) truly better than regular hybrids? See more »

What is the plug-in electric vehicle credit?

It wasn't long ago when gas-electric hybrid cars were the latest innovation on the roads. Now, automakers are shifting their attention to plug-in hybrid vehicles. Can buying one save you money on your taxes? See more »

Plug-in Hybrid Pictures

Plug-in hybrids are a unique breed of hybrid vehicle. Take a look at several different makes and models in this image gallery. See more »

5 Plug-in Hybrids -- Arriving Soon

No doubt about it, hybrid cars are popular right now. That's because 40, 50 or even 60 miles per gallon is pretty alluring, right? Well, plug-in hybrid cars are capable of triple-digit fuel economy See more »

How Plug-in Hybrid Cars Work

Looking for ways to further improve fuel-economy, manufacturers are exploring enhancements to the basic hybrid concept. One promising avenue is the plug-in hybrid car. Learn all about plug-in hybrid cars including their many benefits. See more »