As hybrid technology evolves, hybrid car owners will reap the benefits of lower emissions and fuel consumption. Check out this section to learn about all the amazing breakthroughs in the field of hybrid technology.
What is the Lotus Safe and Sound system?
The Lotus Safe and Sound System imitates the sound of a gasoline engine to protect pedestrians. Learn how the Lotus Save and Sound System works. See more »
How Instant MPG Readout Works
Instant MPG readouts tell you how much gas mileage you're getting at a particular moment. Learn how instant MPG readouts work and how you can use them. See more »
How Exhaust Heat Recovery and Recirculation Works
Exhaust heat recovery and recirculation technologies are made to maximize the efficiency of a vehicle's exhaust. Read about exhaust heat recovery on HowStuffWorks. See more »
5 Ways Hybrid Battery Packs are Being Improved
Could hybrid battery pack improvements hasten the popularity of eco-friendly cars? Read our list of 5 recent hybrid battery pack improvements for details. See more »
How Hybrid System Indicators Work
Hybrid system indicators monitor more than just speed and fuel consumption. Learn how hybrid system indicators help drivers stay green. See more »
How much voltage does a hybrid car produce?
How dangerous is hybrid car voltage? Learn how battery packs and high voltage sticks work and what hybrid car voltage can do in an accident. See more »
How the Toyota CS&S Works
The Toyota CS&S is a hybrid sports car concept vehicle. Read about the Toyota CS&S in this article. See more »
How the Venturi Astrolab Works
The Venturi Astrolab is a sporty, energy-autonomous concept vehicle. Read about the Venturi Astrolab and learn how it harnesses solar energy. See more »
How the Toyota A-BAT Hybrid Truck Works
Toyota's A-BAT hybrid truck is a compact truck with an electric motor and gasoline engine. Get details on the A-BAT design and production schedule. See more »
How the Ford Fusion Hybrid Works
The Ford Fusion Hybrid is one of the most popular hybrids available. Learn all about the Ford Fusion Hybrid at HowStuffWorks. See more »
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