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How Carmakers Are Responding to the Plug-In Hybrid Opportunity

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Find recent important developments at the CalCars-News Archive ,) Its followed by our comments on the summary table and our explanation of how carmakers views evolved until this year — plus our priceless collection of automakers comments starting in 2005-2007 (which we stopped updating in early 2008 as the frequency of statements became to great to track). Has shown some concept fuel-cell PHEVs. By partnering with these two industries.

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GM Says Chevrolet Volt Won't 'Pay the Rent' | Autopia from Wired.com

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It is simply the cost of doing business. "On some products, the costs, particularly in advanced technologies, are high," he said in a lengthy interview with Automotive News (free subscription required). Lutz, who retired earlier this year, called the car Detroits "moon shot" and an attempt to wrest the mantle of innovation back from the Japanese. GM will leapfrog Toyota and Honda by providing an electric car to the masses by the end of next year.

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