quote: and the next buyer of your car will pay more for a 50 MPG car than a 31 MPG car.
quote: I wanted to change out the entire system but the way my M37 is built makes it really hard to do without spending an insane amount of money.
quote: Usually the HP ratings are additive, so 146 from the ICE and 166 from the electric actually gives you about 312 HP.
quote: Or I can get a Prius Plug-in for $32,000 with 95 mpge or a combined 50 mpg regular.
quote: I, too, see hybrids as a stopgap solution that offers the worse of both worlds (i.e. more weight to carry and two systems that need maintenance instead of one)
quote: The dual-mode hybrid system remains in place, as do the 166-hp electric motor and 141-hp four-cylinder gasoline engine.
quote: ... i'm just a beige patio chair.
quote: What's a pure hybrid?