TITLE

Operation: Supercar

AUTHOR(S)
McGinn, Daniel; Rogers, Adam
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek;11/23/1998, Vol. 132 Issue 21, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the automobile of the future in the United States as of fall 1998. How engineers are helping America's automobile companies build a supercar; Hybrid-electric vehicles and fuel-cell vehicles; Cost hurdles and profitability; The question of whether consumers will buy the vehicles; The examples of the Chrysler ESX2, the Ford P2000, the Toyota Prius, the General Motors EV1; How environmentalists view the hybrid vehicles. INSETS: The View From the Big Three;Ladies, Gentlemen: Start Your Engines.
ACCESSION #
1277460

 

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