TITLE

Hybrid handoff to help research

PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;10/11/1999, Vol. 74 Issue 5842, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Ford Motor Co.'s presentation of its P2000 hybrid-powered sedan to the United States Department of Energy Secretary Bill Richardson in October 1999. Terms of the company's research partnership with the US government for the hybrid vehicle; Features of the P2000 sedan; Ford's production plans for hybrid-powered vehicles.
ACCESSION #
2395158

 

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