TITLE

GM running on all cylinders to develop hybrid vehicles

AUTHOR(S)
Krebs, Michelle
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Fort Worth Business Press;2/28/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the production of hybrid automobiles by General Motors in Detroit, Michigan. Features of the hybrid automobile models of the company; Details on the hybrid buses of General Motors; Plan of General Motors regarding introduction of hybrid versions of sport utility vehicles.
ACCESSION #
9297190

 

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