A vehicle that uses two or more power sources, most commonly an internal combustion engine, a battery, an electric generator, and an electric motor, so as to reduce local emissions with adequate vehicle performance.
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Hybrid-vehicle Sentence Examples
If the hybrid vehicle can be driven in full electric mode, it is classified as a full or plug-in hybrid.
Each state has different tax incentives on hybrid vehicle purchases.
If the hybrid vehicle is in an accident, it may be difficult for police and fire department to determine if the vehicle is safe to approach to save accident victims.
For hybrid vehicle buyers in search of a sporty look and affordable price, the Honda CR-Z is a popular option.