Gallery: The EPA and Chrysler Team Up to Develop New Hydraulic Hybrid M...

 

The EPA announced this week that they’ll be lending their new hydraulic hybrid technology to Chrysler to make a 35% more efficient hybrid minivan. The partnership was announced by EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson and Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne in Ann Arbor, Michigan and is aimed at bringing the hydraulic hybrid technology to the auto market. The new technology teams a regular combustion engine with a set of high pressure hydraulic fluid vessels to power the vehicle’s wheels.

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  1. Betsey June 1, 2011 at 10:01 am

    With the bases loaded you struck us out with that aswner!

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