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Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Chrysler Ram Plug-In Hybrid Showcased | EarthTechling

Chrysler Ram Plug-In Hybrid Showcased | EarthTechling: "20 miles of range. Electrovaya also said it provided the mechanical, thermal, electrical and electronic subsystems for the rig.

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According to Edmunds.com, the hybrid truck, which was on display at the Washington D.C. Auto Show last week, was partly funded by a $48-million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy. Edmunds said the 12 kWh battery is paired with a 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 and beats typical fuel economy for such a vehicle by 65 percent."