With some Prius technology onboard, the Escape, a small SUV, is a very credible entry. And it is becoming popular with fleets, seeing daily use as a taxi on the streets of New York. ... its electric drive as a relatively minor assist), but it offers only very modest fuel advantages (21 city/22 highway mpg in two-wheel-drive form, compared to 14/20 as a nonhybrid). ... Ford is planning a plug-in hybrid for 2012.
|Title||:||Nonprofit Guide to Going Green|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley and Sons - 2009-12-09|