Wortformen:(regular plural) hybrid vehicles
(Automotive engineering: Vehicle types) A hybrid vehicle is a vehicle using two different forms of power, such as an electric motor and an internal combustion engine, or an electric motor with a battery and fuel cells for energy storage.
⇒ Sales of the gas-electric hybrid vehicle reached record-breaking levels in May. ⇒ The hybrid vehicle does save on fuel and reduces pollution, depending on the degree of hybridization. ⇒ The most common types of hybrid vehicle combine an internal combustion engine with a battery and an electric motor and generator.
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