You just filled the gas tank and can’t believe the numbers looking back at you. You cannot see an end to it, every time you go to the gas station it seems the price of gasoline has increased. The high cost of fuel makes you angry and you want something done to control the rising prices. Then you remember a magazine you read about the hybrid electric car and decide to check them out.
Being an intelligent person you understand the dynamics of the situation and understand that change begins with you. Because of that, you have decided to see about purchasing one of those electric hybrids. Convincing yourself of the positive points of a hybrid electric car is the beginning of the road. Being energy efficient and more environmentally friendly are both advantages of the electric hybrid car.
A hybrid electric car combines the strengths of a traditional internal combustion engine and those of an electrically powered vehicle. Nickel-Metal-Hydride is what the batteries that the power comes from are composed of. These light weight batteries are designed to be completely discharged and recharged and have the ability of storing electrical power.