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2554 NEWS ITEMS ARCHIVED IN 2004

Lexus Introduces RX 400h, World's First Luxury Hybrid SUV
Combined fuel economy expected to be significantly better than the current average compact sedan rating of 27.6 miles-per-gallon - 07-Jan-2004

Albuquerque to Buy Eleven Diesel-electric Hybrid Buses
60-foot-long articulated buses to be built by New Flyer - 07-Jan-2004

GM's Lutz Argues Critically Acclaimed Cars Like Hybrid Prius are Bad Business
GM head of product development says company has no plans to answer Toyota's Prius. - 07-Jan-2004

Honda and Mercedes Introduce Hybrid-electrics in Detroit
Hybrid Accord available in 2004, while Mercedes-Benz Vision Grand Tourer with diesel-electric hybrid drive available in 2005 - 07-Jan-2004

Here Come the Hybrids
Number of hybrid models in US to double in 2004 - 07-Jan-2004

Diesel On the Road to Improvement, but Gasoline and Hybrids Still Cleaner
Improved diesels would be 2.5 times more expensive than gasoline for a 30% improvement in fuel efficiency, report says. - 07-Jan-2004

Democratic Candidates on Fuel Efficiency Issue
Presidential hopefuls come out in favor of improved fuel efficiency standards - 07-Jan-2004

Dingell Would Like to See More Diesels at NAIAS 2004
Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee sees diesels at way to improve fuel efficiency and clean air - 07-Jan-2004

'Big Boys' Mix It Up At Detroit Auto Show
GM head of research, Larry Burns, admits he's test driving a Toyota Prius - 07-Jan-2004

US Oil Imports Hit Record 63% in 2003
Crude imports also set a new high in 2003 in number of barrels at 9.6 million barrels per day - 07-Jan-2004

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