Tricked-Out, Plugged-in Hybrids

Luscious Garage's plulg-in hybrid conversion costs about $7,500.

Published: 01-Oct-2008

SAN FRANCISCO, California (CNN) -- The owner of Luscious Garage is wondering whether the electric wall outlet will be the "gas tank" of the future.

A Toyota Prius hybrid, owned by Luscious Garage, has been converted to run on electricity.

Drivers of gas-sipping hybrid vehicles are increasingly interested in converting their vehicles from gasoline powered to electric, according to garage owner and lead technician Carolyn Coquillette.

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