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PHOTO CAPTION: Kepler Motors Motion hybrid-electric super-car

Eco-Cars Debut in Oil-Rich Persian Gulf

Half dozen hybrids from the Chevy Volt to the Kepler Motion super-car debut at Dubai Auto Show.

Published: 31-Dec-2009

Automakers have seen a scope for hybrid cars in United Arab Emirates for its power and luxury and the ability to curb pollution. A growing number of companies in UAE are geared up to launch their eco-friendly green vehicles although the market here might be mediocre for hybrid cars considering the countries focus on fossil fuels here.

Recently, Dubai saw its first ever launch of Kepler Motor’s motion supercar known for its superior performance in the green car category. According to Russ Wicks, founder of the supercar manufacturing company and also a holder of multiple speed records and the fastest man in Nascar, the car produces 800 horsepower, with a top speed of 320 km/hr going from a speed of 0-100 km/hr in 2.5 seconds.

Eco-friendly, superior performance with an engine half the size

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