Hybrid Cars A Harder Sell on Jamaica

Despite their better fuel economy, buyers on Jamaica remain largely skeptical about hybrid car technology, reports Sunday Gleaner writer Sheldon Williams.

Published: 05-Jan-2014

Hybrid car like the Toyota Prius are slowly but steadily being introduced to car lots and showrooms in Jamaica, but dealers who stock them say they are a hard sell.

The hybrid technology provides two driving mechanisms to operate the vehicle. One is electric, while the other is the traditional fossil fuel.

New-car dealer Toyota Jamaica offers hybrid vehicles.

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