Utah Duo Create 'Quadrid' EV

Singleton's create Ford Escort powered by photovoltaics, wind-generated electricity, as well as gasoline and grid-power

Published: 29-Dec-2004

Brent Singleton, a 17-year-old high school student from Washington Terrace, Weber County, plans to race his quadbrid on the Bonneville Salt Flats.

"Quadbrid"? What on the salt is that?

A vehicle that uses two types of fuel is a hybrid, which is what the Escort became after students at Weber State University modified it.

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