he time has gone when electric cars used to be rare and a relatively new technology in the automobile industry. These cars have seeped in the market, though slow, but no longer an exception for buyers and manufacturers. There are many car makers who are developing more such cars, which several combined benefits along with them. Talking about the characteristics of hybrid cars, the most important factors are the fuel efficiency and the environment friendly engine which emits low carbon emissions. As the name suggests- 'hybrid', these cars come with a set-up of an electric motor sitting aside a gasoline engine. There are other aspects like increased power which can be had with an additional power supplier attachment that ultimately results better performance of the car.
At the ongoing Geneva Motor Show 2014, people are finding hybrid cars far interesting than other models displayed alongside. The show started from 6th of March and will last upto 16 March'14, and with each day passing, we are observing amazing models being put on display. The German auto major, Porsche presented their hybrid model at the ongoing Auto Show in Geneva. The Porsche Panamera S- sleek, powerful and a complete beauty that wooed many viewers out there. Under the hood, the car sports an electric motor placed alongside a 3-litre petrol engine. No doubt, it is fast, powerful and undoubtedly economical to drive. It has got a whooping mileage of 38.6kmpl, which is certainly amazing considering the fact that it offers other benefits with it. The company aims to bring more awareness regarding the technology, and also develop products which are eco-friendly in nature.Text
: Charu Kishnani, Car Dekho
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