The Future of the Auto Industry: Building a Hybrid Electric Vehicle

An interview on the future of the auto industry with high-tech manufacturers starting from a blank slate of ideas when building a hybrid electric vehicle known as "the hypercar" from the ground up.



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Scientists at the Rocky Mountain Institute in Snowmass, Colorado are in the final stages of organizing a consortium of high-tech manufacturers to make real a concept they have developed called "the hypercar."
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Diagram: Parts of the hypercar.
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Dave, Jon and Mike perched atop some antiquated, but gorgeous technology.
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