09 Jan '12, 8pm

140S + 130R = Tru Code for GM’s eAssist hybrid success?: Is GM taking the cost-effective hybrid approach, or ref...

140S + 130R = Tru Code for GM’s eAssist hybrid success?: Is GM taking the cost-effective hybrid approach, or ref...

140S + 130R = Tru Code for GM’s eAssist hybrid success? The Tru 140s eAssist hybrid Is GM taking the cost-effective hybrid approach, or refusing to admit failure? In a weird way, I believe that mild hybrid technologies, such as GM’s eAssist could make a lot of sense. As battery costs decline, eAssist — at least it seems to me — could simply become GM’s base powertrain. In fact, GM has even suggested the possibility of such an eAssisted future. And that makes concepts like the Tru 140S and the Code 130R potentially interesting steps forward for GM. So then, why do I feel like these new concepts demonstrate that GM is simply confused when it comes to the future of powertrains? Let me cut straight to the chase on these two concept cars. The 140s is an interesting design, but I’ve always been a fan of the Mitsubishi Eclipse. The 130R; however (see below), kill it now. Seriousl...

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Concepts for the young: Chevrolet Code 130R, Tru 140S

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paultan.org 10 Jan '12, 3am

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greenbuildingadvisor.com 09 Jan '12, 11am

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thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 09 Jan '12, 12am

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paultan.org 10 Jan '12, 5pm

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green.autoblog.com 09 Jan '12, 3pm

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thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 11 Jan '12, 11am

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Acura NSX Concept: All-Wheel Drive Hybrid Supercar For 2015

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greencarreports.com 09 Jan '12, 9pm

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greentechmedia.com 12 Jan '12, 6pm

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Will Ford's Electric Hybrid Really Get 100 MPG?: #evworld via @evworldeditor

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evworld.com 13 Jan '12, 12am

Ford unveiled its new Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this week. It ...