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More Proof That Batteries Last: Ford Escape Hybrid Taxis Retire With 300,000-Plus Miles via @GreenCarReports #EV

More Proof That Batteries Last: Ford Escape Hybrid Taxis Retire With 300,000-Plus Miles via @GreenCarReports #EV

Now comes more proof that the packs hold up to whatever drivers can dish out. San Francisco is retiring its first 15 Ford Escape Hybrid taxis after some of them have racked up more than 300,000 trouble-free miles. They were launched in February 2005, with great fanfare, by mayor Gavin Newsom, split between San Francisco Yellow Cab and Luxor Cab.

Full article: http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1020431_more-proof-th...

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