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ricker2332
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 3:12:05 AM

Probably not.
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gascomber
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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2013 9:58:06 PM

no
bearscharger
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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2013 9:36:19 PM

no
Carusle
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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2013 9:30:18 PM

Not as long as there are TDIs.
Z12
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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2013 8:53:17 PM

Don't think so
WEPSMAN
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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2013 7:37:52 PM

No, but I do like the diesels.
ReddevilNO
Champion Author New Orleans

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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2013 6:32:55 AM

No, I Don't think so....
jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 11:01:09 PM

No as not hybrid in my price range meets my needs.
Greenrancher
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 10:47:41 PM

I drive more highway miles/longer distances so I'm more inclined to look at a high mileage gas or diesel vehicle.
sweeteddy
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 10:23:17 PM

no
Pugpal
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 9:47:25 PM

At present, my driving profile is 60/40 city/highway, and with that profile, I am more inclined towards a diesel. Should the highway portion decline to say 10-20%. a hybrid would be a serious consideration, especially a diesel hybrid like they have in Europe. Example of mid-full size car capable of 65 mpg US.
WEDDY
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 9:03:40 PM

Very possible, but not with todays technology and prices.
Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 7:50:56 PM

New Ford Fusion Hybrid looks pretty sweet...
ricker2332
Champion Author Orange County

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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 6:17:16 PM

No
fkkf92
Champion Author Toronto

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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 9:46:56 AM

no
RalphHightower
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 8:03:19 AM

no
Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 7:54:38 AM

I have had a hybrid in the past. The only reason I don't have one now is that one got totalled and when I went to replace it I couldn't find another one like it. I would definitely not rule out a hybrid in the future.
Houckster
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:13:51 PM

WAYNECZ writes: I have one now - next car probably not, another four years of Obama and we'll be riding bicycles, horses, or walking to work, well if any of us are working ....
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Silly, silly, silly. You want to put some money on that proposition? I'll take your money.
Blubird
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 9:50:50 AM

no
gvan
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 4:34:09 PM

I'm not committed to the idea but it might happen....still 1-2 years away from buying another vehicle.
waynecz
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 4:26:49 PM

I have one now - next car probably not, another four years of Obama and we'll be riding bicycles, horses, or walking to work, well if any of us are working ....
bearscharger
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 2:24:19 PM

no
FuelPump
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:26:58 AM

Not sure, but since I keep cars 12 to 15 years, probably not, as I don't want to have to deal with battery issues.
bluenvoy
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:35:32 AM

Not till the price premium comes down and the performance and long distance improve.
PatAZ
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:02:08 AM

Maybe but I doubt it.
dakine
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:01:59 AM

Good probability that I will be buying a hybrid in the future.
rick_evans
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 8:32:47 AM

Maybe
Bridge2012
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 8:10:20 AM

Don't know at this point
EdPG
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 8:05:40 AM

No
barryw8
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 7:17:13 AM

no
sandy40
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 7:14:08 AM

Probably not
DasAuto92
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 6:59:59 AM

Nope
jes
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 6:46:46 AM

Extremely doubtful.
glambgirl
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 4:08:10 AM

No.
jaylind
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 3:39:02 AM

Not a Chance
FuelPump
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 10:40:09 AM

Not sure, but probably not, since we keep cars longer than those batteries are warranted.
PatAZ
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 10:06:16 AM

I doubt it, but who knows.
2011370Z
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 9:53:37 AM

Not for quite awhile.
kellyoneal
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 9:53:01 AM

no
dakine
Champion Author Orange County

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 9:36:41 AM

Yes
Titanic1985
Champion Author South Carolina

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 9:31:30 AM

No. The technology needs to improve and the prices need to come down.
CactusRoper
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 9:22:52 AM

No
wlotocky
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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 9:15:37 AM

no
bluenvoy
Champion Author Nashville

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 9:03:27 AM

H-ll No.
DeonNC
Rookie Author North Carolina

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 8:50:44 AM

No batteries for me, more impact to environment to produce batteries.What is the lifespan?Cost!!
puddy
Champion Author Wisconsin

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 8:31:26 AM

no
Carusle
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 8:24:09 AM

Not as long as I can buy a TDI diesel. Same or better mileage much less complicated, and more reliable.
MertieMan
Champion Author Lexington

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 8:20:19 AM

All of these hybrids and EV vehicles have to come down in price before I would even consider one. Right now, EVs are completely out of the question.
MertieMan
Champion Author Lexington

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Message Posted: Jun 30, 2012 8:20:13 AM

All of these hybrids and EV vehicles have to come down in price before I would even consider one. Right now, EVs are completely out of the question.
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