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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-15-2006, 11:53 PM Thread Starter
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Default Honda considering reducing production of hybrid Accord

A friend of mine mentioned today that he heard that Honda was going to reduce productions of its hybrids. Seems he was partially right, here's the story from the LA Times.
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Not surprising. I've only seen one Accord Hybrid and that was by luck at the Can-US border lol. I tested one myself and the avg. fuel economy as said by the trip computer was 13.7L/100km (17.2mpg). Also, the battery didn't move even though I did a few acceleration tests so I'm not sure if Honda is strict about battery charge.

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"Honda said this week that it is dropping the Accord Hybrid, enshrining the vehicle as one of the Japanese automaker's rare miscues. The episode carries with it a couple of lessons..."
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