Kia's first step on road to its greener future.BRITISH motorists will be able to choose to buy Kia hybrid vehicles under the company's Eco-dynamics brand within three years.
Kia Motors has just launched its first commercial hybrid electric vehicle A hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) is a vehicle which combines a conventional propulsion system with an on-board rechargeable energy storage system (RESS) to achieve better fuel economy than a conventional vehicle without being hampered by range from a charging unit like an , the Forte Liquid Petroleum Injection Hybrid, on to the Korean market.
The move represents Kia's first step on the road to a greener future with hundreds of millions of dollars of research and development work now coming to the market.
Although the UK will not get this model, the Forte LPI (Lines Per Inch) The number of lines printed in a vertical inch.
(language) LPI - A PL/I interpreter for IBM PCs and workstations.
E-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Hybrid is the newest addition to Kia's Forte family - known as Cerato in some markets and based on the cee'd platform.
It includes both petrol-powered four-door sedan and sporty Koup versions.
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In currencies, this is the abbreviation for the Korean Won.
The currency market, also known as the Foreign Exchange market, is the largest financial market in the world, with a daily average volume of over US $1 trillion. 240bn - approximately 180m US dollars - over a period of 25 months to develop the eco-friendly Forte LPI Hybrid.
There is huge demand for LPGpowered vehicles on the Korean domestic market, but in Europe Kia are working on petrol-powered and plug-in hybrids that are likely to arrive in showrooms by 2013.
Kia is also working on hydrogen fuel-cell powered vehicles.
Kia will be introducing the Eco-dynamics brand to the UK market later this year with diesel powered cee'd models featuring Intelligent Stop & Go technology from Bosch coupled to low-rolling resistance Michelin tyres that will help reduce carbon dioxide carbon dioxide, chemical compound, CO2, a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas that is about one and one-half times as dense as air under ordinary conditions of temperature and pressure. emissions and improve fuel efficiency.
Simon Hetherington, Kia Motors (UK) Limited's Marketing Director said: "The cee'd ISG ISG Iraq Study Group
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"It will not be too long before we have hybrid vehicles, but we see this as a step on the way to a fuel-cell powered future.
"This is the real answer to the problem of automotive pollution - even fully electric cars just push the pollution problem further up the chain to the generators.
"Hydrogen offers a real long-term solution to the challenge of individual mobility coupled with environmental sustainability," he added.
KOREAN WINNER: The Kia Forte LPI Hybrid car