Environmentally responsible Hybrid Automobiles
The main reason many consumers buy environmentally responsible hybrid automobiles. Because they have the intention of doing something positive for the environment. Another reason the gas prices are soaring they are turning to hybrids as a possible money saving opportunity. Hybrid cars also have there down falls. They are a lot more expensive than a regular automobiles, but the tend to last a lot longer.
You can also get a discount on your car insurance if you drive a hybrid car. Currently two insurance companies offering this discount and discount amount is up to 10% of your insurance cost. These discounts not only apply to hybrid vehicles but may also apply to alternative fuel vehicles. The Farmers Insurance Group of Companies was the first company that announced it is to offer an insurance discount to customers who own alternative-fuel or hybrid vehicles. The discount amount will be 5% for auto customers in California. The other company currently offers discount is Travelers Insurance. discount will equal 10%.There is good reason for insurance companies offering this discount. Normally insurance premiums are calculated based on a number of factors including type of vehicle, vehicle price and driver characteristics. Research found that most hybrid drivers fall into a ceopreferred group, that is typically married with ages ranging between 41 and 60. It also found that hybrid drivers are Cautious driver and likely to have less claims. No wonder insurance companies offering discount to good driver.
A hybrid car is an excellent choice for anyone looking to save money at the gas pump as well as want to help the environment. Hybrid cars are powered by a combination of an efficient gas engine and by electric motor that helps with accelerations. Batteries that recharge automatically power the electric motor.
Since hybrid becoming more popular there are many car manufacturers are now making hybrid cars. Now we are...