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Hurrah for the Eco Car

A new generation of greener vehicles using electricity or hydrogen fuel technology are being trumpeted as the future of the motor car in a world without oil. Tom Heap investigates.

Politicians tell us that the future of motoring is electric, and several of the major car companies are launching a new generation of greener vehicles using hydrogen fuel technology. All are being trumpeted as the salvation of the motor car in a world without oil. But despite being promised green cars as long ago as the 90s, very few have yet to materialise on our roads. Tom Heap investigates.

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