Why Read This
A decade ago, the first mass-market hybrid vehicles were sold to consumers in the US. Since then, the market has enjoyed 10 straight years of growth. Spurred on by a growing green movement and skyrocketing gas prices, hybrids offer consumers a strong value proposition. This is a familiar story for auto manufacturers, but consumer product strategists at other companies who have, will have, or want to have a green product available to consumers can learn a lot by analyzing the successes and failures of the hybrid vehicle market.