Ford Rumored to Offer F-150 Hydraulic Hybrid in 2008

The Hydraulic F-150 with a continuously variable transmission matches the Prius with 60 mpg city rating, that's an amazing 400 percent increase over its gasoline version.

Published: 15-Feb-2006

Ford is developing a new form of automotive propulsion, and the implications for the American Auto Industry are huge. The Hydraulic Hybrid could be the greatest innovation since the internal combustion engine itself, and Ford is on the inside track with its F-150 Hybrid. New Tech Spy Has learned details about the system that are simply amazing and could put Ford in a commanding position in the fiercely competitive full size pickup market.