The Ford Maverick hybrid promises superior fuel economy and pickup utility at a price that's thousands of dollars less than the more common standard-sized truck. But will the availability of the hybrid powertrain as front-wheel drive only be a deal-breaker for buyers? Can this small pickup handle truck duties, and how does it compare to the standard engine version? Also, we explain the science behind regenerative braking, and how it works in both hybrid and electric vehicles.
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00:00 – Introduction
00:52 – First Impressions : 2022 Ford Maverick Hybrid
13:39 – Question: Please explain the science behind regenerative braking, and how it works in both hybrid and electric vehicles?
First Drive: 2022 Ford Maverick Is a Throwback to the Era of Small, Simple Pickup Trucks
2022 Ford Maverick
How to Decide If a Hybrid, Plug-In Hybrid, or Fully Electric Car Is Right for You
Guide to Car Safety
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