Hybrid Technologies, Inc.
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Hybrid Technologies, Inc.

October 22, 2007 07:30 ET

Hybrid Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:HYBT) Delivers Advanced all Lithium PT Cruiser to Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, (Contact Agent Arcadis EURONEXT:ARCAD)

Hybrid-Produced All Electric PT Cruiser Selected by EPA for Advanced Roadside Test. PT Cruiser Delivered With Rapid Charge System: A First in the Industry.

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA--(Marketwire - Oct. 22, 2007) - Hybrid Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:HYBT) (www.hybridtechnologies.com), emerging leaders in the development and marketing of lithium-powered products worldwide, has delivered a fully electric PT Cruiser as part of a contract via ARCADIS for the Environmental Protection agency.

For more information on the EPA: www.epa.gov

The vehicle, equipped with Hybrid Technologies' on-board rapid charge system, was selected based on its zero-emissions, high-speed capacity, charge time, and overall functionality for the EPA's Near-Road Air Quality Study.

As part of its Near Road Research Program, EPA's Office of Research & Development (ORD) will use the PT Cruiser to study air pollutant concentrations alongside major roadways, which may be a health concern to people living and working nearby.

ARCADIS, a prime contractor, selected Hybrid Technologies as the subcontractor for the project and was the party completing the overall selection process and award.

The all-lithium PT Cruiser has a charge time using an on-board rapid charge system of 2.6 hrs. The vehicle was developed in Mooresville, North Carolina.

Hybrid Technologies originally developed the PT Cruiser as part of a SPACE ACT Agreement with NASA. The large capacity vehicle is currently in use at NASA Kennedy Space Center.

About the EPA: www.epa.gov

The mission of the Environmental Protection Agency is to protect human health and the environment.


ARCADIS (EURONEXT:ARCAD) is an international company providing consultancy, engineering and management services in infrastructure, environment, and facilities. Established in 1888, ARCADIS is one of the world's largest consulting firms with 12,000 employees worldwide and $1.9 billion in gross revenue.

About Hybrid Technologies: www.hybridtechnologies.com

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