Hybrid Technologies, Inc.
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Hybrid Technologies, Inc.

July 19, 2005 07:30 ET

Hybrid Technologies Inc. 'OTCBB:HYBT' Wins Over National Media; CBS, NBC and FOX News, Air International Solar Car Event

NEW YORK, NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - July 19, 2005) -

Star of Show...Lithium Powered Solar Racer; Hybrid Technologies Executives Complete 3 Major Interviews.

Hybrid Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:HYBT) www.hybridtechnologies.com - is pleased to announce that pursuant to the July 11th , 2005 release, interviews were completed and aired with the nation's three largest television networks at the inaugural media event to launch the North American Solar Challenge cross country race.

To see video footage of CBS, NBC and FOX interviews click for our enhanced press release here: www.hybridtechnologies.com/media.php?mediaID=050719

Media coverage aired as follows:

NBC: Live from 7am-9am July 16th, 2005

CBS: 10pm News July 16th, 2005

FOX NEWS: 9pm News July 16th, 2005

The solar race began in Austin, Texas on July 17th, 2005 and is scheduled to last 10 days, concluding in Calgary, Alberta Canada to an audience of National and International media, as well as interested parties from around the world. A number of Ivy League Universities are competing in the event. A press event is scheduled in Calgary, Alberta Canada at the finish line on July 27th, 2005 to promote the bilateral environmental initiatives between Canada, The United States and Mexico.

On hand at the international media event was Hybrid's advanced systems manager Martin Koebler. Koebler, a veteran solar car racer and lithium power authority, met with media to discuss the advanced lithium systems Hybrid will be utilizing in their latest production model vehicles such as the government/fleet PT cruiser, R-Car and the Mini Cooper, as well as his expanded role at Hybrid Technologies.

Holly Roseberry, President of Hybrid Technologies stated, "Once again, our Company has garnered national media attention at a high profile North American event. Our products are competing with the top engineering minds on the globe such as MIT Engineering, Stanford and Yale. Our joint venture with Berkeley University, allowed us to work with a team of brilliant young engineers thus forwarding our efforts with our advanced lithium systems."

About the American Solar Challenge 2005

http://www.americansolarchallenge.org/index.html

About Hybrid Technologies - www.hybridtechnologies.com

Hybrid Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:HYBT) is an emerging leader in the development and marketing of Lithium powered products worldwide. We believe our superior technology, coupled with an aggressive marketing plan will establish our company on the world stage. With fuel prices at record high levels and the global focus moving rapidly towards addressing pollution, the need for sustainable, zero emission energy is current. As current legislation moves towards clean energy, we foresee this industry as one of the fastest growing segments within the global economy. Hybrid Technologies' applications encompass a variety of products used globally on a daily basis, while enabling consumers to enjoy the comfort and power to which they are accustomed. Everything from scooters, bicycles, mopeds motorcycles, small vehicles, watercraft, military applications and many other essential products have been successfully converted to Lithium power. The combination of our superior technology and mass-marketed products creates a unique market opportunity for our Company.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may include forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These statements are based on the Company's current expectations as to future events. However, the forward looking events and circumstances discussed in this press release might not occur, and actual results could differ materially from those anticipated or implied in the forward-looking statements.

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