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Despite Hybrid Losses, Car Companies Invest In Tech

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Despite Hybrid Losses, Car Companies Invest In Tech

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Despite Hybrid Losses, Car Companies Invest In Tech

Despite Hybrid Losses, Car Companies Invest In Tech

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The car industry just had it's best year ever. Trucks were clearly the stars, and hybrids took a hit. That's not all bad news for hybrids. Even as the companies are making a boatload on trucks, they're investing tens of billions in new technology. NPR reports on how tomorrow's hybrid is brought to you by today's pickup truck.