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Airbus, Boeing Expected to Turn to Hybrid Engine Technology for New Planes-Lessor | Investing News

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Airbus SE

and Boeing Co

are expected to turn to hybrid electric technology when they develop the next generation of airplanes because of limits on improving current engines, the head of a major aircraft lessor said on Thursday.

Airbus is already working hard on a hybrid solution but Boeing is likely to be more cautious about making a major investment in a new program given its challenges with the return of the 737 MAX and certification of the 777X, Air Lease Corp

Chief Executive Steven Udvar-Hazy said at the Skift Aviation Forum.

“I have serious doubts that

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The Chevy Trailblazer completely surprised me with its combination of technology and a small yet punchy engine

The Chevy Trailblazer combines high-tech with snazzy styling. <p class="copyright">Matthew DeBord/Insider</p>
The Chevy Trailblazer combines high-tech with snazzy styling.
  • I tested a 2021 Chevy Trailblazer, with all-wheel-drive in the well-optioned Activ trim.

  • The as-tested price was $32,350, but the vehicle can be had for $19,000, base.

  • The Trailblazer borrows some snazzy design cues from the larger Chevy Blazer. These set it apart from the competition, which includes compact crossovers from Kia, Mazda, and Honda.

  • The Trailblazer has two engine and transmission options. My tester had a 155-horsepower, turbocharged, three-cylinder powerplant that offered nice punch at lower speeds, but that was slow to 60 mph and not as easy on

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