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Must Watch! Egyptian Students Design Award-Winning Hybrid Car

A group of engineering students in Egypt is dreaming of a greener future, by decreasing the country’s fuel consumption.


The Ain Shams University Racing Team, know simply as ASURT, has built a hybrid car, which runs on both electricity and gas. Hybrid cars can reduce the carbon footprint by decreasing the amount of fuel used to power a vehicle. ASURT engineers say their creation can run for 100 kilometres on three litres of gasoline, compared to non-hybrid cars that can manage only 15 kilometres on the same amount of fuel. The car won first place at the Global Hybrid-Electric Challenge held in Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Hurghada last March.

It was the first time the annual competition was hosted in the north African country.


Written by Bello Olusayo

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