Quiet Prius will have noisier option

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La Prius va faire du bruit

Le maire de San Fransisco essaye une Prius alors que la ville se penche sur la place en place d’un réseau de bornes d’alimentation électriques destiné aux transports et aux voitures © Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

WHEN QUIET IS A PROBLEM: Hybrid cars, powered by a combination of gasoline and electric motors, can run on electricity and are far quieter than cars with traditional gasoline engines. That has drawn complaints that there is an increased risk of pedestrians being hit, especially blind people.

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