Axis of Green: GM/BMW/DCX Unveil New Hybrid Tech

The combo of DCX, GM and BMW just announced their foray into a completely original hybrid system. The two mode set-up has a "electric continuous variable transmission" or ECVT with four fixed gear ratios. Not being the techiest of techs, this sounds like it will work like a CVT and continuously be poppin' through… » 4/27/06 2:00pm 4/27/06 2:00pm