Will the Honda hybrid work in India?

'In a market roiled by higher fuel prices, Honda’s Civic hybrid has every right to hit the spot with fuel-scrimping consumers, largely because hybrids typically consume up to a quarter less fuel than non-hybrid models. But India slaps such imports with a 104% customs duty, which all but guarantees that Honda will miss that spot by a mile.'

Anjana Menon on why India's first hybrid may not take off. Read it here.


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