DETROIT – Saying fuel-saving hybrid-electric vehicle (HEV) technology “will be the direction” for the U.S. market, Peter Schwarzenbauer, president and CEO, Porsche Cars North America Inc., says Porsche is seriously considering an HEV model for North America. “If you are a responsible manufacturer, you have to look into this. This probably is the trend for the future,” says Schwarzenbauer, who tells a small group of journalists here that Porsche formed a team early this year to study how – ...

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