The U.S. Army has long utilized gas-guzzling, inefficient ground vehicles
, anyone?). In an effort to curb expenditure on fuel and go a bit greener, the American forces have this week rolled out a new armored car prototype at the Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress meeting in Detroit, Michigan. The FED Bravo, or Fuel Efficient ground vehicle Demonstrator, is a diesel hybrid armored machine packing a Ford
-sourced 268hp twin-turbodiesel 4.4-liter V8 engine coupled with an electric motor to power the front wheels.