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The fuel cell and the future of cars




Front view of Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV.
Front view of Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV.
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Front view of Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV.
Rear view of Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV.
Steve Proffitt/KPCC
Front view of Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV.
Close-up view of Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV
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Front view of Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV.
Close-up view of the battery pack in Hyundai's hydrogen fuel-cell powered Tucson SUV.
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What could be the next big thing in cars?

Steve Proffitt reports on the progress being made in developing hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles, and rides in a new fuel cell SUV that the Korean auto maker Hyundai has recently put into mass production.