Tuesday, May 09, 2006

Or, They Could Just Make More Fuel-Efficient Cars

Via Green Car Congress, Ford and GM want to force California and New York to allow their hybrids in carpool lanes. Currently, carpool lanes are open in those states only to vehicles getting 45 MPG or higher — meaning Toyotas and Hondas. Both Ford and GM have hybrid SUVs that are ineligible under these states' laws.