Green is GO!
Soyoung Kim and Helen Massy-Beresford - REUTERS
- September 16, 2009
People in the USA are getting much more familiar with BEV and PHEV. --Ed.
From major automakers to niche manufacturers, the race is on to get green cars on the road in the coming years, but one question lingers: after many false starts, are drivers finally ready for them?
Emerging from a savage economic downturn and under increasing regulatory pressure to cut emissions, carmakers rushed to show off a plethora of green shoots at the Frankfurt Motor Show. While manufacturers' estimates of the size of the market for the cars fluctuated, the need for government support in the early days was a recurring refrain.
France's Renault (RENA.PA) which unveiled four... [Read More]