Hybrid Vehicles, Part 2

8 July, 2004 at 9:48 pm (uncategorized)

I don’t do this very often, but felt that after my recent post about comparative mileages of various Ford vehicles, I should at least acknowledge an article pointed out by astute New Medievalism reader Ian Gould about Ford’s terrible report card in terms of overall petrol consumption.

From The Environmental News Network: “…[A] broken promise Americans heard when [Ford] pledged in 2000 to improve its SUV fuel efficiency 25 percent by 2005. Ford can’t escape its abysmal fleet-wide EPA ranking by producing a few thousand token hybrid SUVs and one green roof.”

More in link.

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