hybrid http://wamc.org en Franz Litz: Driving a Fuel-Efficient Car Makes Economic and Environmental Sense http://wamc.org/post/franz-litz-driving-fuel-efficient-car-makes-economic-and-environmental-sense <p>The numbers are in for March auto sales and lo and behold, electric vehicles and gas-electric hybrid vehicles had their biggest month ever.&nbsp; According to the Associated Press, consumers bought a record 52,000 gas-electric hybrids and electric vehicles in March, up from 34,000 a year ago. The higher numbers come &ndash;not coincidentally&mdash;as gasoline prices return to around $4 a gallon.</p><p>There have always been many good reasons to choose to drive the most fuel-efficient vehicles:</p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 12:38:13 +0000 37371 at http://wamc.org