Trek highlights green credentials of plug-ins
Green Cars News
JUNE 18, 2009
The trip was sponsored by Florida Toyota dealer Earl Stewart to show the need for clean emission vehicles. How do you prove the benefits of a plug-in hybrid car to the public? Why set yourself a mechanical challenge of course. A Florida car dealer set a mission to drive 1,100 miles in a Toyota Prius, which had been modified as a plug-in hybrid, while burning as little petrol as possible.