The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEE) has named the Honda CVT Insight, a new version of the hybrid electric car, the “greenest vehicle” for 2001. “Honda has one-upped itself with the release of the CVT Insight,” says Jim Kliesch, co-author of ACEE’s Green Book and manager of www.greenercars.com. The new CVT Insight received a Green Score of fifty-seven, based on its tailpipe pollution and global warming impacts.
For more information on Honda’s Intelligent Community Vehicle System, log on to www.honda.co.jp/ICVS/.
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