Seems the airline industry is beginning to discover the benefits of hybrid technology. The recent airshow in Paris included an A320 modified to use electricity to power the wheels, so that it could taxi without using jet fuel. Just as with cars, the system saves gas and reduces emissions.
Much talk of best "MPGe" floating around now days. Most recently, the Honda Fit EV has been throwing around its 118MPGe number. I'd forgotten though, that just a few months ago I'd heard of another entry:
It'd seem that Toyota is the champ (vis a vis Scion). There I.Q. EV boasts 121 MPGe. Now, for the down side:
. Despite the insurmountably small odds of anyone ever being able to see one of the 90 I.Q.'s . . . I was heading into Costco yesterday. Lo and behold ... (thought to self ... better take picture, you'll never see another) there's one now! Ninty cars?! I duno ... does that...