Jun 9, 2005 (From the CalCars-News archive)
Breaking That Dirty Oil Habit
An unlikely alliance of hawks, doves and greens has a plan to help america guzzle less gas. Could it work?
An excellent roundup of progress with plug-in or gas-optional hybrids, biofuels and cellulose ethanol -- by all means forward the article or this message. It builds on the March Newsweek piece, "Imagine, 500 mile per gallon vehicles" by Fareed Zakharia http://autos.groups.yahoo.com/group/calcars-news/message/2
The TIME article appeared in the June 13, 2005 issue sent to subscribers; it's not in newsstand copies. Now you can view or download a scanned, printable color 3MB version of the entire article at
We hope to have a four-page flyer available (minus full-page photos of former CIA Chief James Woolsey in his Prius and an ethanol "field of dreams")
The original article is found online at http://www.time.com/time/insidebiz/article/0,9171,1069470,00.html
The text version, not including photos, charts, and a long sidebar on cellulose ethanol technology, is at http://autos.groups.yahoo.com/group/calcars-news/message/61