Gallery: Top Five Greenest Vehicles at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show


These days it seems that every car manufacturer in the world is desperately trying to green their entire line of vehicles, and nowhere was this trend more evident than at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. We were so impressed with the incredible array of hybrids, compact cars, and electric vehicles on display that we decided to feature the most eye-catching vehicles at the show. Still think that green cars have yet to catch up to their carbon-spewing counterparts? Think again!

Chevrolet Spark One of the more practical vehicles on display, the Chevy Spark is small, compact, and quite stylish. The vehicle has a fuel economy of 5L/100km (around 47 miles per gallon), but what really makes it special is the fact that it will actually be released by 2010!

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  1. Titan Tornado March 11, 2009 at 2:58 am

    The Chevy Spark Isn\’t this just an Opel Agila!? In EU it has been around for quite some time, aswell as a lot of other very efficient cars. Dont want to be a prick, but since I moved to the states i was constantly amazed why there was not any smart small cars around, even if people wasn\’t so concerned about the environment they sure where concerned about fuelprices even if it only was a third of the price in most European countries.
    If any body would like more tips on small cars that are allready trafficking the streets today and has been for more than fifty years drop me a line…
    How could it be that GM waited until 2010? After all they have been the owner to Opel for many years now?
    I guess nobody really wonders why….they wanted the poor americans to consume as much oil as possible as long as possible…….. and I gues they reckoned that bubble to have bursted now. In an environmental perspective I think GM has a lot to answer for and find it hard to understand how these GM execs can sleep at night.
    Fred from Sweden

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