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Check it out How Green Is Your Car? - Subtitle: An advocacy group for energy efficiency launches a new website, l...

Check it out How Green Is Your Car? - Subtitle: An advocacy group for energy efficiency launches a new website, l...

Consumer Reports magazine is well known for its quality and resale rankings of cars and trucks. Now, there's a website where you can look up the green performance of a vehicle you're interested in. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) launched a website called GreenerCars.org on February 5. The website launch was coordinated with the publication of the ACEEE's newest list of the most environmentally friendly vehicles on the road. At the top of the this year's "Greenest List" is the Mercedes-Benz Smart Fortwo electric drive convertible/coupe. The Lilliputian two-seater retails for between $25,000 and $28,000, according to the website AutoGuide.com . The Chevrolet Spark EV was second, along with the Fiat 500E, while Toyota Prius, Nissan Leaf and other familiar names filled out the rest of the top 12. In addition to creating the “greenest” list, the we...

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