While US automakers were struggling, Toyota sold more cars to Americans than ever last month, boosted by record sales of their hybrids. So has America finally caught hybrid fever? Join Jean Feraca during this hour on Here on Earth.
- Jim Kliesch (KLEESH), transportation analyst at the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy
- Bradley Berman, editor of hybridcars.com, author of "An Insider's Look at Hybrid Car"
- Felix Kramer, founder of CalCars, a California initiative to produce 100-plus MPG hybrid cars
- Carol 4/30/07: "I am a First responder with a rescue squad and we are have difficulty getting manufacturers to get specifics of their vehicles to groups who need to make the rescues. We are VERY reluctant to work on hybrids in crashes. They can be lethal to the rescuers. How can we get them to be more cooperative? I'd love a hybrid, but not until their is more cooperation with the rescurer groups."