Posts Tagged ‘trunk’

Baby Got Back: Know Your Hybrid Battery-Electric and Pure Electric Vehicles of the Green Showcase in Civic Center

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

How it looks outside of City Hall sometimes:

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Leave us begin, starting with the white one on the left:

Honda Civic Hybrid;

Third-Generation Toyota Prius Hybrid, possibly with plug-in feature;

Nissan Leaf* pure electric vehicle;

Honda Insight hybrid

About the only thing that’s missing from this array is the 2012 Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid.

Oh, here it is, with garish utility monopoly graphics removed.

Better one…

…or better two?

Now you know better your electric and hybrid electric vehicles…

*The funny thing about the Leaf is that some crappy competing company what says oh, we’ll have an electric car ourselves this year (employees have been saying that about the same basic vehicle every year since 2008) criticized the Leaf last year because “housewives” wouldn’t “feel comfortable” behind the wheel of such a futuristic-looking vehicle. Ridiculoso.

Buick Regal vs. 101 North Median at Oyster Point After Short Chase – What’s in the Trunk?

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

Intern* Contributor  Exploited Lackey “Wonder Mike” Sanchez sends in this shot of the aftermath of a crazy car chase on 101 North near Oyster Point during yesterday’s evening rush through South San Francisco.

I was hoping to see a C*O*P*S*-worthy haul of illicit drugs to be visible but the contents appear to be gym clothes.

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Oh well.

*Calling an unpaid worker an “intern” is a good way for somewhat naive Pajama Editors to get in hot water with the Department of Labor. Sooner or later.