22 Jul '11, 4pm

Survey: Consumers prefer gasoline vehicles, EVs come in dead last

Survey: Consumers prefer gasoline vehicles, EVs come in dead last

Mineta Transportation Institute Survey: Which Alternative-Fuel Vehicles Do People Prefer? Gasoline Vehicles Still on Top; Hybrid Electrics Gaining Popularity. San Jose, Calif., July 5, 2011 – The Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) has released a research report that explores consumer preferences among four different alternative-fuel vehicles(AFV) – hybrid electric vehicles (HEV), compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles, hydrogen fuelcell (HFC) vehicles, and electric vehicles (EV). Understanding Household Preferences for Alternative-Fuel Vehicle Technologies was authored by Hilary Nixon, PhD, and Jean-DanielSaphores, PhD. The findings indicate that, in general, gasoline-fueled vehicles are still preferred over AFVs; however, there is a strong interest in AFVs. No AFV type is overwhelmingly preferred, although HEVs seem to have an edge. The full report can be downloaded at ...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2011/07/22/survey-consumers-pre...

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grist.org 22 Jul '11, 5pm

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