13 Sep '11, 7am

Top 10 green cars of the Frankfurt Motor Show 2011. The Green Piece.

Top 10 green cars of the Frankfurt Motor Show 2011. The Green Piece.

September 13, 2011. The Green Piece Column. Huge motoring events don’t occur quite as regularly as they used to since the industry’s slump during the global recession – so it’s no wonder then that this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show , which opens its doors to the Press today (September 13) and to the public on Thursday (September 15) has arguably been more eagerly anticipated than ever. All of the big names will be on-hand at the event previewing some exciting new concept and production cars. Here we offer a rundown of the top 10 environmentally friendly vehicles due to debut at the event. 10: Toyota Prius family The Toyota Prius is certainly nothing new to green car fans having been the most successful vehicle in the sector for well over a decade. However, now the Prius concept is being extended into a whole family of vehicles (see article ). Making their debut at the Frankf...

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