Since the introduction of Toyota Prius, green cars with newer technologies and offerings from many manufacturers, options are abundant for environment friendly car enthusiasts. Range of offerings comes with a broad range of vehicles from low emission vehicles to zero emission vehicles and many in between. Also, you can find sedans, pickups, SUVs, subcompacts in many gas and electric combinations.
One of the measures to rate new green cars is vehicle’s evaporative emission coming out of the vehicle. Many terms are used to describe or categorize each green car. LEV (Low Emission Vehicle), ULEV (Ultra Low Emission Vehicle), SULEV (Super Ultra Low Emission Vehicle), PZEV (Partial Zero Emission Vehicle), AT PZEV (Advanced Technology Partial Zero Emission Vehicle), and ZEV (Zero Emission Vehicle) are terms that have been used. Before buying a green car, one should look into labelling of the vehicle and how environmental friendly the car is. Many organizations provide data on greener vehicles and many of them provide information online. Buying a greener car has never been this easy. If your criterion is comfort, style, price, performance, safety, and reliability, there will be a greener option waiting for you to choose from.