j_d_mcnugent wrote:i know the geo metro is a crappy tiny car, but why arent there any other cars topping 50mpg? it seems were are going backwards ...hybrids are getting ~40mpg.
The Prius gets 60 mpg city and 51 mpg highway. City driving is more efficient with hybrid cars because they use the kinetic energy from braking to charge the battery. Making hybrid SUV's defeats the purpose of the hybrid if you ask me.