HOV Hybrid Exemption in the Rear View Mirror

This story from today's Fairfax Extra explains how Virginia's effort to get drivers to buy low-polluting cars by offering an exemption from HOV rules was undone by its own success.

Hybrids purchased after June 30 are no longer exempt from HOV restrictions on Interstates 95 and 295. Next year the exemptions will be stripped for hybrids on other state highways.

By  |  July 20, 2006; 11:04 AM ET  | Category:  Traffic , Transportation
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