By Colin Bird on August 28, 2008
Most of us are arriving late to the “green” party, but what do green car buyers drive? Toyotas? Hondas?
Mazda, Mini, Smart, Porsche and Volvo cars are more popular with greenies than
What gives? The survey correlated search data on the visitors to the top "green" third party websites, including fueleconomy.gov and globalwarming.org, and the visitors to the top 25 automotive research websites, according to Autopia. "By taking the sum of the ranks," Compete analyst Hal Wurster told Wired.com, "we can find the most visited and searched for 'green' automotive brands."
Autopia notes some limitation to this data, including that
Probably the most interesting tidbit is that Hummer at No. 33 isn’t in last place. Both Cadillac and Lincoln rank below it.
Top 10 most popular brands with green car buyers: