by Joanne Ritter
Breaking news on the hybrid car issue we wrote about on June 9th. Thanks to some creative engine-uity, inventors are coming out with a sensible solution that will help keep pedestrians safe without adding noise pollution: wonder of wonders -- a car that sounds like a car!
Hats off to our fellow guide dog users in the UK who are featured in this video:
http://inventorspot.com/articles/are_hybrid_vehicles_too_quiet_17110. If you're using JAWS to read this article, you may experience an issue accessing the video. Here's the direct link to the video on YouTube. (Thanks, Carin!)
And closer to home: http://origin.insidebayarea.com/sanmateocountytimes/localnews/ci_9459709