Frankfurt Auto Show Goes Electric

Review of some of the more prominent HEV and BEV vehicles featured during the auto show.

Published: 19-Sep-2009

FRANKFURT, Germany, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Resource-friendly electric cars dominate this year's Frankfurt Motor Show, but not every company agrees.

"The electric car will account for 10 percent of the global market in 10 years," Carlos Ghosn, head of Renault-Nissan, told the BBC. "It is time for zero emission motoring."

Those are bold words, and most European carmakers are trying to paint their image as "green" as possible at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show:

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