Silence isn't golden for hybrids, say...

Silence isn't golden for hybrids, say safety groups

There are 6 comments on the Daily Democrat story from Jul 16, 2010, titled Silence isn't golden for hybrids, say safety groups. In it, Daily Democrat reports that:

The age of the silent hybrid may be coming to an end. Gas-electric hybrids, propelled by electric motors at low speeds, are well-known for their quiet ride and great mileage.

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Woodland Resident

Portland, OR

#1 Jul 16, 2010

So give the hybrid the "bubbling" sound from "The Jetsons" cartoon.

That would be hilarious!!!

Since: May 10

Woodland, CA

#2 Jul 22, 2010
I agree lol. I had a sarcastic thought but that would be ideal lol

Since: Jul 10

Winters, CA

#3 Jul 23, 2010
Intheloop wrote:
I agree lol. I had a sarcastic thought but that would be ideal lol
I think you were imagining some “lo-brids”.

Since: May 10

Woodland, CA

#4 Jul 23, 2010
Nuthinsurprizesmeanymore wrote:
<quoted text>I think you were imagining some “lo-brids”.
lol, no actually it was a rant about why do we always have to have a law about something. How about a balanced budget and no more new laws....Especially in light of our Governator wanting to look into whether any legislation can be enacted as a result of the bus accident tragedy. I thought...what a friggn grandstander, this is a tragedy, and an accident, no amount of laws can prevent all accidents. It just bugs me that every politician wants to get a law on the books to make a name for themselves and we have too many laws as it is....I wish we could get to the very basics and simplify....

Of course, that is unreasonable, so back to the Jetsons, that would be funny..
LBC American

Guinda, CA

#5 Jul 23, 2010
I have a Prius, maybe I should put playing cards against the rims? Like kids do. Or, I know, look out the windshield when I drive and watch out for people with white canes because they might not see or hear me.
Look out

Woodland, CA

#6 Jul 28, 2010
How about a man carrying a flag running down the street in front of them warning everyone?

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