Sunday, March 19, 2006

Gas-guzzlers go begging for buyers

It appears the tide has turned against the Hummer and other fuel-offensive vehicles. The New York Times reports:
On top of the sales drop that has hurt all sport utilities, fewer than half the people who bought luxury S.U.V.'s are going back for another one. Incentives for the vehicles are at record levels and for the first time, luxury automakers are paying out more for rebates and lease deals to entice consumers to buy luxury S.U.V.'s than to buy cars.
If you're a registered Times user, you can click to read Trading the Hummer for a Honda.

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