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2006 Sydney Motor Show

Green cars are coming!

Submitted 11/7/2006 By trappleton Views 20889 Comments 0 Updated 11/21/2006

I visited the Motor Show in Darling Harbour this past weekend. Not only was it great to see all the new cars, but there was an added focus on being environment-savvy, too.

Caption: Saab's Aero X is not only an awesome-looking car reminiscent of Marty McFly's Delorean, but it advertised Saab's "Biopower."
Photographer: T R Appleton

Caption: More Biopower: "Sugar cane is faster than petrol"
Photographer: T R Appleton

Caption: BMW even went so far as to showcase a bicycle at an auto show!
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Caption: As you can see, Toyota was quite proudly displaying how "green" their Prius is...
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Caption: ...And with good reason!
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Caption: The event seems to have attracted all sorts of eco-friendly transport people. This man sells electric bikes.
Photographer: T R Appleton

Photographer: T R Appleton