Drivers of properly decaled, fully electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles will retain access to carpool lanes in California for a few years more.
Starting in 2011, expect the regular highway lanes to be crowded with about 85,000 more vehicles, as the HOV access comes to an end for hybrids. But the free ride continues for zero-emissions vehicles like the Tesla Roadster and Nissan Leaf.
Hybrids get HOV access, if they wear unsightly stickers
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GM engineers tweaked the 2013 Chevrolet Volt's battery cell chemistry to increase capacity, electric range, and overall fuel economy.
Ford is enhancing its high-end navigation systems to make it easier for drivers to find carpool lanes.
Chevrolet created a lower emissions version of the Volt to make it eligible for single occupancy access in California carpool lanes and up to $1,500 in state rebates.