Celebrities in Small Cars: VW BlueMotion at the Echo Awards


Treehugger is used to US celebrity award ceremonies promoting greener cars, however, it is nice to see the trend to ditch the limo taking over in Europe too. Apparently, this year’s ECHO Award ceremonies, Germany’s biggest music awards, saw stars arriving in Volkswagen’s efficient (62mpg), and small, Polo BlueMotion TDI, a car we reported on here. We couldn’t find info on what fuel these guys were running on, but we hope it was good, locally produced biodiesel from waste resources. Either way, the smaller, more efficient a car is, the closer we get to kicking our oil addiction. Now if only we could get these people to bike to the awards…

Tags: Bikes | Biking | Diesel | George W. Bush | Germany

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