Toyoto Prius recall: Hollywood revs up in hot new hybrids
With Toyota's popular hybrid -- the Prius -- being recalled worldwide, the car's Hollywood clientele is putting the brakes on.
The beleaguered Toyota Prius has long been the driving darling for eco-conscious celebs such as Cameron Diaz, Tom Hanks, Leonardo DiCaprio, Julia Roberts, David Duchovny, Brad Pitt, Ellen DeGeneres, Harrison Ford, Larry David, Jack Black, Susan Sarandon, Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, Jack Nicholson, Donny Osmond and that little old tree-hugger Ed Begley Jr.
Now that Toyota is imploding with various defects, what will the Hollywood eco-smart set drive?
Here's the Dish Rag's list of 10 environmentally friendly alternatives for the Hollywood Green Party.
And we present this list just in time for the Oscar arrivals, traditionally a big event for hybrid awareness when eco-friendly nominees and presenters prefer to arrive in hybrids over gas-guzzling limos.
And for those stars who can't give up their SUV, here's some eco-smart SUV's that won't give you Global Warming Guilt.
Photo: Suzuki Kizashi, Nissan Altima. Courtesy of Suzuki, Nissan. WireImage
Reporting: Leah Sydney
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