At last week's
show, a show not known for its embrace of green
finally made an impact on the annual SEMA Vehicle Design Awards. The awards finally added a hybrid category, and the inaugural winner was the
Silverado Classic Hybrid. True to SEMA's aftermarket audience, the Silverado wasn't chosen for its reduced emissions, but because it because the hybrid that is most friendly to accessories. For its part,
said the award proved the Silverado, which won with almost 22 percent of the vote, was now the "benchmark" in this new design category.
For more on the other award winners (in the car, truck and SUV categories) see this post over at
[Source: SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association)]