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I took the picture above at the Alt Car Expo last December when author Sherry Boschert gave a copy of her book, Plug-In Hybrids: The Cars That Will Recharge America, to Lee Iacocca (and that's Dr. Andy Frank in the middle). A lot of people who aren't Mr. Iacocca have paid for a copy of Boschert's book; it's in its second printing. If you're one of them, or just want to know more about plug-in hybrids, you might be able to catch Boschert during her speaking tour this summer. She'll be visiting a
The second annual Hybridfest is going to happen July 21-22, 2007 at the Alliant Energy Center Grounds in Madison, WI. A local non-profit group called Hybridfest, Inc. organized the first event last summer and after a huge turnout decided to expand the event to two days this time around. The festival is actually growing beyond just hybrids this year to include other alternative fuel transport, like biofuels, hydrogen, and plug-in vehicles.
The largest group of photographers trailing a celebrity at the Alt Car Expo on Saturday were around former Chrysler Chairman Lee Iacocca. Mr. I Am Chairman Of Chrysler Corporation Always strolled past me just as author Sherry Boschert walked up to him and handed him a copy of her new book Plug-in Hybrids: The Cars that Will Recharge America. I wonder if he'll return the favor when his upcoming Where Have All the Leaders Gone? is released next year.
Sherry Boschert is a freelance writer medical news reporter (she's the San Francisco Bureau Chief for International Medical News Group) who often writes on medical issues. Then she got, ahem, turned on to plug-in hybrids and followed her interest all the way to her first non-fiction book, Plug-in Hybrids: The Cars that Will Recharge America. Boschert interviewed EV and plug-in advocates like Chelsea Sexton, Felix Kramer, Marc Geller, and R. James Woolsey. AutoblogGreen recently had a chance to i