Loud Pipes Save Lives: Blind Concerned With Lack of Hybrid Noise

While the goal of most manufacturers is to reduce NVH levels as far as possible, one group is concerned about the run-silent-run-deep modus operandi of hybrid vehicles: the blind. Dependent on the sound of a revving engine to know whether the coast is clear at an intersection, sightless folks are worried about hybrids… » 10/19/05 7:44am 10/19/05 7:44am