Green News Roundup: Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Good morning and happy Tuesday dear readers. It’s time for the morning news roundup, and today’s highlights include the end of Mexico City’s famous Beetle taxis, mass transit sees record ridership levels, and BMW’s i-FD green sports sedan concept.

Last Of Mexico’s Beetle Taxis To Retire At End Of 2012 [Hemmings Auto Blog]

Prius C Configurator Goes Online [Autoblog Green]

Mass Transit Ridership Levels Reach Record Numbers [CNN]

Obama No Longer Dreams Of Electric Cars [The Truth About Cars]

BMW i-FD Concept A Green Sports Sedan [Carscoop]

Has Mazda’s Rotary Motor Come Full Circle? [Green Car Reports]

Christopher DeMorro

A writer and gearhead who loves all things automotive, from hybrids to HEMIs, can be found wrenching or writing- or else, he's running, because he's one of those crazy people who gets enjoyment from running insane distances.