Release 08-69
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 24, 2008

    Dimitri Stanich
(916)322-2990
www.arb.ca.gov
MEDIA ADVISORY

Clean, efficient vehicles on display at AVP Crocs Tour Long Beach Open Pro Beach Volleyball Tournament

LONG BEACH, CALIF. - The California Air Resources Board and vehicle manufacturers will be available at the AVP Pro Beach Volleyball tournament to showcase clean, advanced technology vehicles. Vehicle experts will be on hand to provide details about each vehicle's smog score, global warming impact and fuel economy, and describe incentives offered by the state, federal and local agencies.

WHO:

CARB spokespeople and vehicle experts from Honda and Ford

WHEN:

Friday, July 25, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday, July 26, 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Sunday, July 27, 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

WHERE:

700 E. Shoreline Drive
Long Beach

Photo Opportunity:

The following vehicles will be on display:
2008 compressed natural gas Honda Civic GX
2008 hybrid-electric Ford Escape

For ticket information and directions to the AVP in Long Beach visit www.avp.com/longbeach <= Link Expired.

For more information on the cleanest vehicles available today, visit www.DriveClean.ca.gov

The Air Resources Board is a department of the California Environmental Protection Agency. ARB's mission is to promote and protect public health, welfare, and ecological resources through effective reduction of air pollutants while recognizing and considering effects on the economy. The ARB oversees all air pollution control efforts in California to attain and maintain health based air quality standards.

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