As our President is "trying" to work on the growing crisis of high gas prices (or are gas prices slowly going to where they need to be?), more and more people are turning to hybrid cars and we wonder if more and more taxi fleets will want to go green(er). Hybrids generallyget about 10 miles more per gallon than the standard Crown Vic. The new hybrid taxis took to the street last fall, but we hadn't seen one yet (we feel like we're seeing those large taxis from Newark more). Scott Nath sent us a picture of a snazzy Prius taxi spotted in the East Village - has anyone ridden in one? And the Prius gets 60 miles per gallon, that's 42 miles more than the Crown Vic!