Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Hybrid Car Tax

Drivers of hybrid and electric cars may soon face a new tax.

A bill in Raleigh aims to charge $50 per hybrid and $100 per electric car when owners register them every year. The idea is to recoup the money those drivers don't pay in gasoline taxes.

The new fees would bring in an estimated $1.5 million a year to the state's highway fund. That would increase as more and more people buy hybrids and electrics.

By Frank Kracher
Follow Frank on Twitter @FrankKracher


 



6:00PM News 13 @ 6
6:30PM ABC World News
7:00PM Wheel of Fortune
7:30PM Jeopardy
8:00PM Grey's Anatomy
9:00PM Grey's Anatomy
10:00PM Black Box
11:00PM News 13 Tonight

Complete Schedule »