Aura Green Line Hybrid Coming

The Chicago Tribune reports that General Motors has confirmed rumors surrounding the company's plans for a hybrid version of the upcoming Saturn Aura. has been reporting about a hybrid Saturn midsize car for quite awhile, but it is believed that this is the first time that a GM executive has publicly spoken about it.

"Brent Dewar, vice president of sales and marketing for General Motors, says the Saturn Aura and the redesigned Chevrolet Malibu have been earmarked for the hybrid treatment," writes the newspaper. The 2007 Aura goes into production this July; no date has been given for availability of the hybrid "Green Line" model.

Source: Chicago Tribune