Dog-crazy Americans will soon be able to buy a pet-friendly car with
a cushioned dog bed in the trunk, fitted with a built-in water bowl and
fan and a ramp to help less agile dogs climb in.
Motor Co unveiled the pet friendly version of its Element utility
vehicle at the New York Auto Show.
to keep Sammy safe in the event of a crash, and a paw logo on the side.
Honda said the car would go on sale across the United States from the
fall of this year.
comfort in mind. (It's) a car we think is of interest to many of
today's dog-crazy consumers, he said.
billion a year on their pets, a figure forecast to rise to $52 billion
in two years, indicating a big market for the car.
Honda has yet to determine how much the pet friendly features will add
on to the price tag, Jenkins said.
States, said she had borrowed the car for two weeks and found the ramp
shelter having been hit by a car and he needs that ramp, she said.
Otherwise I lift him to get into my car.