No, it is not green.
It's a version of the "red sports car" every man seems to want at a certain age.
See? It says "Sport" right on it.
I foresee a lot more desert time in our future.
Meanwhile, the Element has become officially "my" car. I loved the gas mileage of the Prius and it saved me a lot during the six years of commuting that I drove it. Summers were fine . . . winters not so much. I always end up taking the Element for a dog-mobile anyway.
So: there it is, Mom. And yes, it has the bells-and-whistles to make in comfortable on the inside, too.
Thinking warm, dry, sunny thoughts.