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12 'meanest' cars environmentally in 2013

Some cars are environmental terrorists.

Here are 12 of the "meanest" cars as ranked by GreenerCars.org, using its Green Score index.

GreenerCars.org analyzes vehicles with a measure that incorporates tailpipe emissions, gas mileage and gas emissions that contribute to climate change. The scale goes from zero to 100, with a lower score indicating a car with more environmental impact.

Miles per gallon, specifications and the Green Score are from GreenerCars.org. The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price is from the carmaker or FuelEconomy.gov.

Chevrolet Suburban K2500/GMC Yukon XL 2500

Model starting MSRP: $47,745 (Chevy Suburban)/$43,655 (GMC Yukon)


Specifications: 6-liter eight-cylinder engine with automatic transmission and four-wheel drive
10 mpg city/15 mpg highway
Green Score: 19

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