As it happened last time, we are likely to see a move to people buying more economical cars. This time, the manufacturers are more ready than they were. Here are some suggestions:
Electric: Nissan Leaf
Plug-in Hybrid: Chevrolet Volt
Hybrids: Toyota Prius, Honda Insight
Economical small cars: Mazda3, MINI Cooper, Scion XD, Ford Fiesta, Hyundai Elantra
Midsize: Four-cylinder Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, Hyundai Sonata
There are many other options, and many more electric and hybrid vehicles coming soon.