Hasta La Vista, Gas Guzzlers

Ready for a fill-in-the-blank question? Arnold Schwarzenegger recently said, “I would like to thank _____________ for shining the spotlight on the importance of alternative fuels and the fight against global warming."

He wasn’t tipping his hat to Al Gore or Laurie David; he was giving props to “MTV and the entire Pimp My Ride crew.”

Everybody’s favorite governator stepped behind the camera again, joining rapper Xzibit to pimp a 1965 Chevy Impala for the show’s season premier on Earth Day, according to

The special edition features the Impala getting an 800 horsepower Duramax diesel engine that will run on biodiesel fuel, educating viewers during the show about the benefits of ecological, friendly cars.

From Kindergarten Cop to Carbon Cop, eh?