Taking into account the full federal tax incentive for electric
vehicles, U.S. customers will be able to pick up a 2012 Volt for $32,496
We get an exclusive look at a pre-production Vauxhall Ampera
Following on from their success at the 2011 World Car Awards, the
Nissan LEAF and Chevrolet Volt have received the highest ratings in
their first U.S. crash tests, confirming modern electric cars can be
just as safe as petrol or diesel equivalents, if not more so.
BMW has confirmed the hiring of Frank Weber, Vauxhall/Opel’s
head of product planning and, more significantly, the former lead
engineer on parent company GM’s Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid.
What cars are out there to buy right now, and what's coming up in the near future?