Overall, sales of EVs, including mixed mode models like the Chevrolet Volt, are up six percent in 2012.
A Volt owner can chose to go all-electric, a mix of electric and gasoline, or just gasoline. No range limits here.
There’s a reason automakers are going so slowly in offering EVs. No one knows how large the market will eventually be for electric vehicles, let alone how big it is now.
The low sales numbers are blamed on production problems, rather than issues with consumer demand.
A new study recently released by IBM’s Institute for Business Value reveals a hefty interest in electric cars by those who know about them. In fact, one in five Americans in this group said they would be willing to consider[...]