Taken from today's USA Today, an excerpt from an article on a small
"Even though Mercedes expects to be first with hybrids using lithium-ion
batteries, General Motors aims to be first to field a showroom-ready
pure electric vehicle using lithium. Its Chevrolet Volt two-seater is
planned for late 2010 or 2011, priced about $35,000."
$35,000+ for a GM Volt, first year of production???? Who could actually
afford this price? If that price is accurate then the Prius or Civic
hybrids would be a *much*
better buy .