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Electric Cars for $15,000

 by Bennett Gordon

Tags: electric cars, plug-in cars, sustainable transportation, Green Car Journal,

Since the death knell was sounded for the electric car, many assume that owing a plug-in electric vehicle is nearly impossible. Todd Kaho reports for Green Car Journal that the all-electric Revolution costs as little as $15,000. The price tag may seem high for a car that can’t go more than 35 miles per hour and looks like a Playskool toy car. But considering that oil is now nearing $150 per barrel, Green Car Journal insists, “this car is worth a look.”