We've talked about electric and hybrid vehicles in past articles. It makes sense. We as a nation want to reduce our dependence on foreign oil. Transportation is the heaviest user of that oil. So if we change how we transport, we can make a big difference. So whats the hold up?
Two big players have captured the majority of the media spotlight, but I assure you, they are only the tip of the ice burg. The new Chevy Volt is on the leader boards with the Nissan Leaf very close behind. These are the two cars that are considered family friendly. Sedan type models that are built for your trip to the grocery store, or your daily commute to and from work. Other manufacturers, like Tesla Motors, have a whole different target market.