Electric Vehicle: The Silver Volt

Here's proof that an electric vehicle can be practical and beautiful.



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The Silver Volt electric vehicle is streamlined, but large enough for passenger comfort.
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On the road: a 130-mile (maximum) range, a "top end" of 70 mph, and a "Rolls Royce" ride.
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The engine compartment contains quick-charge batteries and an onboard generator for practicality.
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Sir Jon Samuel at the wheel of his brainchild.
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This charging port enables drivers to "Fill 'er up" with 120- or 240- volt power.
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If you're interested in driving an electric vehicle but can't stomach the price, a car converted to hybrid drive might be a better option.
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The Silver Volt is finely detailed from end to end.
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