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John Voelcker Feb 6, 2018 Follow John Add to circle Chevrolet Bolt EV being charged outside Go Forth electric-car showroom, Portland [photo: Forth] Enlarge Photo A recent study from the University of California, Davis suggested that awareness of available plug-in electric cars among potential buyers was no higher in 2017 than it had been in 2014. Worse, only California car owners were surveyed—and that's the state in which roughly half of all the battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles in the U.S. have been sold. The report should be a wakeup call for electric-car fans, advocates, and drivers. DON'T MISS: What if car buyers aren't ready for electric cars, even in California? It highlights the uncomfortable truth that there remain huge hurdles before even a substantial percentage of mass-market car buyers will be willing to consider electric cars. UC-Davis research has...

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