21 Feb '13, 5pm

An Increase In Gas Prices Does Not Mean An Increase In Electric Vehicle Sales

An Increase In Gas Prices Does Not Mean An Increase In Electric Vehicle Sales

Before jumping to that conclusion, however, it should be noted that most EVs and hybrids are more expensive than their ICE counterparts, and that gas-powered cars have been making huge strides in MPG in recent years. Additionally, the potential fuel savings made by switching from a new gas powered vehicle to an EV or hybrid has been brought into question in the past, and easy access to public charging stations is still a major issue facing electric car owners across the U.S. These factors, along with an American economy that is still not “back up to speed” and the populations’ compliance with the roller coaster ride of gas prices, means that consumers may just feel more comfortable going with what they know and understand – conventional gasoline powered vehicles.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2013/02/21/an-increase-in-gas-price-does-...

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