26 Sep '13, 9am

Chevrolet releases electric car driving tips for Spark EV owners #greenenergy

Chevrolet releases electric car driving tips for Spark EV owners #greenenergy

Chevrolet has issued a guide to help buyers of its first fully electric car adapt to silent electric drive. The new Driving 101 guide published to accompany the Spark EV says that while the new electric supermini is being heaped with praise from customers and the media alike, the battery-powered nature of the model nonetheless requires a little getting use to for motorists more accustomed to running dirty old combustion cars. The new electric subcompact went on sale in the US this summer. Based on the combustion Spark model, the Spark EV replaces its engine with a 21 kWh lithium ion battery and a 130 hp electric motor for an EPA-assessed range of 82 miles per charge (more than the Nissan LEAF, which EPA rate at 75 miles per charge) and an energy efficiency rating of 119mpge. Described in media reviews in the States as ‘fun’ and ‘a hoot to drive’, the model delivers 400 lb ...

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