29 Feb '12, 1am

President Obama promises to buy a Chevy Volt, after his second term

President Obama promises to buy a Chevy Volt, after his second term

. Turns out we were a little premature with that declaration. Speaking to UAW workers in Detroit today, the President said, "I'll buy [a Volt] and drive it myself" in five years, "when I'm not president anymore" (catch the confidence in his re-election chances there?). Getting on the workers' good sides, Obama said that the Volt proves that the "the American auto industry is back," The Hill reports. He continued: GM is back on top as the number-one automaker in the world (with its) highest profits in its 100-year history. Chrysler is growing faster in America than any other car company. Ford is investing billions in American plants, American factories – plans to bring thousands of jobs back to America . Regular readers will remember that Obama has, in fact, driven a Volt before, just not very far . We don't assume that his full-throated approval of the Volt will quell cons...

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