28 Jun '12, 12pm

In 10 Years, How Much Should An Electric Car Cost? Sec Chu Says $25K

In 10 Years, How Much Should An Electric Car Cost? Sec Chu Says $25K

Of course, we're already seeing cars in Europe reach this kind of price point: The 2013 Renault Zoe, for example, is predicted to cost less than $25,000 when it launches later this year. However, the purchase price doesn't include the price of the battery pack, which must be leased separately.

Full article: http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1077321_in-10-years-h...

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