09 Mar '12, 9am

12 best electric cars and hybrids of 2012: It's been said that “The Tesla Roadster is the only sexy electric or

12 best electric cars and hybrids of 2012: It's been said that “The Tesla Roadster is the only sexy electric or

was presented with one of these beauties for his 18th birthday on the Ellen DeGeneres show, following in the footsteps of Leonardo DiCaprio , who bought the first 2012 Fisker Karma. A solar panel roof, 250 mile range, 0-60 mph in 6.3 seconds and a sleek exterior to drool over are all wrapped cleverly into this nice work of car art and punctuated with a $90,000 USD starting price sticker. The Fisker Karma can go 50 miles on all electric charge and then carry on an additional 300 miles on fossil fuel while still achieving an admirable 100 miles per gallon. Its trademaked EVer technology uses an electric generator and battery pack to power dual-electric motors without using gas to drive the wheels. The car has two modes: stealth mode, with a top speed of 95 mph and a 50 mile range, and sport mode, which cranks the top speed up to 125 mph and the range to 250 miles. Give me on...

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