29 Aug '11, 7pm

NASCAR Stars Go Green In Chevy Volts... Off Track, At Least

NASCAR Stars Go Green In Chevy Volts... Off Track, At Least

Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon and five-time champ Jimmie Johnson might earn their living in gas-guzzling V8 Chevy Impalas, but on the roads it's a different story. In contrast to the champions' high-octane lifestyles, on a day off you're more likely to see them cruising around silently in a brace of 2011 Chevrolet Volts. Cynical marketing perhaps, but both champs seem to enjoy their daily drivers. Johnson describes the range-extended electric car as "A cool car... it's an efficient car, and it works" . Jimmie's fans don't just approach him for autographs either, with many asking him about the Volt. "I find that I'm also a PR person for the Volt, of sorts" , he quips. Gordon describes the Volt's seamless acceleration, saying "It takes off and puts you back in your seat... it's a great feeling" . We can't help feeling that's a little tongue-in-cheek given ...

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