Driving without cruise control, in ideal conditions, one Portland man was able to take his little Chevy Spark EV on a 139 mile drive on a single charge!
I’ve been a big fan of the Chevy Spark ever since it appeared on the big screen as a vaguely racist Transformer. Add to that the car’s 400 lb-ft of torque available at 0 RPM and the fact that the Chevy Spark is the only car to get an “acceptable” rating in the IIHS’ tiny car crash test and you have a car I definitely want to drive.
Planetsave author Jake Richardson has more on the 139 mile Chevy Spark EV ultra-marathon drive, below. Enjoy!
The Chevy Volt is more popular with the press, but the all-electric Chevy Spark is the more environmentally friendly one. Recently a Portland man decided to see how far he could go on a single charge. After driving for six hours he clocked 139.7 miles…