2014 Chevy Volt Price Drops By $5,000

Anyone who has been following the saga of the Chevy Volt knows that the single biggest issue facing the plug-in hybrid is its high price. General Motors has said time and again it wants to lower the price of the Volt by as much as $10,000 for the next generation. For now, the 2014 Chevy Volt price has dropped by $5,000, meaning you can buy a 2014 Chevy Volt for under $30,000.

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Video: Renault Twizy EV On “Will It Drift?”

Rear-wheel drive is an important feature for me, as it is the basis for such fun automotive past times as drag racing and drifting. This next video, from UK car magazine Autocar, ask if the Renault Twizy, with its 17 horsepower electric motors, will drift.

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2012 Nissan Leaf Price Jumps $2,420, Adds More Standard Features

Electric vehicles are panned for being too little car for too much money. But while GM has shaved $1,000 from the Chevy Volt’s MSRP, Nissan has added over $2,400 to the price of its all-electric Leaf. The future ain’t cheap I suppose.

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