Electric Cars Los Banos CA

Electric cars have garnered a lot of media attention in recent months. Some consumers might get the impression that gas-free vehicles will be ready to take global roads by storm in the next year or two.

Glory Auto Sales
(209) 854-9015
480 6th Ave
Gustine, CA

Data Provided by:
Downtown Auto Center Fresno
(559) 225-8200
2534 N Blackstone Avenue
Fresno, CA
Services
AC and Heating Repair,Brake Repair,Fuel Injection Repair,Radiator Repair,Tune up Repair,Auto Dealers,Used Car Dealer

Galpin Mazda
(818) 742-3800
15505 Roscoe Boulevard
North Hills, CA
Services
SUV Repair,Auto Dealers,Used Car Dealer

Volkswagen of Van Nuys
(818) 785-7111
6115 Van Nuys Boulevard
Van Nuys, CA
Services
Clutch Repair,Fuel Injection Repair,Radiator Repair,Tune up Repair,Auto Dealers

Authorized Smog Harding CO
(408) 286-8989
502 South 2nd Street
San Jose, CA
Services
Auto Inspection,Emissions Testing,Auto Dealers

Mullahey Chevrolet
(714) 871-9110
600 W Commonwealth Avenue
Fullerton, CA
Services
SUV Repair,Van Dealers,Auto Dealers

B M Mercedes BMW Volvo Jaguar Volvo
(310) 324-2227
1117 W 190th Street
Gardena, CA
Services
AC and Heating Repair,Auto Dealers

Keyes Chevy
(877) 808-0022
6001 Van Nuys Blvd
Van Nuys, CA
Services
Fuel Injection Repair,Radiator Repair,Service Stations,Tune up Repair,Used Truck Dealer,Auto Dealers

Sunset Service Center
(805) 462-8199
4850 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA
Services
Fuel Injection Repair,Radiator Repair,Tune up Repair,Auto Dealers

San Rafael Mitsubishi
(415) 578-5550
807 Francisco Boulevard East
San Rafael, CA
Services
Fuel Injection Repair,Radiator Repair,Tune up Repair,Auto Dealers,Used Car Dealer

Data Provided by:

Electric Cars

Provided by:

Click here for more content from JDPower.com

Electric cars have garnered a lot of media attention in recent months. Some consumers might get the impression that gas-free vehicles will be ready to take global roads by storm in the next year or two. But according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers, production of all-electric vehicles will take another eight to 10 years before reaching the level of today's hybrid cars"and that's with significant government subsidies and incentives.

Speaking at the recent 2008 Los Angeles Auto Show, Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Nissan and Renault, promoted his company's plans to become the leading mainstream manufacturer of electric cars. Ghosn predicted that there would be as many as 7 million pure electric vehicles being sold around the world by 2020. By contrast, the PWC "Analyst Report" published recently pinned the number of all-electric vehicles that could be produced (but not necessarily sold) at approximately 500,000 units in 2015"growing to 1 million by 2017 and 1.5 million by 2020.

In 2008, nearly 600,000 hybrid gas-electric cars will be sold worldwide. According to industry analysts, that number will exceed 1 million by 2010 or 2011.

The PWC report acknowledges that electricity is cheaper than existing automotive fuels, but identifies vehicle purchase price as the highest hurdle. The report warns, "Only when pilot programs encouraged at the state level become more widespread, will the full market potential for pure electric vehicles be unlocked for the next automotive generation, otherwise electric vehicles are destined to remain niche."...

Click here to read the rest of the article at JDPower.com