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.

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

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(951) 699-1515
26705 Ynez Road
Temecula, CA
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Desert Auto Plaza
(760) 482-0525
602 Wake Avenue
El Centro, CA
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Roseville Lincoln Mercury
(916) 782-2185
1710 Douglas Boulevard
Roseville, CA
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Leons Automotive Center
(818) 705-2288
18102 Victory Boulevard
Tarzana, CA
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Family Chevrolet Cadillac
(530) 677-2999
4050 Mother Lode Drive
Shingle Springs, CA
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Fremont Land Rover
(800) 521-3804
5701 Cushing Parkway
Fremont, CA
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Maserati of Sacramento
(916) 488-7788
2030 Fulton Avenue
Sacramento, CA
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Silveira Body Shop
(707) 433-2424
985 Healdsburg Avenue
Healdsburg, CA
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(562) 945-3494
14043 Whittier Boulevard
Whittier, CA
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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."...

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