Electric Cars Are Reviving Up

Every time the price of gas goes up or climate change fears escalate, the Vancouver Electric Vehicle Association gets more hits on its website.

Published: 19-May-2008

It creeps out of the old garage in a rustic Webster’s Corners yard with a low, slow whine.

It’s an old car, 28 years. The paint is flat and lifeless and its 20 batteries are dated and low tech. Inside the worn interior, a standard, four-speed shift is – well, how many cars today have a four-speed transmission?

Get used to it.

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