Cents Per Mile: Neighborhood Electric Vehicle Takes Streets Massachusetts

Michael Connelly and Judeth VanHamm are spending only a penny per mile to get around.

Published: 09-Jan-2010

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HULL -- While gas prices have jumped to an average of $2.65, Michael Connelly and Judeth VanHamm are spending only a penny per mile to get around.

The Hull couple’s zero-emissions Club Car Village 2+2 became the first vehicle registered in Massachusetts as a “low-speed vehicle.”

At the Hingham Harbor Sunoco station on Thursday, technician Michael Galluzzo slapped an inspection sticker on the four-wheel buggy, which is powered by six 8-volt batteries.

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