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Sharon Carty Takes AMP Equinox EV for Overnight Test Drive

Converted SUV has range up to 100 miles based on test drive.

Published: 06-Oct-2010

Amp Electric Vehicles is ramping up production of the all-electric Chevy Equinox, the first all-electric crossover vehicle. Cars go on sale this fall, and by December the company should be ramping up to produce about 100 a month.

Amp let Drive On's Sharon Silke Carty take one overnight this week, to show our resident working mom what she could do in an all-electric car. Here's her take:

My kids don't get excited by very many test cars, but they were excited when they saw the Amp Chevy Equinox in the driveway. A bright green oval on the side of the door announced the crossover is all-electric, which made it cool in their eyes.

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