23 Feb '14, 7pm

Electric Chevy Spark Driven Nearly 140 Miles on Single Charge

Electric Chevy Spark Driven Nearly 140 Miles on Single Charge

Electric Chevy Spark Driven Nearly 140 Miles on Single Charge (via Planetsave ) The Chevy Volt is more popular with the press, but the all-electric Chevy Spark is the more environmentally friendly one. Recently a Portland man decided to see how far he could go on a single charge. After driving for six hours he clocked 139.7 miles…

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