Originally Posted by howell_jeep
Also charging for 10 hours at a cost of almost $2 to fully charge an empty battery in order to drive 25-30 miles is more of an annoyance than serious savings.
Yeah, if you have to drive 30 miles one way, it would suck.
If enough Volts sell, the technology may end up in cheaper cars. Think plug in Sonic, lighter car means more range, although I don't know how much lighter it would be with that big honkin battery.