At Reuters’s Green Business blog, this story, Audi Chief Calls Chevy Volt “A Car For Idiots”
In a frank conversation with MSN writer Lawrence Ulrich, Audi of America President Johan de Nysschen has said that the Chevy Volt will fail and that anybody who buys the car is an idiot. Not only that, de Nysschen has lumped proponents of any type of electric car into a category of “intellectual elite who want to show what enlightened souls they are.”
Blue Crab Boulevard looks at the green mirage. Dennis the Peasant looks at one of my favorite cars, the Volvo S80 T6 AWD and compares & contrasts what you get for under $40,000 (I drive an XC70 which cost much less than that).