The New GM Volt gets 230 mpg!

Well, that’s what they want the public to believe but none of my readers would ever fall for that right?

In August 2009, General Motors CEO Fritz Henderson announced that the new Chevrolet Volt, GM’s first electric car, would get an estimated 230 miles per gallon. The faltering car company hoped that the exceptionally high government mileage rating could give the Volt a major sales boost. “Having a car that gets triple-digit fuel economy can and will be a game changer for us,” Henderson predicted.

Don’t drink the koolaid folks… You’ll be better off financially by a conventional vehicle. You’ll spend more for gas, yes, but you won’t be paying the “I love the planet’ tax that comes with buying one of these hybrid vehicles. They are all overpriced!

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