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    Default Chevy Volt battery life fail? Or Fox News fail? Somebody has the math wrong - Extreme


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    Chevy Volt battery life fail? Or Fox News fail? Somebody has the math wrong
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    By Bill Howard on February 28, 2012 at 9:00 am Pity the poor Chevrolet Volt. It's built by GM, the company that took a multi-billion-dollar taxpayer bailout. It's a car that comes with a $7500 government rebate. Now it's being dissed by Fox News and ...




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    Pretty sure that Fox News has the math wrong on this. I did the math myself on this, and there are a lot of variables such as the outside temp causing a big difference in battery depletion for example, but it was clear that electric was the cheapest way to go by FAR.

    Steve
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