‘The Sad Plight of Obama’s Edsel’

I write today about the Volt, Obama’s “car of the future,” production of which has now been temporarily suspended.

In the comments, though, there is one happy Volt customer:

The Volt is the best car I’ve owned. Handling, quality and acceleration of my BMW sports sedan. 1 dollar per day of electricity takes you 40 miles. 8-10 dollars in most cars. After that 40 miles per gallon and the same performance. Lease price less than a Toyota Camry hybrid. Buy price same after tax credits and it’s a much better car. It also doesn’t pollute the air at all except on a long trip. You are completely wrong.

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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