Oregon one of only two states to get Chevy Spark EV

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Thursday, May 23, 2013

USA Today: Chevrolet's Spark electric vehicle will be available for lease at $199 per month.

The latest comes from Chevrolet, which announced Thursday that a low mileage lease on the 2014 Spark EV can be had for as little as $199 per month. For those who want to buy the car, prices start at $27,495, including delivery charges, more than double the price of the conventionally powered model. But Chevy says state and local tax incentives could cut that price to as little as $17,495.

Spark will only be sold in California and Oregon, starting next month. Only 5,000 will be made.

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