Oregon to get new Chevy Spark EV

Oregon to get new Chevy Spark EV

General Motors' new electric car, the Chevrolet Spark, goes on sale next summer only in California and Oregon.

The car will be Chevy's first all-electric vehicle. The much-discussed Chevrolet Volt runs in all-electric mode but comes with a back-up gas engine.

The 2014 Spark, a tiny hatchback that will boast big technology — the Detroit Free Press is reporting that the car will offer Apple's virtual assistant, Siri, and recharge its batteries in 20 minutes. It will also carry a relatively diminutive price tag: less than $25,000 after the U.S. federal tax credit is taken into consideration.

Read more at Sustainable Business Oregon.

{biztweet}chevy spark{/biztweet}