Hop inside one of the three different Electric Cars located in Shirk Activity Center, and learn why the interest for being a part of EV town is escalating very quickly.
The Mitsubishi i-MiEV (Mitsubishi innovative Electric Vehicle) is a five-door hatchback all-electric car which seats 4 adults comfortable and an official EPA range of 62 miles. It has been designated as the most fuel-efficient vehicle in the land in the latest EPA tests of 112 mpg-e in combined city/highway use.
The Mistsubishi i-MiEV on display at the Expo is courtesy of the Town of Normal.
The Nissan Leaf (Leading, Environmentally friendly, Affordable, Family car) is a five-door hatchback all-electric car which seats 5. With a range of 73 miles the Leaf’s combined fuel economy is 99 mpg-e in combined city/highway use.
The Nissan Leaf on display is courtesy of Extreme Nissan.
The Chevrolet Volt is a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle which seats 4 adults. It has an electric source–a battery–that allows you to drive gas–free for an EPA–estimated 35 miles. And there’s also an on board gas generator that produces electricity so you can go up to a total of 375 miles on a full tank of gas.
The Chevy Volt on display is courtesy of Sam Leman Chevy City.