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16 automakers launch campaign to promote electric cars


Automakers around the U.S. really, really want you to drive an electric car. 

A group of car companies and state governments has launched a campaign Wednesday to convince consumers to consider electric cars. It’s called “Drive Change. Drive Electric.”

Partners include BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General motors, Honda, Hyundai, Jaguar, Kia, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen, and Volvo along with New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, and New Jersey.

“What we’re here to do is educate and inform consumers that there are a wide range of zero-emission vehicles, electric vehicles available in this region at a price point they can afford,” said Toyota General Manager of Environmental Regulation Fred Turatti.  Read more…

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Source: https://mashable.com/2018/03/28/drive-change-drive-electric-campaign/?utm_campaign=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial&utm_cid=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial