2. Chevrolet Spark EV $500 Annually; MPGe – 128 city / 109 highway / 119 combined
The Spark EV is also rounded to $500 annual energy cost but its MPGe is incrementally better, and the EPA says it costs 84 cents per mile, a tad less than 87 cents per mile for the previous two estimated at $500 per year.
General Motors’ subcompact is a “compliance car” sold only in California and Oregon – but as of July 2014 we have noted rumors of central U.S. and East Coast dealers telling their customers it’s coming.
SEE ALSO: Spark EV Test Drive Review
GM flatly denies its nice little electric version of its subcompact Spark is due anywhere else, but you never know what news may come later.
Base MSRP is $27,495, it can come with optional DC quick charging, and interesting is the over-sized motor capable of a (traction controlled, so no burnouts possible) 400 pounds-feet to the front wheels.