Voters Should Be Mad at Electric Cars – Wall Street Journal

Posted: Saturday, March 12, 2016

How much subsidy is flowing to electric cars these days? An accidental experiment in California might open some eyes. California awards carpool-lane privileges to electric cars, but thanks to a legislative lapse ran out of the green stickers for plug-in hybrids. A local Ford dealer tells us that late-model hybrids with the sticker now fetch a $3,000 premium over the identical car without the sticker.

By the way, this merely confirms an earlier finding by Audatex, a company that serves the auto-insurance industry, that…


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