Electric vehicle roundup: 1) Chevrolet Volt sales up 167% Y/Y to 2,961 in the U.S. 2) More than...

|By:, SA News Editor

Electric vehicle roundup: 1) Chevrolet Volt sales up 167% Y/Y to 2,961 in the U.S. 2) More than a dozen submerged Fisker Karma hybrids caught fire in New Jersey, according to reports. 3) The ears of sports car enthusiasts pricked up when a review from Bloomberg Businessweek called the Tesla Motors (TSLA +2.3%) Model S as fast as any supercar it has ever tested with 0-60 mph acceleration in 4.4 seconds.