All electric Volvo
A look at the upcoming Volvo C30, all-electric, 4-seat sedan which Volvo intends to start leasing later this year. One way that the company plans to extend the driving range, which will be about 100 miles, is to use a heater that runs on ethanol. A heater can take four kilowatts which, if left on for six hours, can completely drain the battery.
April 21, 2011 8:43 AM PDT
Photo by: Martin LaMonica/CNET
| Caption by: Martin LaMonica
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