Will The Electric Car Revolution Stick?

CBS News national correspondent Ben Tracy reports on how consumers are reacting to the numerous electric car choices that are currently in, or coming soon, to the marketplace. It turns out that 57 percent of Americans won't seriously consider an EV purchase, mostly because of the short ranges. The hope is that with more early adopters, the technology will finally get pushed forward, despite similar surges in both 1890 and 1990.

CBS News national correspondent Ben Tracy reports on how consumers are reacting to the numerous electric car choices that are currently in, or coming soon, to the marketplace. It turns out that 57 percent of Americans won't seriously consider an EV purchase, mostly because of the short ranges. The hope is that with more early adopters, the technology will finally get pushed forward, despite similar surges in both 1890 and 1990.

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