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Invoice N/A $32,817
N/A 35/40
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Bottom Line There is no direct competition for the 2014 Tesla Model S, now in its third year and still the undisputed king of the growing world of electric cars--and arguably the most advanced luxury sport sedan on the planet. Read Full Review The 2014 Chevrolet Volt is one of the best plug-in vehicles on the market, and it costs $5,000 less than it did last year. Read Full Review
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  • Stunning looks, startling performance
  • Nothing else like it for sale
  • Supercharger quick charging--for free
  • It's a real car


  • Spotty national service coverage
  • Long-term battery life unknown
  • Options can boost price over $100K


  • Electric drive without range anxiety
  • Good roadholding, silent running
  • GM's most modern interior design
  • Absolutely a "real car"
  • Price cut makes it a better value


  • Slab-sided styling awkward in places
  • Federal incentive only on tax return
  • Recommends premium gasoline
  • Fuel efficiency "only" 37 mpg
  • Chevy marketing misses the mark
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