Sales of the car have improved, but not enough to turn the tide for advanced battery factories in the United States.
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The automaker is focusing on hybrids instead, intending to produce 21 models by 2015.
The automaker blames rapid battery capacity loss on high mileage.
Battery packs are almost definitely less dangerous that a tank full of gasoline. Too bad.
Customers are starting to receive the long-promised electric vehicles.
It's taken a stake in start-up Bright Automotive
The company will start production of a high-performance car that reaches 198 mph and can get 78 mpg.
Lifetime is key because of the high cost of battery packs.
You'll be able to plug in anywhere, but without a special connector, you'll wait forever to recharge.
The decision could be key to consumer acceptance.