What if we all had to say goodbye to petrol cars tomorrow? Would you be ready? There might be several reasons why you re holding this book in your hand. Concern about the environment, determination to cut your fuel bill, or simply curiosity. Whatever the reason, the answer is within. This consumer guide is for housewives, petrol-heads, pedestrians, green activists, everyone but most importantly, it s for YOU. It will introduce the electric car to potential advocates and opponents, revealing all the pros and cons. Is such a vehicle really what it promises to be - the perfect answer to the fuel crisis and environmental issues? Will your next car be electric? This book will help you find out. The consumer guide to electric cars; UK government offers £5000 subsidy to first 8600 buyers from January 2011; True facts and figures about electric cars; The pros and cons of the electric car; 100 photographs and diagrams; Details of the best electric cars available today and in the very near future; An overview of hybrids, solar-powered and other alternative cars; An insight to the future of motoring and how we can all be a part of it.