Published on April 6th, 2014 | by Nicholas Brown4
Cadillac ELR vs Chevy Volt (VIDEO)
April 6th, 2014 by Nicholas Brown
Originally published on Kompulsa.com.
By Nicholas Brown.
Matt Farah and Zack Klapman of The Smoking Tire went on an electric car test drive to compare the value of the Chevrolet Volt and Cadillac ELR. Zach Klapman drove the Cadillac ELR, and Matt Farah drove the Chevy Volt.
Unsurprisingly, the ELR was found to be more pleasant overall, but the reviewers were disappointed in its value. They agreed that $50,000 would be a much better price for the Cadillac ELR (where value is concerned). There is an enormous price difference of $40,815 between these two electric vehicles. The Chevy Volt MSRP is $34,185 and the Cadillac ELR is $75,000 (as of April 2014 for the base models).
GM-Volt.com members if this makes them happy they have a Volt, or if they wished for an ELR. If I had a Volt, my answer would be the former.
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