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The Savage Truth?  New York Times Reviews the Tesla Model S (It’s a Stinker)

The Savage Truth? New York Times Reviews the Tesla Model S (It’s a Stinker)

Capitol Commentary has never really had anything nice to say about electric vehicles because, well, they don’t have many redeeming qualities next to gasoline and diesel powered cars and the latest review of one (Tesla Model S) reinforces this truth.  The headline of the article? Stalled Out on Tesla’s Electric Highway We’ll spare you all […]

By February 11, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Obama Stimulus and Al Gore-Backed $100,000.00 Electric Car Fisker Karma Catches Fire, Almost Burns Down House

Obama Stimulus and Al Gore-Backed $100,000.00 Electric Car Fisker Karma Catches Fire, Almost Burns Down House

We like to follow failed Liberal policies so we’ve done several articles on electric cars getting taxpayer money.  One of these failed projects received a $529 million taxpayer loan to build $98,000.00 electric cars.  The company, Fisker Automotive, Inc. counts Global Warmer Al Gore as an investor.  To make things better, the company is based […]

Fisker Karma “Electric” Car Dies in Consumer Reports Test

Fisker Karma “Electric” Car Dies in Consumer Reports Test

If there’s one thing Conservatives like doing more than calling Obama a “hypocrite” it’s doing some serious hating on electric cars.  After all, the failure that is the Chevy Volt (North American Car of the Year for 2011 and European Car of the Year for 2012) has so many taxpayer subsidies that the few which […]

By March 9, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Greenie Weenies at Autoblog Butt Hurt About Tesla Bricking News

Greenie Weenies at Autoblog Butt Hurt About Tesla Bricking News

“Bricking” is a relatively new term but essentially means an electronic gadget that seizes up for hardware or software reasons and becomes useless… it sits there like a brick.  Usually you’d hear the term “bricked” when someone tried to unlock their cell phone but now, thanks to better living through electric cars, you can apparently […]

By February 27, 2012 6 Comments Read More →
Gore-Backed Company Gets $529 Million for $89,000 Finnish Sports Car

Gore-Backed Company Gets $529 Million for $89,000 Finnish Sports Car

Fisker Automotive and Tesla Motors have secured more than $1 trillion in U.S. taxpayer dollars for their “green” cars.

By September 29, 2009 6 Comments Read More →