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6 Celebrities Who Drive Electric Cars…#4 Was A Surprise!

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The electric car has existed for quite a long time. Electric vehicles became popular in the early 20th century and appeared in the 1880s. As more powerful automobiles powered by internal combustion engines became more economical to make as an effect of mass production finally interest in them waned. For decades petrol guzzling automobiles were popular until the energy crisis. It wasnt until the 1990s and actually 2000s before electric vehicles started being considered as viable ways of transfer.

The Hollywood elite were some of the first to jump in on the zero emissions and vehicle that is green bandwagon, in several ways helping to spur on the electric vehicle business. Several stars make a point of showing up to awards ceremonies in electric cars such as when Ed Begley Jr. and his wife Rachelle Carson arrived at the 2013 pre-Oscar party in a black Chevy Volt. Now, several well-known celebs possess and drive either gasoline hybrid vehicles or all electric cars. What follows is a listing of their electric cars and stars.

1. Justin Bieber

When 18 turned, his supervisor Scooter gave him The automobile which has a solar panel built into the roof goes from 0 to 60 in 6.3 seconds with a top speed of 125 miles per hour. It’s a range of 32 miles as an electric vehicle by means of a lithium-ion battery but can also function as a hybrid vehicle which expands the range to 230 miles.

One cool feature of the Karma is the solar glass roof that is used to catch the suns energy in powering the automobiles double electric motors to help the batteries. After receiving the Fisker Karma on the Ellen Degeneres Show, Bieber removed the black paint and had the auto chromed seemingly making it so reflective the Paparazzi have trouble shooting pictures of it.

In addition to Bieber, other stars who drive a Fisker Karma are Matt Damon, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ashton Kutcher and Al Gore.

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