Some good news for Chevrolet's Volt has hit the news today, with Consumer Reports saying that the electric car has the single highest rate of owner satisfaction of any car this year.
CR did also mention that the survey was conducted prior to the media's reports of the battery-pack fires, but it appears that the majority of Volt owners aren't bothered by those reports and stand by their eco-friendly investments.
According to the survey, an overwhelming 93-percent of Volt owners say they would purchase the vehicle again. The next two cars on the lists were Porsche's 911 and Dodge's Hemi V8-powered Challenger. To us though, these survey results should have an asterisk beside them. Most consumers investing into a vehicle, especially an electric one, will always reassure themselves that they made the right decision. Making the leap to get a first-generation Volt automatically makes you a rabid fan of the vehicle, and even if yours was on fire and melting down in your driveway, you'd still love it.
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