A previous tribute to a red BMW i3 noted that it runs on batteries. Very cool, and very rare.
But in a single morning, this silver BMW i3 and a silver Honda Civic plug-in hybrid were spotted at the same charging station inside a parking garage at George Mason University.
Fun fact: if the US instantly retired all conventional automobiles and started using electric and hybrid vehicles exclusively, it would instantly end US demand for foreign oil. This would not only be good for the environment, but also fundamentally change global geopolitics.
This would also put pressure on Tesla to market more affordable vehicles. Tesla would be pleased.