Electric cars have been hyped as a silver bullet for all that ails us - the climate, declining industries, even the economy. In this overtly optimistic environment, Living 2 Cents Per Mile is the refreshing view of a day-to-day user who happens to be an industry insider and automotive enthusiast. Drive along with the author and his family as they adopt an electric car into their daily lives. They discover that contrary to popular opinion, an electric car is not an electric version of a gas car. 2 years of daily usage is the foundation from which insightful observations and conclusions are drawn. Ultimately, an electric car becomes an invaluable part of their lifestyle and an indispensable vehicle in their garage. Told with fascinating insight and entertaining stories that highlight the inner workings of electric cars and the support systems around them.