Are new electric cars for you?

September 20, 2010 3:47:31 PM PDT
Are electric cars going to be the answer to ending U.S. dependency on oil? The much-anticipated Chevy Volt is expected to be available in November and the Nissan Leaf will go on sale in December. But Consumer Reports says before you get charged up to buy one, there's a lot to consider to determine whether an electric car is right for you.