2010: Year of the Electric Vehicle; deadline for lithium battery introduction and scale-up

Amid record gas prices and a sluggish economy, the big six automakers all reported April sales declines over the previous year and the lowest adjusted rate since 1992. While overall sales are down, smaller and more fuel-efficient cars like Ford's Focus saw 32% growth, and Toyota's Prius hybrid incre...

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