02/09/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Past, Present And Future: 23 Electric Cars Driving The Revolution

Transportation plays a major role in our lives. We would all like to keep the benefits that it brings us while getting rid of the negative side effects (global warming, air pollution, etc). Walkable cities, public transit, and cycling are all part of the solution, but automobiles will be with us for the foreseeable future, so we need a car revolution. Here are some electric cars (some more successful than others) that are showing us what tomorrow might be like.