Once thought as a joke, electric cars were look  at as cars for hipsters, tree huggers  and people who were cheap on putting petro (Gas for you slow pokes) in their cars.  But surprise Motor Trend just named Telsa’s Model S car as the car for 2013.  With gas hitting ridiculous prices the electric isn’t looking so bad is it.

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Motor Trend editor-in-chief Edward Loh outlines why the American-made Tesla Model S — the first vehicle in the 64-year history of the award not powered by an internal combustion engine — is the 2013 Motor Trend Car of the Year.