Here's the story behind GM's revolutionary electric car from the 90s that disappeared


Before Tesla and the widespread popularity of electric cars, General Motors had its own thing going on.


The GM EV1 was the car that first brought enthusiasm and excitement to the modern world of electric cars in America.

Though it was only available for six years through GM-direct leasing programs, the EV-1 grew a relatively massive following during its time on the road.

Take a look at one of the first popular electric cars America has seen.