Click on either photo to go to an article in the NYT's about the Renault Twizy. The Twizy is a new electric microcar produced by Renault and manufactured in Spain. It has a top speed of 50mph and a battery range of 62 miles. Naturally it's not available in the US, but close to 8,000 units have already been sold in Europe by September 2012. Starting price is around $9,800.00 not including battery lease.
Click on this photo to go to a YouTube video of the Twizy in action.