Electric car: victim of hit-and-run? Summary: "Who Killed the Electric Car?" is a documentary set to hit theatres this summer. The film's makers trace the rise and disappearance of electric cars in California. Here's one man who owned General Motors' EV1. May 1, 2006 -- 22:16 GMT (15:16 PDT) Loading... Please wait. Topic: Tech Industry Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.