Chevy Volts, Gun Racks and Newt Gingrich

Youtuber jtmcdole is fighting back against candidate Newt Gingrich’s recent claim that, “You can’t put a gun rack in a Volt,” by doing just that. Armed with a video camera and a Youtube account, jtmcdole posted an online video of himself putting together a do-it-yourself gun rack in the back of his Volt saying that he has struck a blow against a power-that-wants-to-be “in response to Newt Gingrich’s cheap shots at the American-designed, America-made and American-powered Chevrolet Volt.” Jtmcdole did not share his thoughts on America’s purchases of Canadian electricity.

General Motors likewise did not let the former speaker’s quip pass by unmolested. GM Spkesmen Selim Bingol asked rhetorically on the company’s official blog, “Seriously, when was the last time you saw a gun rack in ANY sedan?”

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