Reply to post: Re: Pony up.

700km on a single charge: Mercedes says it's in it for the long run

jake Silver badge

Re: Pony up.

It's not the axle that causes the single wheel to lose traction, it's the differential. They chose that diff option for the movie for effect (more smoke). There were (and are) better options for traction that are a simple bolt-in for that axle housing.

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