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Pro tip: Plug in your Tesla S when clocking off, lest you run out of juice mid hot pursuit

jake Silver badge

"the Ford Explorer has an 18 (US) gallon fuel tank"

Because of the distances involved here Out West[0], many (most?) jurisdictions equip their patrol vehicles with extended range tanks. I don't know if Fremont does or not (it's only 75 square miles or so), but given the gridlock they experience twice a day, 5 days a week (+occasional weekends), it wouldn't surprise me.

[0] Wherever that is ...

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