* Posts by petegriffiths

1 post • joined 19 Jan 2011

Who are the biggest electric car liars - the BBC, or Tesla Motors?

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Nice post

Magnus - a nice post summarising the real situation regarding electric cars in general. I believe that they are the future of vehicular transportation - unfortunately the future is not here yet.

Local travel and short distance commuting - yes no problem. Edinburgh - a media gimmick.

The Nissan Leaf in particular is a bet on a technological experiment. Put the car out into the hands of real drivers and see what happens - pretty brave on their part.

Tesla is a slightly different approach and the jury is still out on it - as it is on all the alternative fuels.


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