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Old 07-24-2014, 01:22 PM   #60
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Originally Posted by SCRAPPYDO View Post
That tax credit should not be expected forever. If they can make a competitive 35000 dollar car with fast recharge times, it may be time to drop the subsidy.
Very true. It's still highly appealing regardless.

I'm most intrigued by the peak torque at 0 rpm, and the complete and total lack of NVH you get from an EV. It has to feel like flying a spaceship compared to driving a WRX.

Minimal NVH is a substantial selling point that a lot of luxury cars strive very hard to achieve too, so when it's a gimme on an EV at any price, that's going to be hard to compete with.
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