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Old 04-19-2016, 02:09 AM   #69 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Fat Charlie View Post
An electric only car doesn't force you to have another car, the unrelible infrastructure in your area forces it.
Reliable infrastructure will probably never solve the problem of running a 300-mile detour to get around a closure on the North Cascades Highway (for example). Sure, I might be able to stop for recharging somewhere along the way with the right infrastructure - but it's going to set my schedule back significantly considering the detour alone could already be adding 8 hours to my return home without the added delay.

In contrast, I can drive my TDi 700 miles from a full tank if I have to WITHOUT having to stop and wait and I just don't see the electric solution for that challenge in the immediate future.
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