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Old 02-06-2019, 05:28 AM   #4835 (permalink)
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The fake super capacitor battery bank will be useless for highway driving.
The only thing that is going to get you further down the road is more kwh.
10kwh will barely last 35 miles of highway driving.
Tesla cars seem to be able to take a charge rate of over 100kw no problem.
Plus I saw an article from tesla saying that charging much faster than the current 135kw super charger is impractical.
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