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Old 03-27-2019, 10:09 AM   #1004 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by roflwaffle View Post
That's better than I thought, but they and the rest of the industry still have a ways to go.

On the plus side, Tesla pushing their costs/margins down should force other manufacturers to discount their EVs to compete, and the ultimate loser in that situation are ICEs.

A long way to go for what? You seem to have a goal for cars to switch from ICE to EVs. Car manufacturers have a goal of making money.

Tesla is pushing their prices up, not down. They just raised prices on the Model Y by $1000 and the rest of their models will get a 3% price increase April 1st.
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