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Old 08-10-2022, 02:18 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Piotrsko View Post
Hub motors are still considered of flakey longevity and dubious handling effects.
The handling effects would render it more tempting to fit the motors internally, in a way similar to how the front brakes of a CitroŽn 2CV were mounted. IIRC the BYD electric buses which were tested in my hometown had the rear electric motors mounted internally, one driving each rear wheel like hub-motors would.
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