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Old 06-25-2019, 01:55 AM   #1
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Electric Cars

This is an interesting comparison of the costs of building and operating electric cars.

The short answer, no they are not.
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Old 06-25-2019, 12:38 PM   #2
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I just saw a thing a while back where this guy was talking about owning his Tesla.

Said and done, his home electric bill went up $36 a month, his car insurance went up $500 a year (although he said it "might have" gone up with or without the electric car).

He talked about not quite anticipated costs/savings. No oil changes. No gas. Some free charging. And right down the street is a tire shop that offers free tire rotation for Tesla owners. He applied some of these non-costs toward his operating costs to offset some of the unanticipated expenditures.


I think it was less than half the cost of owning a traditional automobile.


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