quote: When Top Gear...
quote: Fuel cell and hybrid technology are far, far better./quote>How so? You'd have to be retarded to buy a fuel cell car anytime within the next what... 10 years. And hybrids bring all the complexity and expense to an otherwise clean and simple electric.
quote: Instead, a 3650-horsepower (2723-kilowatt) diesel engine generates power for two electric motors in the rear axles. So it's more like a huge electric railroad locomotive than a conventional truck. Older giant trucks used a DC electrical drive system but this one uses AC, which is more efficient.
quote: They have to do something to make those car's affordable and cost effective for the public.