Source: Ford Focus Electric Homepage
quote: The Ford Electric will likely get 3 miles per kWh
quote: I wonder how soon people stealing power right off the pole becomes a major problem for utilities companies. That's not even addressing grid capacity issues.
quote: Read the OP remark? I was using his values
quote: A large plasma TV that is on 8 hours a day will add more than 10 kWh a day to electric bill of a home.
quote: Doom and gloom!
quote: unless the Focus EV doesn't use brake pads or tires or coolant temp sensors...oh that's right it does
quote: Oil Change ever 5,000 Miles - 50 DollarsBrake Change every 30,000 Miles - 250 DollarsMajor Ice Maintainence every 50,000 Miles - 500 DollarsMajor Electric Service every 100,000 miles - 1,000 Dollars