quote: News flash, people use quick acceleration a lot more often than they drive at 125mph+
quote: Nobody cares about top speed in a full size sedan.
quote: Oh nice argument. Great supporting evidence too.
quote: Well then I declare that "nobody" cares about acceleration in a full size sedan.
quote: People don't buy Tesla's because it's a performance car. Get a clue. If it drove like a dump truck, Elon Musk would still be a hero.
quote: It's great that electric motors give you "max torque" and all that, but I don't know why EV proponents go on and on about it so much. People simply don't drive like that in real life, even if they can.
quote: an electric engine will have better performance in most real world situations and will feel like the premium engine.
quote: Go drive a Leaf, I don't see people accrediting that with a "premium" feel in ANY area.
quote: For nearly $100k it damn sure better feel like a premium engine.
quote: But not even I go around launching my car for the best 0-60 times possible, and I don't see anyone else doing it either in normal driving.
quote: Having said that, I find pretty much all of Eric's posts here embarrassing. And that's coming from ME lol.