Originally Posted by firehawk
Electric cars suck. I will ride a motorbike before I drive an electric car.
The first one I drove at work took me 2 minutes to find out I was in drive and the car was ready to go. I expected it to make a noise or something to tell me to push the skinny pedal. After the initial dumb wore off I took my foot off the brake and pushed the electric pedal and off I went, slowly but surely.
If anyone has one and it needs to go to the body shop the batteries do not like to be cooked like the paint does.
Electric cars have their shortcomings, but teaching stupid people how to operate them is a minor one.