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fury3
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Message Posted: Mar 18, 2013 12:28:55 AM

I think electric cars are a waste of time.
I also think that the gas engine has more
than proved itself. Do you want to plug
your in at night, Not everyone has a garage.
Plus in Ohio we have cold winters, also I
drive many miles per day. Plus who wants
to sit in a recharging station.Replacement
batteries will cost a fortune!!
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Norm1947
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Message Posted: Mar 31, 2015 1:21:31 AM

Yes
d_clark
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2015 8:39:02 PM

No
Fish2tail
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2015 8:36:53 PM

No
toms1120
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2015 4:18:04 PM

To test drive.... sure.
Big Dan
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Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 11:43:57 AM

Yes
twt
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Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 11:27:44 AM

No, I wouldn't.
fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Mar 23, 2015 11:09:35 AM

no
cujo1977
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Message Posted: Mar 22, 2015 6:55:51 AM

N
ray44512
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Message Posted: Mar 22, 2015 4:50:51 AM

Indubitably.
BigHorne1
Champion Author Missouri

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Message Posted: Mar 22, 2015 3:23:42 AM

I agree totally with fury3. I live in a cold climate in the winter time as well.
Norm1947
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Message Posted: Mar 22, 2015 12:36:14 AM

Sure why not
GasMiser718
Champion Author Detroit

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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2015 8:20:26 PM

Yes, I just wouldn't buy one.
eB40
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2015 2:12:59 PM

No
mybigtruck
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2015 2:37:50 AM

nope... not practical for much other than getting groceries
Will 1
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2015 2:30:52 AM

Yes
Big Dan
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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2015 1:14:29 AM

Yes
fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Mar 17, 2015 12:34:56 AM

no
GasMiser718
Champion Author Detroit

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Message Posted: Mar 14, 2015 7:37:16 PM

Only if I didn't have to pay for it.
Norm1947
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Message Posted: Mar 14, 2015 12:41:26 AM

Why not.
billycar
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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2015 11:40:08 AM

I would, but I don't plan on it.
SGLuz
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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2015 11:07:55 AM

No
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2015 10:29:57 AM

Yes I would........
psm80134
Champion Author Denver

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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2015 10:25:11 AM

No power on Earth would compel me to drive an electric car.
toms1120
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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2015 7:12:23 AM

No
Mininana
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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2015 5:26:51 PM

not til they pry the pump handle from mininana's cold, dead fingers
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2015 5:24:53 PM

Yes........
ChillyVee
Sophomore Author Los Angeles

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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2015 3:40:27 PM

When the range is over 250 miles on a charge, and the costs less than $50K, I am in.
puddy
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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2015 8:20:51 AM

yes
noblegiant
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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2015 8:10:27 AM

Tesla Model S
fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2015 7:01:51 AM

no
fury3
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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2015 9:41:11 AM

no
GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Mar 2, 2015 4:40:35 PM

Not if I had to pay for it.
lyons_coop
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 2:29:02 PM

Yes I would.
luvmyburgi
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 2:07:56 PM

Yes
fury3
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 1:38:17 PM

no
GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 11:26:40 PM

Only if its free.
Gabilondo
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 8:22:03 PM

Yes, but I would need a four-wheel drive option.
Hemond
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 7:44:37 PM

Prices are basicly in collapse for off lease electric cars. No one wants these cars. You are thus able to buy an off lease Leaf or Volt for pocket change. If you want a nice electric, the off lease ones are a buy.

Ironically , Nissan offers the $199/month Leaf lease so its actually cheaper to lease a new one. This will soon make the off lease Leafs further collapse in price. The dealer may pay you to take it off his hands.
xmstr
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 5:55:19 PM

yes, if they were more affordable and had the range of the Tesla Model S.
SGLuz
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 5:52:47 PM

Sure,but not very far.
MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 5:00:36 PM

Just to try.
toms1120
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2015 5:56:37 AM

Drive? Sure.
Jackson126
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2015 7:28:37 AM

yes
jessjames
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2015 7:25:19 AM

Yes
fury3
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2015 6:32:26 AM

NO
fury3
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Message Posted: Feb 18, 2015 7:39:53 AM

no
fury3
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Message Posted: Feb 17, 2015 5:46:31 PM

no
gvan
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2015 12:22:57 PM

I don't own an electric or diesel vehicle but that doesn't mean I won't have one in the future. Never say never.
toms1120
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2015 7:00:01 PM

Drive, yes
Jackson126
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Message Posted: Feb 8, 2015 7:55:01 AM

yes
RalphHightower
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Message Posted: Feb 8, 2015 7:31:36 AM

no
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