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Will Ford's Electric Butterflies Fly?:

Will Ford's Electric Butterflies Fly?:

We also got a glimpse at the vehicle’s excellent marketing campaign, and some of its clever design features. Among the most novel – a flock of butterflies on the dashboard used to indicate the battery charge. Lots of fluttering butterflies mean a full charge, fewer means you’re close to empty. Cute. Although my first reaction was that butterflies were a bit of a distraction, the reaction in the room was overwhelmingly positive. Perhaps Ford had hit on something – especially with drivers not instinctively prone to “geek out” on having an electric car. If cute butterflies could be a selling point for electric vehicles, then I’m all for it.

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