29 Nov '13, 4pm

Passing judgement: how fanboy-infighting is damaging the EV world

Passing judgement: how fanboy-infighting is damaging the EV world

Weekly column. By Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield. Just like the age old Mac vs PC argument, the discussion of electric vs petrol, a plug or not, can divide friends, spawn epic forum threads, and confuse the general public. Historically, EV fans have stuck together, working as a team to encourage others to make the switch from petrol to electric. But in the past year or so, a new kind of EV fan has emerged: the type which flits, butterfly-like from launch to launch, claiming the latest EV to launch as the one car to rule them all. The car which will make everyone’s life better. Those who disagree, even if they’re pro-EV, are viewed as conspirators bent on bringing the industry down. They’ll travel as far as it takes to get a test drive, snap excited selfies of them next to the car, and exalt it to an almost god-like status. At least until the next new EV comes along… EV of the sea...

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