28 Jun '12, 2pm

How Long Will Your Electric Car Battery Last? It Depends Where You Live

How Long Will Your Electric Car Battery Last? It Depends Where You Live

We can assume these are mere educated guesses as to battery deterioration. We can also assume power losses (goodbye 4.4 sec zero to sixty runs). Until EV automakers can step to the plate and offer long term warrantees, all this is not going to help create warm and fuzzy feelings amongst the buying public. I've already read criticisms of Musk's penchant for eliminating the negatives and accentuating the positives to an embarrassing extent. As always, obstacles to widespread EV adoption is all about the batteries. Nothing else. Most everyone here uses golf carts and thinks nothing about the fact that they are electrically powered. But their 6 year battery packs cost all of $550. The 300 mile battery of Model S would have lost $6600 in value

Full article: http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1077329_how-long-will...

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