27 Oct '17, 11am

Electric vehicles deliver two killer blows

The total cost of ownership of an electric vehicle is usually lower than the TCO of the smoking alternative but that is just the beginning. As analysts IDTechEx predicted ten years ago, many pure electric cars will have lower up front costs by 2020. Later that will be true of larger and larger EVs. There's more. IDTechEx also predicted that ranges would become much longer than those of conventional equivalents. On cue, this is also starting to be demonstrated not least in California. A Proterra bus and a Tesla car have recently gone over 1600 km on one charge but that was not to make official records. Los Angeles based company IT Asset Partners (ITAP) have therefore claimed the official Guinness Book of World Records title for the Longest Range of an Electric Vehicle on October 18th, by traveling more than 1600 kilometers at the Auto Club Speedway of California in Fontana ...

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