24 Aug '11, 1pm

Can you believe 5.2 million electric #vehicles will be on the road by 2017?

Anyone who tries to predict something, which in this case depends almost entirely upon the price of batteries, should do so by predicting the price of batteries, which is what Elon Musk does when attempting to estimate when his company will be able to produce an affordable electric car. He's looking 5 to 6 years down the road, strictly on the basis of production costs reduction, not the development of some new super battery. The estimates provided here are the result of who's knows what logic, so can be dismissed out of hand. A total waste of time.

Full article: http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1065393_5-2-million-e...

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