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Electric cars are great for U.S. suburbs; cities, not so much

Electric cars are great for U.S. suburbs; cities, not so much

Stephen Edelstein 488 views Jun 30, 2016 New York City skyline Enlarge Photo At first glance, electric cars seem particularly well suited to urban driving. Trips are typically short enough to quell range anxiety, and stop-and-go traffic gives drivers plenty of opportunities to make use of regenerative braking. Meanwhile, everyone else likely appreciates the lack of engine noise and exhaust fumes. CHECK OUT: New York City To Deploy Vast Electric-Vehicle Fleet By 2025 (Dec 2015) But in the real world, urban electric-car drivers can still face more than a few challenges. New York City is not considered particularly car-friendly by most people, but it's especially ill suited to electric cars , argues a recent New York Daily News op-ed. After spending a day driving a Chevrolet Volt around the Big Apple, columnist Gersh Kuntzman concluded that New York isn't ready for electric c...

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