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Re:Flaw
Posted by Tom g [Email] (#1951) [Profile/Gallery] (more from Tom g) on Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:00:24

In Reply to: Here's the flaw with your argument, vvk, Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:16:28
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Well, we don't know how many in South have a Tesla, but I wonder if a majority did, would they be able to charge or would available spots be overwhelmed?

Sitting in traffic and not using energy, perhaps, but in high heat situations, what about A/C?

The distance from Miami to Jacksonville is still apporx 300+ miles.

And why does Tesla get to determine your range? All my vehicles have range determined by amount of gas in tank, not the whim of a manufacturer.

My emergency generator is powered by ICE. A battery back up for an extended electrical outage wouldn't cut it.

I've read other posts you made and certainly some are valid points for EVs (short trips, to/from work, around town). But waiting 30-45 min for a recharge every 300 miles would cut it for me.
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