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This is the biggest reason to get an EV!!!
Posted by vvk (more from vvk) on Wed, 15 May 2019 17:07:16
In Reply to: WTF am I going to do..., Scott Paterson [Profile/Gallery]
, Wed, 15 May 2019 16:52:29
I cannot drive automatic cars. Cannot, will not. With vast majority of new car models dropping manual transmission, switching to an EV is the perfect solution. No transmission, no problem.
Especially Tesla. It literally drives exactly like a really good car with a manual transmission. Immediate throttle response, no delays, always perfect amount of torque. Excellent engine braking. No hold at standstill -- release the brake and the car rolls forward or backward depending on the road incline, exactly like a manual transmission car. It is literally the PERFECT replacement!
One of the biggest reasons I bought my Tesla was because there was nothing available with a manual. The only remotely comparable car I looked at was Subaru WRX but I did not like the loud exhaust and the bulky shifter.
posted by 67.165.12...
Posts in this Thread:
- Thanks to Saab Members | World Changing Tech, Navid S, Tue, 14 May 2019 02:09:551
- Re: Thanks to Saab Members | World Changing Tech, TML , Thu, 16 May 2019 09:19:09
- Advertising / Self-Promotion, EGD , Wed, 15 May 2019 13:20:431
- Also see Mehdi and practical induction for EVs, Bloodnose , Tue, 14 May 2019 08:21:28
- No interest in EVs here, JerseySaab , Tue, 14 May 2019 19:23:27
- WTF am I going to do..., Scott Paterson , Wed, 15 May 2019 16:52:29
- Interest in EVs here, but they don't yet meet our needs, MI-Roger , Wed, 15 May 2019 08:30:19
- BMW, Bloodnose , Wed, 15 May 2019 10:32:22
- Re: No interest in EVs here, Bloodnose , Tue, 14 May 2019 19:30:31
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