Flogging a (battery-driven) dead horse


Flogging a (battery-driven) dead horse

Why plug-in vehicles are not all they’re cracked up to be – and, likely, never will be.

A Scandinavian electric vehicle company is expected to showcase a prototype electric truck later this year. This “state-of-the-art” design will have a range of 160km and a top speed of 80km/h. Wow! That’s a similar performance to a battery-powered milk delivery truck of the 1960s.

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