DIY Electric Car Forums banner

1 - 1 of 1 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
70 Posts
Discussion Starter #1
Re: [EVDL] "Pig Pack" option (was:The 10000 pound gorrilla... batteries)

$0.02 per mile in electricity.No more oil changes. No more tune-ups.

You are also doing your part to curb global warming and reduce pollution.

Folks don't buy cars for practical reasons. They say they do, but
they really don't. They buy cars for emotional reasons. People buy
cars to present the image that they desire. Just like they way they
buy clothing.

Bill Dube'

At 01:27 PM 9/7/2007, you wrote:
> >
Morgan LaMoore wrote:
> >
> >
> > > trips. About once a month, my family goes to our cabin, which is 300
> > > miles away, and stopping in the middle to charge would make the trip
> > > even worse. I guess an EV isn't practical for that anyways, though,
> > > due to the amount of cargo.
>
>So... you drive an ICE for that one trip a month. But that doesn't
>mean you have to drive the ICE 6 miles to work every other day of the
>month. I don't feel guilty when I drive my 18mpg 4wd truck into the
>woods to get a big load of firewood for my house. I do feel guilty
>when I drive my 30mpg car to work every day. Because in the long
>term, my efficient car ends up using much more gas than my truck.
>And, it's the one that could be more easily replaced by an EV too.
>Sure, I'd like if ALL of my transportation needs could be served by
>electric vehicles charged from PV.... but first, lets do the easiest
>one.
>
>That's my philosophy right now :)
>
>Zeke
>
>_______________________________________________
>For subscription options, see
>http://lists.sjsu.edu/mailman/listinfo/ev

_______________________________________________
For subscription options, see
http://lists.sjsu.edu/mailman/listinfo/ev
 
1 - 1 of 1 Posts
Top