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Old 04-24-2011, 10:23 AM   #53
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EVs too expensive?

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Originally Posted by Sodaboy View Post
I don't see how you would be saving money. What you save by not going to the pump you will be spending on your electric bill. Unless Electricity becomes free of charge this isn't going to save anyone any money.
Actually because electric motors are cheaper, and the distribution of electrons is very economical you actually can save money over the life of the EV.

Please see this post for more details:

http://fordfocuselectric.com/forums/...b2&t=176&p=335
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