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Old 12-22-2011, 06:40 PM
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Re: an electric WK2? Yes.......

Think it will be AWD or just RWD? I never saw the chevy they did, i am guessing it is just RWD.
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Old 12-22-2011, 11:16 PM
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Re: an electric WK2? Yes.......

only 100 miles?
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Re: an electric WK2? Yes.......

Golly, Mr. Dillon, 100 whole miles without needing oats or coal. What'll they think of next?
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Re: an electric WK2? Yes.......

I thought 100 miles was pretty impressive for a 5k pound SUV.
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Re: an electric WK2? Yes.......

^^^ I thought so too maybe he doesnt realize that even the new Chevy Volt only goes 80 or so on full electric. So 100 on a huge fully optioned SUV sounds pretty damn impressive to me. I wonder how they convert these things and I wonder how it all works? Sounds pretty cool!
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Re: an electric WK2? Yes.......

its gonna be revealed in Detroit in Jan. Sounds pretty cool to me
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^^^ I thought so too maybe he doesnt realize that even the new Chevy Volt only goes 80 or so on full electric. So 100 on a huge fully optioned SUV sounds pretty damn impressive to me. I wonder how they convert these things and I wonder how it all works? Sounds pretty cool!
Not when a Tesla Model S 4 door sedan gets 300 miles.
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Not when a Tesla Model S 4 door sedan gets 300 miles.

yeah...if you add a $20k battery it goes from 160 miles to 300
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Re: an electric WK2? Yes.......

An analysis was recently made of all the various government subsidies that have gone into the Volt. Depending on how this is calculated, these run $60,000-220,000 per car. For that, the user gets (count 'em) 80 miles of driving range and still pays too much.

A WK2 V6 goes 400 miles per tank without requiring one Watt of polluting electricity or one dime of subsidy (excluding the bankruptcy).
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