To see what electric vehicles are capable of and how that’s different from the combustion-powered vehicles, 47 electrics and more than 2200 gas, diesel, and hybrid vehicles were tested.
On average, internal-combustion-powered vehicles are slightly quicker. The real-world swiftness of electric motors and single-speed transmissions shows in our passing tests. But the lack of gearing in most EVs hinders top speeds.
EVs are vastly more energy efficient. But you’ll have to plan for extra time if you’re pushing past their limited ranges. EVs are quieter at max-attack acceleration as well as while cruising at 70 mph. EVs are heavier than comparable combustion models
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