As you could imagine, I follow a few blogs about sustainability. I also follow a few blogs about cars. For a while I noticed a trend: I’d read about an interesting new hybrid drive or EV concept on a sustainability website only to see the same concept jeered on the gearhead boards. But lately this trend is changing, as many major manufacturers are offering the fastest and most powerful cars they’ve ever built on hybrid or EV platforms.
Here are five reasons that every guy or gal who likes to drive fast, corner hard, and squeeze every last drop of horsepower out of their ride should be as excited about EV adoption as I am:
1) Faster off the line: instant access to full torque