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21. Wheels: The electric car's power punch
Wheels: The electric car's power punch
Myth: I'd never buy an electric car because I'd run out of power and be stranded.

Reality: Don't be so paranoid.

It would be true, of course, if you decided on a whim to drive from Cincinnati to Sea World, but Chrysler found that 80% of American drivers travel 40 miles or less each day. In Europe the distance is even lower. -- B.D.

NEXT: Wheels: How reliable are the distance ratings?
Last updated March 26 2010: 6:04 PM ET
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