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#21 LFC

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Posted 22 November 2019 - 10:57 AM

And right on its heels the new Tesla ATV that can charge in the Cybertruck's bed.

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Posted 22 November 2019 - 12:30 PM

I think an electric truck is a good idea, but sharp angles and aggressive planar body panels seem to be in the realm of design-it-just-to-be-different. It's pretty fugly, IMO.
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Posted 22 November 2019 - 12:54 PM

Doesn't Tesla make a bragging point about safety? The idea of riding something like that over steep terrain ... no thanks.
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Posted 22 November 2019 - 01:24 PM

View PostD. C. Sessions, on 22 November 2019 - 12:54 PM, said:

Doesn't Tesla make a bragging point about safety? The idea of riding something like that over steep terrain ... no thanks.

FMI which one, the truck or the ATV? And what about it makes you view it as more dangerous than its gas counterparts?
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Posted 22 November 2019 - 08:03 PM

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Posted 23 November 2019 - 10:10 AM

View PostAnBr, on 22 November 2019 - 08:03 PM, said:

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Is it me, or does that truck remind anyone else of a B-2 Stealth Bomber ?
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Posted 23 November 2019 - 11:27 AM

View Postandydp, on 23 November 2019 - 10:10 AM, said:

Is it me, or does that truck remind anyone else of a B-2 Stealth Bomber ?

Yeah if you squint a little. Did you see the clip where someone throws a metal ball at the window during the reveal of the truck. It broke, so another metal ball was thrown at another window. That broke too. So much for virtually indestructible.

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Posted 23 November 2019 - 11:37 AM

View Postandydp, on 23 November 2019 - 10:10 AM, said:

Is it me, or does that truck remind anyone else of a B-2 Stealth Bomber ?

Good point. It does look like it's going to be hard to spot with traffic radar.
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