Sunday, November 19, 2017

Forget the old talk, do your research *


Not too long ago an experienced foreign-used car dealer came on YouTube with a video that went viral, which created a lot of fears, concerns and criticism about hybrid vehicles.

His plight sounded similar to the concerns in the '70s about automatic transmissions, in the '80s about fuel injection and in the '90s about smart keys, airbags... all new technologies met with fear due to the lack of knowledge with a proclamation “the mechanics can't fix that, and you have to be careful because those computers are dangerous”; and now we have a cloud of ignorance that echoes the same sentiment about hybrid and electric vehicles.

 

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