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watched Top Gear on BBC tonight. They did a review of the electric SLS, impressive. except the batteries didn't last that long. but hey, only 340K pounds
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Is that all? I can buy two, brand new SLK55's over here for that ( at $171,101 each, on road), one for him and one for her. I just wouldn't be able to pay for the petrol.
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roflmao... expecting something else?
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I understand an electric car for daily commute and fuel economy but I don't know about supercars. One of the attributes that makes a supercar is the sound.

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Electric Super car is a novelty - I think I saw someone who stuck a "Hybrid" badge on his 2006 Vette... He had a custom hood -
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Here is the SLS electric at the ring
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Electric SLS

A huge chunk of the fun with the SLS is the sound, nothing but wind noise I think would be a little unnerving.
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Defeats the purpose of owning a McLaren...
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Defeats the purpose of owning a McLaren...
???? The SLS has nothing to do with McLaren.






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???? The SLS has nothing to do with McLaren.
The closest thing McLaren has to an electric vehicle is the P1
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???? The SLS has nothing to do with McLaren.
Had a little bit of a newbie moment there...didn't help that I didn't actually see the video.
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Had a little bit of a newbie moment there...didn't help that I didn't actually see the video.
Lol typical guy behavior ... Never follow directions
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Isn't the whole point of cars like the SLS just to show off, for both the buyer and the manufacturer? So, to get performance like this out of an electric engine I'd say mission accomplished. The lines look best in shades of silver, black and metallic blue if you ask me. Yellow is for 2003 Xterras.
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P.S. I love Top Gear and, as a speaker of 'merican, it's delightful to learn the car has 739 "horsepowers." Sounds more like we're discussing Pokeman...

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