Three-quarters of Tesla drivers acquired rushing tickets in 2017?
In response to the Dutch nationwide statistics workplace CBS, there’s a important distinction between the variety of rushing ticket, relying on kind of automotive powertrain.
Final yr, 28% of gasoline automotive drivers and 46% diesel automotive drivers acquired rushing tickets, whereas in case of plug-ins it was nearly all of drivers.
CBS notes that three-quarter of the 9,000 Tesla drivers and practically two-thirds of plug-in hybrid drivers had been fined. Tesla had the very best proportion among the many manufacturers (adopted by Audi, BMW and Volvo).
Why are plug-in automotive drivers driving too quick? Properly, the primary thought is the silent and calming driving expertise, which makes it seem to be you’re not driving at such a excessive price of velocity.
The opposite thought is that firm automotive drivers, which frequently use plug-ins, usually tend to drive quicker.
Or maybe the plug-ins are being focused?