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I'm in the market for a new automobile, but now I think I'll wait for the $12,500 tax credit on electric vehicles in the proposed "Infrastructure" bill. It pays to keep up on your reading.

Just a personal observation.
We just took a 350 mile (each way) trip to see the twin grandkids, in our Honda CR-V. On the way down we filled the tank before we left, topped it off half the way there when we stopped to grab a McDonald's and soda. 3 minutes to pump the gas, 5 minutes for restroom, 5 minutes at MickyDee.
Did not notice ANY EV recharge stations.

On the way back I filled up at Walmart (cheapest gas around) on the way out of town.
Not quite halfway, we stopped (at a different station than on the way there), but didn't bother to get gas, just a bite to eat and restroom stop. This station had two (2) EV charge stations and 28 gas pumps.

Twice we got caught up in highway construction. 10 miles crawling between 1 MPH and 5 MPH.

I tried to picture what a nightmare that trip would have been in an electric vehicle. I don't care what the range claims are, there is no way I would have let it go more than 100-150 miles before taking a recharge. So....two ~1 hour charge stops each way. Assuming that there was no wait for the charge station. Which isn't a good bet, seeing as this gas station saw the need to install 28 gas pumps.
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