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    Should classic cars be electrified?
    • Yes - I'll tell you why in the comments
    • No - I'll tell you why in the comments

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    • Only once they have ‘run their natural course’, once petrol is so hard to come by and you’ve restored the engine a couple of times over, I’d do it in a heartbeat, to keep it on the road.

      But now? No.

        1 month ago
    • Noooo

        1 month ago
    • I love classics, and putting an electric engine in an immaculate E-type is sacrilege in my opinion.

      However, if the original engine is junk and the car was in need of major structural work anyway, I'm much less opposed to it. I do like a good restomod, and the performance an electric drivetrain can offer does sound interesting.

      Then there's taking a "common classic" like a Morris Minor, VW Beetle or 2CV and fitting it with a Tesla P100D drivetrain in it just to upset everyone at the local drag-strip.

        1 month ago
    • @tribe should classics be electrified?

        1 month ago

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