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What if consumers decide that EVs aren’t better than combustion?

Toyota bets that many people will want only partial electrification

Concept version of Toyota’s fully electric bZ4X, to be out by 2025. Photo: Courtesy Toyota.

Electric vehicles are still too expensive to turn the eye of many mainstream Americans, but the atmosphere around gasoline propulsion has turned suddenly funereal: Activist investors and a judge this week inflicted powerful blows against the…




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Steve LeVine

Steve LeVine

Editor at Large, Medium, covering the turbulence all around us, electric vehicles, batteries, social trends. Writing The Mobilist. Ex-Axios, Quartz, WSJ, NYT.

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