The only manufacturer I know who does this type of sale is Tesla, and they are more than happy to have you sit in / play with their cars at a manufacturer-owned showroom, as well as schedule a test drive. It’s not “sight unseen” by any means.
Isn’t any liquid or gas “e-fuel” going to be a bit like hydrogen fuel? It’ll involve an energy intensive process that converts electricity into some chemical form via a reaction. I assume some part of the chemical reaction or some additional carbon sequestration process will capture as much CO2 from the atmosphere as… Read more
Personally, if I was in the market for a $20K luxury SUV in this size class, I’d go with an Acura RDX. I know the Acura isn’t ‘high-end’ luxury or a sporty Porsche, but who wants Porsche sized maintenance bills on a $20K, 7-year old vehicle? You can get an Acura RDX that is several years newer and has less than 50K… Read more
Isn’t that the name of the crappy cookie I got on my last domestic flight before COVID cancelled travel? “Would you like a twatwaffle or a bag of pretzels with that drink?”
I’d definitely *not* consider a sub-$40K C-class mercedes a “luxury” vehicle by your definition either. I sat in one of these keeping my son entertained while my wife was SUV shopping — it had cheap hard plastic surfaces in the cabin. Definitely wasn’t any nicer than a high end Honda Civic.