Why electric cars of the future won’t look that much different than the gas cars of today


The future, we’re told, is electric and autonomous. Whether or not that happens—and when—is up for debate. Especially when it comes to autonomous driving. Electric vehicles, however, will surely proliferate in the years ahead, both from corporate initiatives like the Volkswagen Group (which includes Audi and Porsche) promising to bring 50 pure-battery models to market by 2025, and governments like China mandating a percentage of sales.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/04/03/designing-the-electric-cars-of-the-future