Frankly, Scarlet, we do give a damn.
If a car screams across a sheet of ice at such a high speed that the ice is being melted to water, is the car really driving on ice?
From the special cold weather package in the Nissan Leaf to the "sweater and gloves" Chevrolet Volt, it's no secret that battery-powered cars can have some trouble with non-equatorial winter temperatures. The good news is that some of that trouble is overblown fear mongering, as proved by a group of EV fans recently proved in Helsinki, Finland while the temperature was a wee bit chilly.
Electric Raceabout – Click above for high-res image gallery
Electric RaceAbout – Click above for high-res image gallery