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Car Fire in Palo Alto

Discussion in 'Cars and Transportation' started by RecessionCone, Nov 16, 2013.

  1. RecessionCone

    RecessionCone New Member

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    Yesterday I saw a car on the left shoulder of the 101 near Palo Alto. Huge flames, towering column of smoke. The car was alone, it hadn't collided with another car, and the front was undamaged.

    It was a Lotus Esprit.

    I keep waiting for the news story about how unsafe gasoline powered cars are. ...
     
  2. tdelta1000

    tdelta1000 Active Member

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    LOL but hold your breath on that.
     
  3. jomo25

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    But Lotus was the supplier for Roadster bodies. I'm sure they'll find some way to pin it on Tesla.
     
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    TEG TMC Moderator

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    Maybe not directly but the media can still reference Tesla in an article about a Lotus fire.
     

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