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An electric caur is an automobile that is propelled bi ane or mair electric motors, uisin electrical energy stored in rechairgeable batteries or anither energy storage device. Electric motors gie electric caurs instant torque, creatin strang an smuith acceleration. Thay are an aa aroond three times as efficient as caurs wi an internal combustion ingine. The first practical electric caurs war produced in the 1880s.[1][2]


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  2. Guarnieri, M. (2012). "Looking back to electric cars". Proc. HISTELCON 2012 - 3rd Region-8 IEEE HISTory of Electro - Technology CONference: The Origins of Electrotechnologies: #6487583. doi:10.1109/HISTELCON.2012.6487583.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)