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Can you stall an electric car?

I’ve never driven an electric car before but was hoping to test drive some soon. I want to be prepared for every scenario in the driving experience, and was wondering is it possible to stall an electric car?

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Allison Stone · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
Not at all! In fact, one of the great things about driving an
electric car
is that there is absolutely no risk of stalling because a fully electric car has no need for a transmission.
Electric cars are often praised for the relatively seamless driving experience of an electric motor, and it is definitely something to look forward to if you’re thinking of making a switch. The electric motor requires no gears or shifting when accelerating and decelerating, and the motor itself is nearly silent making for a quiet cabin ride.
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