The new electric cars are more modular.
And remember, locomotives use electric motors to drive themselves. The diesel just charges them.
posted on 02/04/2013 11:10:31 AM PST
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IIRC, the diesel drives a generator which in turn drives an a.c. motor. The reason being that at low rpm’s an electric motor produces much more torque.
posted on 02/04/2013 11:40:55 AM PST
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