February 28th 20, 10:45 AM
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First recorded activity at LondonBanter: Jun 2019
On Fri, 28 Feb 2020 11:33:07 +0000
David Cantrell wrote:
On Thu, Feb 27, 2020 at 10:25:30PM -0000, Recliner wrote:
Has anybody noticed how the electric and hybrid busses, particularly the
newer ones, cause motion sickness?
I don't think it's all of them, but some new models do seem to lurch.
That's probably a sign of the immaturity of some drivetrains, rather than
I've not noticed this on buses, perhaps it's only some models on some
routes. But at any rate, it doesn't happen in hybrid cars so you woulda
thunk it was a Solved Problem.
Probably more likely to be the drivers - a lot of london bus drivers seem to
only use 2 throttle positions , zero and maximum. Ditto the brake.