An opinion piece by Allysia Finley appeared in the Wall Street Journal. Ms. Finley pointed out, "Toyota CEO Akio Toyoda recently caused the climate lobby to blow a fuse by speaking a truth about battery electric vehicles that his fellow auto executives dare not. 'Just like the fully autonomous cars that we were all supposed to be driving by now,' Mr. Toyoda said in Thailand, 'I think BEVs are just going to take longer to become mainstream than the media would like us to believe.' He added that a 'silent majority' in the auto industry share his view, 'but they think it’s the trend, so they can’t speak out loudly.'”
Perhaps Ms. Finley and Akio Toyoda is onto something. Read more.