Energy consumption of cars/Definition

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A definition or brief description of Energy consumption of cars.

Cars (electric and with internal combustion engine) use energy; this energy is mainly used by air resistance, acceleration and deceleration, and rolling resistance; electric cars spend less power than cars with combustion engine.