Are High-Voltage Electric Cars Actually More Dangerous Than Low-Voltage Ones?Jason Torchinsky8/26/16 5:03pm1329EditPromoteGo to permalink Cars, of all kinds, can be dangerous. Gasoline cars are filled with highly flammable liquids and hot bits that move really fast. Electric cars are full of unholy trapped lightning. But where does rational caution stop and fear mongering begin? Let’s see if we can figure this out.