Only others will tell you that there is no gain when you drive an electric car. That statement is partially right, because if you don’t drive an electric car the benefits is for others. The only one who gains from electric car driving is you. The difference is that you have to look at this from a long term perspective. The purchase of an electric car is to be considered as a long term investment similar to a house. The reason is that Tesla cars are build for a sustainable long time survival of the car.
The Roadster is made from aluminium and carbon fiber. The Model S mostly from aluminum. Both materials are lasting at least 30 plus year. Carbon fiber even longer.
These cars are rather build as an airplane then a combustion engine car. The section below are showing many benefits you will have with electric vehicles.