Until there's more development and competition to drive the price down it will remain at these price points, thus niche.
Playing off of what was previously said, whose going to pay twice the money for 'less' overall performance.
2.8, on these streets with my unprofessional ass? Unlikely. I was playing cat and mouse easily with a p100d and at the end he pulled up and said my ride had one of the better off the line pulls he's seen yet.