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  1. Checklist for picking brand new Zoe up

    Renault ZOE
    Hi all, New member here and completely new to the Zoe. This forum seems one of the best for discussion, tips and advice ! I'll be picking up a brand new Zoe Dynamiq ZE 40 R110 in early March and travelling a fair way back from the dealer (120 miles) so want to make sure everything is present...
  2. A Day in the life of a GTE owner

    Volkswagen Golf GTE
    Day One, Saturday After many months of waiting, D day is here, prearranged with the dealer to collect the car (and pay!). 09:00, arrive and met by the sales person, run through paperwork, handed the card machine, slot in debit card, key in PIN, *boom* just like that spent £22k ;), scarily...
  3. Wheel cleaning

    Volkswagen Golf GTE
    Am I correct in thinking that the alloy wheel cleaners that you get are just for the wheel spokes? Can you use it to clean the brake disc too? Should you/How do you clean the brake discs? I find they are getting red/dusty quite often probably because of the regenerative braking/less use of...
  4. EV owner

    Ice Breakers
    Hello, I'm a television news journalist working on community issues for YouTube and Web channel YourNewsUKtv, ynuk.tv We are planning a news item on EV owners and wondered if there is anyone out there who would be happy for us to do an interview with them. It would be to talk about the...
  5. CarWings/EV Connect free use ended, but 1 yr free...

    General Nissan EV Discussion
    I never really know what is going on with Carwings/EV Connect to be honest. I just logged onto the website to use it just now and got his message: Enjoy one more year of CARWINGS totally free Your CARWINGS free services have ended. However, we want you to continue enjoying your connected...
  6. Looking for electric car owners to film with

    Ice Breakers
    Hi there, I'm filming a piece about electric vehicles for Sky News and I am looking for owners to film with today (6th July) in or around the London area. Would anyone be interested in taking part? Kind regards, Laura
  7. Do car companies pay for creating fossil fuel cars?

    General EV Discussion
    Hey all, Do car companies pay a tax on each car they make that is powered by fossil fuels, and if not, why not? Surely a cost per vehicle will make them move to EVs faster, as to not bankrupt themselves. Not talking a small tax sum either.
  8. For Sale 2013 Fiat 500e Sport

    Electric Vehicle Classifieds
    i have a like new condition 2013 fiat 500e available. It is very much like new and has a level 2 charger I'll include in sale. I have it currently listed on EBay: Fiat: 500e Electric Sport This is the opportunity to purchase a like new 500e outside of CA. This was only sold in CA as a...
  9. Early history of electric car companies.

    General EV Discussion
    Great Web site on the early history of electric vehicles Earlyelectric.com
  10. Would an A3 E-tron make a good first car?

    Audi A3 e-tron
    I was hoping I could get some advice. I am in my late twenties and recently passed my driving this year. Seen some good deals in the used car market for the Audi A3 E-tron as well as the new A4 B9. Both cars are usually not what people have in mind as a first car but I beg to differ. I am very...