Speak EV - Electric Car Forums banner

hills

  1. Weather conditions Saturday 16th March - long range trip - efficiency struggles.....!

    Nissan Leaf40
    The weather conditions seemed particularly bad yesterday (Saturday 16th March) & I was on a longish trip from Essex (Stansted area) to Leeds and back. Here's my experience - if anyone else was out and about yesterday I'd be very interested in your experience. For me it was one of my first real...
  2. Can Zoe manage a 33% driveway?

    Renault ZOE
    I am looking to buy a R90 Zoe ZE40. I have a test drive booked for Monday, but the nearest dealer is 60km and at least 75mins driving. My driveway has 33% gradient and is 80metres long. That is STEEP! Has anyone been able to take a Zoe up such a gradient (or steeper)? Knowing this for sure...
  3. First long run

    Nissan LEAF24 & LEAF30
    After 1 month of very happy Leaf ownership (2015 24kw 15k miles) decided on a trip to Edinburgh approx 200 ml round trip. Was a doddle - full charge from home then rapid at Jedburgh. Interesting going over Carter Bar, 0-400m climb, 20 miles range left at the top, 30 miles left at Jedburgh! Then...
Top