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  1. EV hire

    General EV Discussion
    I have a 400 mile round trip that I would like to hire a long range EV for, my wife refuses to use my 24Kw leaf for long trips after first experience of driving to Windsor and back. Anyone know if there are any reasonable companies that this can be done from? If not what BHEV would you...
  2. 200+ miles hybrid advice please.

    General EV Discussion
    Just after a few suggestions... My mother is a volunteer patient transport driver in East Yorkshire. She picks up a variety of people (many with personal mobility issues) and takes them to hospital appointments ALL OVER the country (Newcastle,Leeds, Birmingham etc). She currently has a 3 year...
  3. My first "long distance" trip in a 3 year old Leaf

    Nissan LEAF24 & LEAF30
    Yesterday I did 203 miles in my 2013 Gen 2 Leaf. It's the first trip I've done where I had to charge away from home. It was a nice day for it. 24C and very light winds, but nonetheless it had its "moments" as anyone who does this regularly can attest! I leaf home at 100%, 90 miles indicated...
  4. A journey through Europe with an i3

    Charging Locations
    Hey all, I'm waiting for my BMW i3 94Ah ReX to be delivered in September (btw, great deal for a business hire at BMW Park Lane), and I was just wondering if it would be crazy enough to leave with that car for a long haul trip through Europe. My plan would be to leave London, take the ferry in...
  5. New 'Battery' potential ?

    General EV Discussion
    I read this today in Gizmag. Does anybody else see potential here ? Drone flight powered by lightweight hydrogen-producing pellets