I felt just like you Richard hearing all the promises, but it is all 'jam tomorrow'.At any one time things look as if they are standing still but look at the progress of ev over this decade and it has been great.
Tesla are the only company competing against ice sales and the ice rationale, all the rest are balancing their manufacture of ice vehicles and still assessing how best for them to introduce ev or more positively electrify their range.
Nissan made a great start but appear to be resting on their laurel leafs somewhat.
However the Tokyo Motor Show is coming soon and that's when I hope much more will be announced from them.
Nothing has actually happened apart from Tesla!!
The Roadster ( great investment for members who have one ). 54kWh battery
Model S 100kWh battery
Model Y in the pipeline
New Roadster in the pipeline.
June 2012 since the Model S launch!!!
The frog eyed Leaf Launched in 2010. 20 kWh battery
" " " " then 30Kwh battery.
Nissan E-NV200 80 mile range tops!!
Image Tesla bringing out a van with 80 mile range, and thinking it was 'Amazing'???
Sometime next year for us the NEW 'Amazing' 40 kWh Leaf - the Tesla killer, if you listen
to the top brass at Nissan!!
Kia have gone to sleep.
Hyundai are as rare as Rocking horse droppings.
Back the Nova with the Leaf.
Golf-e notorious bad deliveries and less than 40 kWh battery.
OK my Leaf Konked out today!!!!!
12v battery appeared to be dead.
Red 12v battery light on bit the car would not allow drive or reverse!!
Tried many times.
Called the Garage "not our problem away from their garage.
Rang Nissan Rescue.
Chap turned up who said 'they told me it was a diesel'.
Knew nothing about EV's but established that the battery was fine!!
It is working now, for no reason I can fathom so Nissan want it in to check!
Booked in for Tuesday!!!