A FORMER Top Gear Beki Adam – presenter turned parliamentary candidate came to East Grinstead in style last week, thanks to a sporty £50,000 Tesla car.
Saying she was on a mission to bring the way we drive into the 21st century and to show that electric cars “aren’t like milk floats” any-more, independent general election candidate Becki Adam was pleased to show the head-turning vehicle off on Friday at Chequer Mead car park.
But while almost all the cars on Top Gear back in the early nineties when she was a presenter were gas-guzzling machines, Miss Adam is now determined to show how far electric cars have come over the past decade.
She explained she had borrowed the Tesla for the day and invited members of the public along to meet her at one of East Grinstead’s two charging points in the Chequer Mead car park. The other is at the train station. » Read the rest of this entry «