UPDATED: 6 mths to go Until my Next #EV Lease! Let the shopping commence… Now what should that next car be? hmm. ideas?

UPDATED:

ORDERED OUR BMW i3 Rex due to be delivered on 1st July 2016  !!!

Woop Woop!

Check out my “Cheapest Electric Car Lease deal” section for more information on the lease deals.


My Nissan Leaf Lease Expiry CountDown or rather CountDown to my new #ev Deal!

Woohoo! 6 months and counting (down) until my new Electric Vehicle Lease.
Now, what would it be?.. hmm

Options Considered:

  • BMW i3 with Range Extender?
  • Outlander PHEV?
  • Mercedes Benz B Class Electric?
  • Bigger better leaf 30KWh?
  • Golf PHEV?

I guess, this summer, it’s time to Get Deal Hunting… for timely October 2016 Delivery

Requirements:

  • Big Boot (same as Leaf or bigger)
  • Minimum 25 EV Miles Range for daily commute on a single charge (even in winter)
  • Cheap(ish) and Longer Travel requirements.

10 months to go Until my New #EV Lease! Now what should that next car be? hmm. ideas? #UK

My Nissan Leaf Lease Expiry CountDown or rather CountDown to my new #ev Deal!

Woohoo! 10 months and counting (down) until my new Electric Vehicle Lease.
Now, what would it be?.. hmm

Options Considered:

  • BMW i3 with Range Extender?
  • Outlander PHEV?
  • Mercedes Benz B Class Electric?
  • Bigger better leaf 30KWh?
  • Golf PHEV?

 

I guess, this summer, it’s time to Get Deal Hunting… for timely October 2016 Delivery

Requirements:

  • Big Boot (same as Leaf or bigger)
  • Minimum 25 EV Miles Range for daily commute on a single charge (even in winter)
  • Cheap(ish) and Longer Travel requirements.

#vauxhall #ampera #electricVehicle #review – Finally had a Test Drive of this “legendary” #ev. My Thoughts on it…

One Upon Time, i got hands on Ampera built by Vauxhall, Parented by General Motors (GM). In Essence, the Vold by Chrysler. Its the same thing. Parented by GM. same parents, same roots. Somewhat different designs (i prefer Volt Aesthetics)

Moving swiftly on. I will go through this bullet point listed. One event to the next, whatever made me “make the note” as i was testing the vehicle.

I have a feeling this may make its way into the “Fleet”, at my work, but read on…

It was the Ampera Electron (Top Trim. 35k). Big Beast. Nice cosy seats. Big Boot. All very noticeable right away.

Car tends to make good use of the electric charge first before 1.4L (43mpg avg) engine/generator purrs into life. As it should be. Thus all commuting (my journey) to-fro work – some near 30 miles a day is well accomodated. I found that despite the “full charge” delivering 29 miles (hopefully based on profiling) in real life – i DID have full climate control on and heating conveniently switched on as well. It Was 3c outside there

Continue reading #vauxhall #ampera #electricVehicle #review – Finally had a Test Drive of this “legendary” #ev. My Thoughts on it…