Test Drives

BMWBLOG Test Drives Chevrolet Bolt

*Editor’s Note: This post comes to us via our friend over at BMWBLOG Chuck Vossler. Vossler is the proud owner of a BEV BMW i3 (check out his 1-year review here), so this particular test drive review presents a unique perspective into the Chevrolet Bolt. Without further aop, here are…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 32

Upcoming Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid Video Review

The latest Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid, which enters the market in the US and Europe shortly, was recently reviewed by Everyday Reviews in Cape Town, South Africa. The second generation of the plug-in hybrid Panamera is deemed to look better, has better performance (see statistical comparison here), has about 50% more all-electric…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 16

Tested Drives The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt – Video

Tested’s Jeremy Williams has bought his own loaded Chevrolet Bolt, and he has now been driving the 238-mile EV about two weeks. The video is designed especially for those with a “need to know” about electric vehicles. He pops the hood and shows that the car has a “normal” 12-volt battery, in addition to…

1 month ago by Steven Loveday 32

2017 Tesla Model S P100D Right Hand Drive Review

With brand new, right hand drive versions of the Tesla Model S P100D just arriving last month in the UK, Autocar as taken the supercar sedan through its paces. The most capable Model S ever, gets about 10 more kWh of energy (compared to the previous 90 kWh edition), and…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 4

New Longer Range Renault ZOE Z.E. 40 Tested – Video

Fully Charged signed up for one of the first opportunities to test out the new, longer range, Renault ZOE Z.E. 40 at the special event in Portugal and filed this video report. Robert reports that nearly twice the battery capacity leaves range anxiety in the dust, and can in theory provide an…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 25

MotorWeek’s Quick Spin In Chevrolet Bolt – Video

MotorWeek test driver, Greg Carloss, says that the Chevrolet Bolt lives up to its “practical yet fun” claims. He says that “mashing on the throttle” provides instant torque (enough so to throw you back in the seat). The low center of gravity makes for adequate handling. However, he makes note…

1 month ago by Steven Loveday 53

Check Out The New Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid – Review Video

An interesting, and somewhat rare review of the new Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid has been filed by Car Keys UK. Overall, the Korean plug-in is considered a good choice for all those intending to cover distances within its all-electric range; especially considering its reasonable pricing. In Europe, the Optima plug-in is rated…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 10