The street of the future – neighbours in Marlow test the impact of a cluster of 9 electric vehicles on the local electricity grid

My Electric Avenue Featured in Fully Charged – Video

Recently, in the UK the My Electric Avenue project was launched with several clusters of neighbors with electric cars.  This idea is to check how charging will affect demand of electricity in small area (typically one street). Monitoring and smart grid functions enable the turning off of charging for short…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 3

We Checked Out The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV At The Geneva Motor Show This Year

Auto Express Reviews Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (Video)

Auto Express recently did in the UK one of the most interesting reviews to date of the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV.  The Japanese SUV was rated very positively by Auto Express. Auto Express editors were surprised that the plug-in version is sold without a price premium over diesel Outlander. Adding to…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 1


MetroCab Featured In Fully Charged (Video)

The latest episode of Fully Charged is dedicated to Frazer-Nash’s Range Extended Electric (REE) Metrocab taxi for London. This very interesting and unusual car was recently tested by taxi drivers and, according to Frazer-Nash, should be sold without a premium over the diesel taxis (probably including tax incentives), which probably…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 4

Tesla Motors Commercial - Hope

Tesla Motors Commercial – Hope

We love these fan-made Tesla Motors commercials. This one here is simply a mash up of footage released by Tesla Motors and other sites. The end product, though not top-notch professional quality, still drives the point across: with the rise of Tesla Motors and, in particular its game-changing EV the…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 6


Video: Tesla Model S Gets Its Drift On

“What’s up guys & welcome to episode 5 of GT6 Let’s Drift. This time I drift a very unexpected car, the all electric but very cool Tesla Model S at Fuji & Laguna Seca.” Video gamers and Model S fans will appreciate the inclusion of Tesla’s electric sedan in what’s…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 5

BMW i3

BMW i3 Overview – Video

“An in depth review of the 2014 BMW i3 in Solar Orange Metallic w/Frozen Grey accent. Start up to the engine and test drive the BMW i3.” Says the description associated with this video. Unique to this i3 video is that there’s an ample amount of direct-from-BMW information such as…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 5

BMW i3 Autocross

BMW i3 Autocross – Video

“I really had a blast driving the all new BMW i3 at my local training event. This vehicle was designed from the ground up. It’s amazing!” Says the uploader of this YouTube video. The video quality isn’t stellar and it’s difficult to get a sense of speed as the BMW…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 8