Robert Llewellyn in about two weeks in early July clocked 1,007 miles in his brand new Tesla Model S 85.

Fully Charged is full of first insights about the car, like energy use and strong regenerative brakes.

Maybe the most bold statement is about the internal combustion engine luxury sedans from major brands - they are priced similarly, although Tesla energy costs are so low that it would be ridiculous to buy an ICE.

"A little rumination on the 1st 1,000 miles in my Tesla Model S, other electric cars and why are there so many big bloated gas guzzling equivalent price fossil cars driven by old blokes like me?

And a bit of amateur car washing."