Gavin Shoebridge – an electric vehicle nut, a keen environmentalist

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My electric car progress report

December 19th, 2014 at 10:02 am » Comments (1)

If you know me, you'll know I'm crazy about electric cars. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="558"] Me in front of my old 1972 MG B GT. One of the 23 (and counting) ...more »

The new Tesla Model S “D”

October 10th, 2014 at 9:39 am » Comments (0)

Holy moly, have you seen how quick the Tesla Model S "D" (dual motor, four-wheel-drive) is from 0-100 km/h? [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="480"] That's one fast machine.[/caption] It does 0-100km/h in 3.2 ...more »

Shai Agassi’s Better Place has Gone Bankrupt

May 26th, 2013 at 10:46 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_1204" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Better Place is bankrupt. Now prepare for a page full of "I told you so" boasting.[/caption] I told you this would happen. GreenCarReports just announced it a few ...more »

The Tesla Model S Will Never be a Success.

May 23rd, 2013 at 7:53 am » Comments (1)

[caption id="attachment_1168" align="aligncenter" width="680"] What if Elon Musk had listened to the wisdom of anonymous Internet posters?[/caption] Yes it's a very bold headline with an even bolder picture of a crashed ...more »

More Electric Cars = More Recharging Points Too

May 17th, 2013 at 11:57 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_1165" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Expect to plug your car in rather than fill it up very soon.[/caption] The number of electric-vehicle charging stations in the United States alone is expected to ...more »

Ford EcoBoost Engine: When Good Hype Goes Bad

February 7th, 2013 at 1:26 am » Comments (2)

[caption id="attachment_1064" align="aligncenter" width="671"] Ford's self-proclaimed "Best motor in the World" fares poorly compared to an electric motor.[/caption] According to an interesting article from Green Car Reports' Antony Ingram, it turns ...more »

Future of Electric Cars Getting Better Each Day

September 13th, 2012 at 10:09 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_999" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="Slowly but surely, the image of electric cars is changing..."][/caption] Electric vehicles are polarising. Advocates will point out they are the way of the future, a viable ...more »