Gavin Shoebridge – an electric vehicle nut, a keen environmentalist

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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 »

Bob Lutz: The future of electric cars is more range and less cost

September 8th, 2012 at 12:53 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_991" align="aligncenter" width="550" caption="BMW\'s all electric i3. Not terribly impressive, but it\'s a good start."][/caption] If you believe Bob Lutz, in 40 years from now we'll all be driving around ...more »

Hey Electric Car Fans: Lithium Battery Prices Still Falling

November 2nd, 2011 at 1:21 pm » Comments (2)

[caption id="attachment_873" align="aligncenter" width="525" caption="This is very good news for electric car conversions"][/caption] By 2012, thousands of new plug-in hybrid and all-electric vehicles will be filling garages, from expensive factory-built electric ...more »

Panasonic and Tesla Sign 4 year, 80,000 Vehicle Battery Deal

October 14th, 2011 at 3:14 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_843" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Tesla Model S - Only Months Away from the Market"][/caption] Panasonic Corporation and Tesla Motors finalized a supply agreement for automotive-grade lithium-ion battery cells to be used ...more »

What should you do with old electric car batteries?

September 12th, 2011 at 11:37 am » Comments (0)

A common misconception of electric cars and hybrids is that when the car is at the end of it's life, the batteries are dumped in landfill. I've heard this argument ...more »

Electric Car Batteries and Their Lifespans

April 13th, 2010 at 11:24 pm » Comments (1)

Thinking about converting a car to run on electricity? If you are, then before you shell out your hard earned dollars you're probably wondering just how long your shiny new ...more »

Nissan Leaf USA Pricing Revealed – with Batteries Included

March 31st, 2010 at 1:52 pm » Comments (0)

Nissan has just sent shockwaves through the motoring world by announcing the price of their new all-electric 100-mile-range Nissan Leaf, to be released at the end of this year. The Leaf ...more »