Here's some text excerpts from Danny's video-blog, but of course the real content is in the videos and you'll have to see them for yourself:
I'm buying an electric car and i'm planning to share the experience of ownership in a vlog. This vlog will chart the purchase and running of an electric car day to day in central London. [...]
I'm struggling to come to terms with the idea that you can park for free in central London with this car. You'll understand what I mean if you've ever had an altercation with a traffic warden here. Due to the terrorist attacks, there were 50,000 extra cyclists on the roads last Thursday, some of whom looked decidedly wobbly. I 've also heard that the second hand value on these cars is appreciating...perhaps there is an ev future after all. Click on the image to view video. [...]
Where there would normally be an engine there's a can of water. I have to remember to water the car once a week to keep the batteries in order! [...]
And we're off! I can tell you - this thing is great. This morning I got a huge thumbs up from a man at the bus stop, so apart from the occasional 'point and laugh' it seems to be pretty popular. Mind the speed limit and those terrible road humps though...
::Danny's Contentment, ::REVA, ::G-Wiz: Britain's greenest car
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