I’ve talked previously about my first impressions of our all-electric 2015 Renault Zoe, as well as our experience of living with it for the first few months. Now it’s time to talk about the main ‘elephant in the room’ when it comes to electric cars; what is it like on longer journeys?
One of my recent projects involved working alongside engineers and researchers from the energy sector, which has fueled my interest in green energy and lead me to – among other things – the Fully Charged show and other similar channels on YouTube. Through all this, I became interested in electric cars and I got the impression that the technology had advanced far enough that the time was right to give it a go.
Last month we went for a test drive of the 2015 Renault Zoe and a little over a week ago we brought her home. I thought it would be good to try and write an honest blog about what it is actually like to live with an electric car and our experience of making the switch.
Let’s start with some first impressions.(more…)