Articles by Mark

Video: Lucid Air Launch

Earlier this week Lucid took to the stage at their prototype shop in Fremont, California to unveil their first model – the Air. Apparently “designed from the inside out” the shape is a little uninspiring to me and reminds me…


Test Drive: Tesla Model S and Model X in Dublin

In our first guest post, Dr Aggelos Zacharopoulos (@energyUlster), shows us round the Tesla Model S and Model X on his recent trip to Dublin for a test drive…” A few months ago I contacted Tesla to arrange a test…


Video: NextEV’s NIO EP9 Electric Supercar

Electric cars are all wheezy and slow right? That’s still the opinions of a lot of misinformed people sadly. But serial super car owner SHMEE150 may start to change minds as he takes a look at NextEV’s NIO EP9 1360BHP…


NIEVO First Meet: The Photo Report

Around a dozen of us got together at last night’s inaugural NIEVO Cars and Coffee Meet. We had 9 vehicles (10 if you count the Tesla passing through), including a couple of BMW i3’s, a VW e-Golf and Golf GTE,…


For Your Diary: Inaugural NIEVO Cars & Coffee Meet

The first NIEVO meet date is set for the 1st of December, details below. Date: Thursday 1st December 2016 Time: 7:30pm Location: Applegreen Templepatrick Motorway Services If you’ve got an EV, PHEV (heck, a diesel SUV) and are interested in…


Video: What a Driverless World Could Look Like

Here’s an interesting Ted Talk from last week taking a look into the future and trying to figure out what a driverless world could look like. What if we could marry the convenience of cars with the efficiency and extra…


Video: Chevrolet Bolt Range Test

It’s still looking like we’re unlikely to see the Bolt on sale here any time soon, which is a pity as it looks like a really capable car with a huge 60 kWh battery. Check out this video as CNET’s…


Welcome

Welcome to the Northern Ireland EV Owners website. This is a group to promote EV ownership in Northern Ireland and beyond. We’ll look at all kinds of Electric Vehicles, the pros and cons of ownership, even those pesky PHEVs, as…