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2018 Nissan Leaf launch info

Since I was performing Dads taxi duties for my daughter at 1:00am I was awake for the new 2018 Nissan Leaf launch, so here are the relevant points from the presentation.   Presentation First of all the presentation start was…


Residential battery storage secures 5% vat

Residential battery sales have been given a boost by reducing the vat from 20% to 5% when sold WITH Solar panels. This is great news to further reduce the entry cost for Solar home generation and storage. News article from…




Tesla Model 3 News

Earlier today, during a typical Musk Tweet storm, Elon tweeted a video showing the first glimpse of the Tesla Model 3 Release Candidate. For those that don’t know, the Model 3 production appears to have jumped the normal Beta testing…



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…


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…


Tesla Model X Spotted in UK

OK cheating a bit, it’s a left hand drive version and it’s in the Tesla showroom in London, so not exactly on the road, but at least it afforded me a chance to test out the rear doors and both rows…


Jaguar I-Pace – Tesla Model X alternative ?

Here’s the new Jaguar I-Pace. It may be a concept, but indications are the production car will be released in 2018. It’s slated to have a 90kWh battery, a range of 220+miles (EPA) and a rather quick 4 second 0-60…