Can we talk about Electric Vehicles?

Can we talk about Electric Vehicles?

Read a “car crash” of an exchange on LinkedIn this morning between an advocate of EV and someone worried about the supply of Lithium (and presumably other materials) for batteries. It was all there, disagreement yes, but conflicting data presented as facts, emotion...
Innovation in Electric Car Design

Innovation in Electric Car Design

I took this photo at the Geneva Motor-show a couple of years back. It’s the all electric Microbus that VW have been threatening to make for a couple of years now. We need cars like this. There’s something a little sad about EVs built to look like current petrols and...
How old is the average car in the UK?

How old is the average car in the UK?

How old is the average car in the UK? It’s 8.3 years and that’s been getting worse every year since 2005. This is the first in a short series of posts about the UK car market, its size, age, fuel mix and how it competes with other countries…. The graph on the...