How to plan an electric car adventure

How to plan an electric car adventure

I often get asked to give tips and advice for people looking to take their electric cars further afield or abroad. Road trips are not just the stuff of grainy movies and music videos. The road trip popularity growing, with...
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Epic Mongol Rally completed in an Electric car for the first time

Epic Mongol Rally completed in an Electric car for the first time

Scots couple Chris and Julie Ramsey of Aberdeen are the first entrant to complete the gruelling Mongol Rally in an electric car. It’s not possible! Many would have you believe an electric car is only capable of running you to...
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Electric Mongol Rally entrant interviewed by FullyCharged

Electric Mongol Rally entrant interviewed by FullyCharged

Friends of driveEV, Husband and Wife team Chris and Julie Ramsey have embarked on their a most epic electric adventure ever. Driving from their home in Aberdeen to Mongolia as the first ever electric car to enter the Mongol Rally,...
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Road trip celebrates 100,000 electric car milestone

Road trip celebrates 100,000 electric car milestone

In the sunshine of last Sunday, 18th June, 25 cars and drivers departed from London on an electric car road trip to Milton Keynes in celebration of the 100,000th electric vehicle registered in the UK. Travelling approximately 100,000 metres, the...
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All-Electric Nissan e-NV200 to take in the sights of Europe on a 6,000 mile tour

All-Electric Nissan e-NV200 to take in the sights of Europe on a 6,000 mile tour

  Based in France, Lionel Suissa is one of a group of artists promoting electric vehicles; bringing the pleasure of electric driving to a younger audience. Lionel and his team are about to lead a 35 day tour across Mainland Europe...
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Electric cars are just for commuting aren’t they? This Dutchman disagrees… Netherlands to Australia in an EV

Electric cars are just for commuting aren’t they? This Dutchman disagrees… Netherlands to Australia in an EV

Weibe Wakker is a Dutch explorer who aims to totally dispel the myth that an electric car can only be used for daily commute.  The 30 year old is driving from The Netherlands to Australia is his custom-made plug-in Volkswagen...
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This electric car is entering the 10,000 mile Mongol Rally and we’ve DRIVEN IT

This electric car is entering the 10,000 mile Mongol Rally and we’ve DRIVEN IT

The Mongol Rally is an untimed 10,000 journey across Europe, Kazastan, Russia and through Mongolia arriving 6-8 weeks later in the Russian town of Udat-Ule.  This year will see electric car advocates Plug In Adventures take their specially modified Nissan...
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Tesla driver set to be first to travel the UK coast in electric car

Tesla driver set to be first to travel the UK coast in electric car

Electric car advocate Stuart McBain is on a drive around Britain covering 3000 miles without using single a drop of petrol (or diesel).  With the aim to bust myths about electric car ‘range anxiety’ and to prove how easy it...
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Fully Charged joins the Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip in Dubai

Fully Charged joins the Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip in Dubai

Evolving from a European Road Trip of last year, 8 days of electric driving to prove it is possible to do so in a sustainable way, the Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT) movement arrived in Dubai – a country founded on...
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World’s biggest EV rally to take in the 1,600km “Grand Tour of Switzerland”

World’s biggest EV rally to take in the 1,600km “Grand Tour of Switzerland”

Details of the world’s biggest electric vehicle (EV) rally, the WAVE Trophy 2017, have just been announced. Hundreds of electric car enthusiasts from all over the world will participate taking on the Alps, mountain passes and the most spectacular sighs...
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