Monthly Archives: April 2014

MacArthur Glen Retail Park

We decided on a trip from Halifax up to the Retail Park near to York, its on the crossroads of the A64 & A19, one of our weekend destinations for a browse and a cuppa. As the Ecotricity fast charger … Continue reading

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Inducing range anxiety

Originally posted on Not an ICE car:
As a rule I’m not allowed to let Evie’s battery get very low; with wife and children in the car it’s more than my life’s worth to get us stranded.  So when the chance came…

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Halifax to Northampton (and back !)

Sunday arrived and we set off for Northampton as that’s where Jeffery West the shoe makers head office is, my favourite shoes !.We arrived at Woolley Edge services to find a Black Leaf already charging, he had come down from … Continue reading

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All Quiet on the Western Front

Its been a quiet weekend EVie-wise We had a trip west over to Manchester via IKEA Ashton which has a evotricity fast charger for both Renault and Nissan. Headed over early enough, bit of an issue getting in as the … Continue reading

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Carwings or is it Carwrongs ??

For the unknowing the Nissan Leaf comes with remote access to check things like the state of charge, switch your climate control on prior to getting in so its nice and warm, journey logs etc etc. So today as our … Continue reading

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Week One – Living with Evie

I reckon every man and his dog has called their EV Evie but there you go its a popular name !. We have been living with Evie for nearly a week now having picked her up last Saturday and today … Continue reading

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