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UK Plug-in car sales on the up

According to the Office of Low Emission Vehicles, the number UK motorists who’s new car qualified for the plug-in car grant  rose in the first half of this year. Official figures show that 814 vehicles qualified for the...

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Electric cars and the heat of technology

When you first start driving an electric car, one of the biggest adjustments you have to make is with the heating. While it’s an equal pain to scrape ice from any kind of car, once a combustion engine is running it soon warms...

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FIRST DRIVE: Nissan Leaf

The Nissan Leaf is currently the only all Electric (EV) production car available in the UK. I have been lucky enough to be given some time behind the wheel to see if the Leaf could be a viable alternative to the  usual ICE...

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Nissan Leaf

What is the Nissan Leaf?The Leaf (short for Leading, Environmentally friendly, Affordable, Family car) is Nissan’s flag ship EV (Electric Vechicle). It was introduced in December 2010 amid a media frenzy. The Leaf is the...

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