Black Current III: 0-60mph in 1.6s and Battery-Powered


Black Current III is a 1965 100% electric VW Beetle custom built by Sam and Olly Young from Hungerford VW Club using bits of a milk float.

Black Current III: Smoking

When I first heard about Black Current (version 1, I think) the people I was with at the time remarked that

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Electric Car Top Trumps: A Round up of 44 Electric Vehicles


There has been huge progress in the development of electric vehicles and we are at a point now where electric cars are a feasible alternative to petrol and diesel. The variety of electric vehicles already launched or expected to be launched soon is huge (top speeds vary from 24mph to 208mph!) and I wanted to

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Attention Grabbing Printed Textiles


I don’t own a car but if I did I would very much like it to be an original Fiat 500. What they lack in size they make up for in character and the sight of one driving past is guaranteed to bring me to a standstill. There are no shortage of original Fiat 500′s and

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New Hybrid Eco Car to be Launched at Paris Motor Show


The first (Californian) factory-built Fisker Karma will be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in Oct 2010. The stylish hybrid retails for $87,000, does 0-60 in under 6s, has a maximum speed of 120mph, averages 100mpg, sports “eco-suede” and solar panels and in my opinion looks a whole lot cooler than a Prius. Images from www.fiskerautomotive.com


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