What is your name?
What is the make and model of your EV?
BMW i3 94 Ah
What year was your EV registered?
How long have you owned your EV?
1 – 2 years
What is the mileage on your EV?
1,000 – 5,000 miles
How many EVs have you owned?
This is my first
What is the average mileage range you achieve from your EV when fully charged?
Why did you choose this car?
Specification and mileage matched my budget and needs.
Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this car?
- It’s quick to pull away from the lights, join a dual carriageway etc.
- The sunroof lets in fresh air
- It’s different to the usual mass produced cars.
Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this car?
- The other drivers hate me because it’s a BMW
- I crap myself each time I carefully drive it into my narrow garage
- Teslas are quicker from the lights!
Surprise us! Tell us something surprising about this car?
The boot is enormous (coming from a Mini) and I can easily fit in my telescope, mount, tripod and eye piece case without folding down the seats!
What EV are you interested in next and why?
I don’t know, I’m in my second month of owning this one!
What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
I don’t have one in my current home.
What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Octopus, recommended by a friend and yes! Use this link and save yourself £50 – share.octopus.energy/sand-pony-393
What public charging networks do you use? Would you recommend them to others and why?
Gridserve, awesome. Instavolt as well. Avoid BP Pulse, they charge you (twice) for delivering nothing!