What is your name?
What is the make and model of your EV?
Renault Zoe R90 Dynamic Nav 40kWh
What year was your EV registered?
How long have you owned your EV?
3 – 4 years
What is the mileage on your EV?
20,000 – 30,000 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?
Had Renaults before so natural choice. Price and range also.
Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this car?
- Powerful enough to get past tractors and trailers
- Comfortable for most journeys
- Running costs low as have home charger.
Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this car?
- Impossible to trade-in due to financial agreement on battery
- Renault Finance useless at responding to questions
- Doors need adjusting
- Poor quality tyres on delivery. Only lasted 18000 miles and side walls on 3 gave out.
Surprise us! Tell us something surprising about this car?
In power mode it leaves the rest standing.
What EV are you interested in next and why?
VW ID.3. Range 260 and feels like a car of the future.
What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Pod Point and no. Original install incorrect and it took 3 months to get it corrected. At my last house I had Chargemaster who changed their point when it failed.
What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Octopus – Spring 2002 and cheapest 100% renewable we could find.
What public charging networks do you use? Would you recommend them to others and why?
Electric Highway generally available. Cost high.
Who do you insure your EV with? Would you recommend them to others and why?
Quotemehappy (Aviva online).