Bob drives an Audi e-tron 55 quattro 2022 electric car.
This is Bob’s third electric car, he’s owned the Audi e-tron 55 quattro from new and drives 15,000-20,000 miles annually. The current mileage of the car is between 1,000-5,000 miles and he achieves 225 miles range from a full charge.
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Why did you choose this electric car?
I have been driving Audis for over 25 years so felt confident it would be good. This is my second e-tron having bought one of the very first ones back in May 2019. I loved it so much we decided to get a newer one.
Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this electric car.
- Speed of charging
- Relaxing drive.
Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this electric car.
- A wee bit too big but other than that I can’t think of anything.
Have you experienced any faults with the car? If so, what have they been?
The 2019 one had a fault with the charger door but it was replaced under warranty.
What are the standout tech features of the car?
Very quiet, superb sat nav, good range of drive settings depending on where you want to go i.e. off-road, comfort, efficiency, etc.
Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this electric car.
It has a 660-litre boot!
What electric car are you interested in next and why?
Not thinking that far ahead but it would have to be good to beat this one. Might just have to have another e-tron.
What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Rolec – it does the job but we have a poor mobile signal so just use it as a dumb charger.
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What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Octopus – have had no issues with them at all but due to poor mobile signal can’t get a smart meter.
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What public charging networks would you recommend to others and why?
IONITY, InstaVolt & ChargePlace Scotland – all invariably work and give a good charge speed.
List your top 3 favourite public charging networks (in order of preference).
- ChargePlace Scotland.
Who do you insure your electric car with? Would you recommend them to others and why?
NFU Mutual – reasonably priced. Never had to claim but I think they will be alright to deal with.
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Estimate how much money you save per month owning and running an electric car compared to a petrol/diesel car.