Public charging review: Kia EV6, Patrick McGrath

Public charging review: Kia EV6, Patrick McGrath

Patrick McGrath runs a Kia EV6 GT Line S AWD electric car and shares his experiences to-date on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? Poor. Compared to Europe, there are a lot of parts of the UK which don’t have fast chargers and it can be […]

Public charging review: BMW iX3 2021, Jaykayemm

Public charging review: BMW iX3 2021, Jaykayemm

Jaykayemm runs a BMW iX3 2021 electric car and shares their experiences to-date on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? Good   What and where are your favourite UK public chargers? Kirriemuir, Aberfeldy, Pitlochry & Stirling.   Sign-up to Electric Road now to receive a FREE […]

Public charging review: MG5 EV 2022, Geo68

Public charging review: MG5 EV 2022, Geo68

Geo68 runs a MG5 EV 2022 electric car and shares their experiences to-date on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? It works for me as I can’t have a home charger as I live in a flat with no private parking. With this in mind, I […]

Public charging review: Renault Zoe 2020, Purple Zoe

Public charging review: Renault Zoe 2020, Purple Zoe

Purple Zoe runs a Renault Zoe Play 2020 electric car and shares their experiences to-date on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? Rubbish basically. Getting better with contactless but still too many apps. Pumps on the motorways have been ‘upgraded’ for faster charging and contactless payment, […]

Public charging review: BMW i3 REx 2017, Peterboat

Public charging review: BMW i3 REx 2017, Peterboat

Peterboat runs a BMW i3 REx 2017 electric car comments on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? Some are very good others are a disaster, also it’s all the apps you need, they should all be contactless with a keyboard in case it asks for your […]

Public charging review – Skoda ENYAQ iV 80, Mr T

Public charging review - Skoda Enyaq IV80, Mr T

Mr T runs a Skoda ENYAQ iV 80 electric car comments on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? To be honest, I mainly charge on the home charger. We have relatives in Scotland and every time we travel we have issues with charging times, availability and […]

Public charging review: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 2018, J.Thomas

Public charging review: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 2018, J.Thomas

J.Thomas runs a Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 12kWh 2018 and shares his thoughts on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? I’d like to use an ‘unpublishable’ word! On a trip to Northumberland last year, our day trips were all within electric range of a charge point, except […]

Public charging review – MG5 EV 2022, Geo68

This is Geo68's first electric car, he's owned the MG5 from new and drives 10,000 - 15,000 miles annually. The current mileage of the car is between 1,000 - 5,000 miles and he achieves 220 miles range from a full charge.

Geo68 runs a MG5 EV electric car comments on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? Since I can only use public charging it’s really annoying when an ICE car is parked in the only free bay. Also, the number of apps I need and the different […]

Public charging review: Tesla Model 3 2021, David

Public charging review: Tesla Model 3 2021, David

David runs a Tesla Model 3 electric car comments on public charging.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? Unreliable – can never be really certain the charger will work and not be blocked by an ICE car or an inconsiderate EV Complex – no standard operation method, some […]

Public charging review: Kia Soul EV 2018, Derek

Public charging review: Kia Soul EV 2018, Derek

Derek runs a Kia Soul EV 30kWh 2018.   What do you think of the UK public charging network in general? The infrastructure just isn’t good enough e.g. rapid chargers with two parking bays but only one car can charge at a time,  what’s that all about?! When chargers go faulty for whatever reason they […]