Electric vehicles are nothing new as one of the first was on British roads in 1927 which as you can see was an Outram’s Bakery bread van built by Victor Electrics Ltd.
The challenge over the years has been technology as the components to create such a vehicle were large and heavy making the practicality only viable for large service vehicles to hide all the components as
you can see from the image of an Outram’s Bakery van waiting to be restored.
21st Century Reality
Today technology has made it possible to build viable electric vehicles for consumers besides business and at the same time the cost required has been drastically reduced making the vehicles affordable.
All vehicles not petrol or diesel reliant are now known as EV due to the advancement in technology not being confined to just electric as you also have hybrid and fuel cell options.
The vision of EV Digest is to support people making the move from petrol and diesel to an EV.
As the British Department for Transport focuses on EV’s we will be working closely to ensure everybody is informed making an informed decision as we move closer to 2040 when the ban of all petrol and diesel vehicles comes into force.
If looking for a new vehicle now is the time to consider an EV as traditional fuel forecourts will gradually remove petrol and diesel options and add EV fuelling options which in 10 years will account for at least 50% of a forecourt and the resale value of your current non EV will be far less than now.
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