A charge card for Portugal

For our Sumer holidays this year we were torn between going to south Italy or to attempt to get to Portugal. So of course I started to investigate getting an access card for the Spanish and Portuguese charging network. Spain was relatively easy. Just get the IBIL & Easy Charger apps, and make an account.… Continue reading A charge card for Portugal

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Future EV ?

Although my Ioniq is only 18 months or so old, I have been thinking for some time about what comes next. Originally I was thinking a Tesla Model 3 or maybe a Kona. However, a car I have been following for a while looks extremely interesting, and that’s the Byton M-Byte. I don’t know the… Continue reading Future EV ?

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2019 the first few months

Due to illness I haven’t updated the blog for a while, or for that matter driven very much. So what’s been going on with the Ioniq ? In January we drove to Pisa for a week. We left very early int he morning and reached Pisa y early evening. The trip was a bit of… Continue reading 2019 the first few months

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eRuda. A disappointment.

eRuda, or elektrisch Rund um den Ammersee, is the biggest meeting of EV drivers in Germany, and this year there was something like 270 EV registered to take part over the 3 day event. I had been looking forward to this since the spring. The meeting place was in Weilheim on the Friday 5th October.… Continue reading eRuda. A disappointment.

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Stelvio or Bust.

It sort of a tradition that we take all our cars up to the top of the Stelvio pass during the first summer that we have them. For the Ioniq, this was delayed a few times, but at last it was now time to do the trip. We left Munich at about 8am with 80%… Continue reading Stelvio or Bust.

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Norway

When we bought the Ioniq, we almost jokingly said we now had an excuse to goto Norway,  to test out the charging network. A few weeks later we decided we would drive there. Neither of us had ever been to Scandinavia, so it would be a total adventure for us.  Planning. In advance I obtained… Continue reading Norway

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Going to Norway

Our next (sort of) planned, trip will be in about 2 weeks to Norway. I have not actually made any plans, other than get a couple of charge cards and accounts for that area and get a toll road transponder. We have no idea where to go, but we wills stop at Copenhagen, and then… Continue reading Going to Norway

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