A diary – Buying a used Model S from Tesla in the UK (and experiencing Tesla Breakdown service all too soon)

Late on Sat 25/1/20 "Just flippin' buy the thing if you think it's good value then" - so I pushed the button- and was rewarded with a hedgehog?! To cut a long story short, it took 27 days from order to the collection of the car. Tesla's communications weren't the best, I've had better from … Continue reading A diary – Buying a used Model S from Tesla in the UK (and experiencing Tesla Breakdown service all too soon)

FOR SALE: Hyundai Ioniq electric premium 28kWh, £15,900ono, December 2016, White, ~41,000 miles 5-door hatchback, 100% electric car with 120-160 mile range

In Swindon, UK Full main dealer service history. 100% battery health, with the full 28kWh still available Low servicing costs- as there really isn’t much to service Manufacturer’s 5 year guarantee until Dec 2021, with 8 years on the battery, until Dec 2024 All-season Goodyear Vector tyres, nearly new Heat-pump heating and air-conditioning, Pet-free and … Continue reading FOR SALE: Hyundai Ioniq electric premium 28kWh, £15,900ono, December 2016, White, ~41,000 miles 5-door hatchback, 100% electric car with 120-160 mile range

“Yay my energy bill is in!” or “How we pay only 9p a unit for our electricity!”

We switched to a time-of-use electricity tariff from Octopus in the summer, from an Economy 7 tariff. This means that the price of electricity varies every half an hour, depending on the wholesale price. Between 4pm and 7pm a peak-time 12 pence is added, capped at 35p/kWh. So there's an incentive to avoid the 4pm … Continue reading “Yay my energy bill is in!” or “How we pay only 9p a unit for our electricity!”