Month: October 2020

Are Petrol & Diesel cars in a car park more flammable than electric cars ?

Discussion are taking place around the UK and Europe on the safety of electric cars and fire risks. Charging, is one of the greatest risks, as high currents are being used in confined spaces. Poor press reporting on BEV battery fires has fuelled the debate in a negative way. The examples quoted were not caused …

Are Petrol & Diesel cars in a car park more flammable than electric cars ? Read More »

BMW i3

Electric car insurance, Is it different? Do you need it?

Lets start at the beginning, do all mainstream insurance companies insure electric cars? The majority of mainstream insurance companies now insure electric cars. There were early reports of difficulties in the early days of electric motoring, firms like Aviva, LV, Direct Line and Admiral have all integrated EVs into their quotation systems. This makes insuring …

Electric car insurance, Is it different? Do you need it? Read More »