Tag Archive for 'Smart car'

The Electric Smart Car is ideal for Guernsey

July 4th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Tim Henderson loves his electric Smart Car.   It is extremely economical to run, has plenty of acceleration, and plenty of power, and is great for parking.  Overnight charging from an ordinary 13 amp household socket (on Economy 12, which currently costs 6.3 pence per unit) gives his electric Smart car a range of about 45 […]

The Electric Vehicle Company in Guernsey

March 16th, 2009 by Richard Lord

Mark Parr’s The Electric Vehicles Company goes from strength to strength. The Guernsey company is now the research and development centre for converting a number of petrol powered cars to battery power. The cars will be converted to battery power in the UK by the Electric Car Corporation Plc. The range of cars being converted […]

Guernsey’s Electric Smart Car

January 15th, 2008 by Richard Lord

Engineer Mark Parr with his brother founded The Electric Vehicles Company, which operates out of the old Rocquaine shellfish factory on Guernsey’s west coast.