DrivetheARC charges your Nissan Leaf for free

By | 2018-07-16T12:59:54+00:00 July 15th, 2018|Categories: Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), electricity, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , |

I parked my Nissan Leaf at the charging station in front of Savemart in Auburn, CA, clicked on start, put my EVgo card up to scan, and it didn't work. I was just about to try it again when another Leaf driver got out of his car, put his iPhone up to the charger and [...]

2018 Nissan Kicks for millineals and baby boomers

By | 2018-06-25T16:47:59+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Categories: Nissan|Tags: |

For years after the first Apple iPhone came onto the market, I owned a Blackberry. I was a blackberry loyalist, a two-thumber as they called us, we could write entire paragraphs with just our two thumbs emulating the secretary of yesteryear. My husband, ever the geek at heart, bought an iPhone as soon as they [...]

Active Grandparents SUVs WAPO carchat

By | 2017-08-14T13:57:31+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Categories: #carchat, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , |

Car manufacturers are listening to you and have created the compact SUV. I call it the AGSUV - active grandparents SUV. Grandparents are around sixty years old, almost at retirement, while their kids are in full tilt with their kids and all of their stuff. Grandparents take their grandkids in their cars, and they buy [...]

Fast Furious and Fun at Geneva Motor Show

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:21+00:00 March 12th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy|Tags: , , , , , , |

A friend went to the Geneva Motor Show and came back with some photos of cars that struck them. A couple of the cars were concepts, others will only be seen in Europe, a couple will make it to the shores of the United States of America. The cars are a mix of mainstream and [...]