Automobiles of the long run are virtually actually going to be powered by electrical energy. We’re not going to have a lot alternative as governments world wide look to ban petrol and diesel powered automobiles in favor of EVs.

On one hand, that is clearly nice for the surroundings, however it makes me somewhat unhappy, as a result of most up to date EVs simply type of really feel, the identical. All of them have luggage of torque, speed up swiftly, are silent, and are simply typically a pleasure to drive. However the place is the attraction, noise, courageous styling, and quirks, and intermittent electrical faults that give a automotive character and character?

[Read: EVs are better for the environment than cars — even when charged by coal-generated electricity]

When you ask me, the styling of contemporary EVs is bland and uneventful, meh. Colour selections are duller than a bag of outdated nuts and bolts — Tesla has simply 5 colours to select from, purple, black, silver, darkish blue, and white, greater meh.

I’m simply so uninspired by what’s obtainable proper now. Automobiles just like the Honda-E and Mini E are attempting to buck the pattern, however I don’t count on these to be as profitable as Tesla are when it comes to gross sales, so it appears nothing will change.

Fortunately although, there are firms on the market making attention-grabbing and thrilling EVs by changing traditional vehicles — UK-based EV conversion firm Lunaz is one such firm.

All different EVs ought to step apart, as a result of Lunaz is making the proper electrical automobile, and it’s based mostly on a 1953 Jaguar XK120.


Credit score: Motor Authority