NLET parts 3 & 4

Delayed for 70 minutes at the border while they checked over my apparently unusual car. Sigh. Currently at 177.7 miles, charged to 75% and will cell balance and check battery temperature with Leafspy before leaving here. Good news is battery temp is almost exactly the same as it was three charges ago, hovering at 93.8°F. […]




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NLET part 2

Leg 2: 51.9 miles, avg speed 50.2 mph. Overall speed to charger #2 (Aerovironment Bellingham) ~36.1 mph. Expect to leave here by 15:25…which would make an average of ~30.1mph The temperature has dropped to 35 degrees which is not very helpful. The border is approximately 27 miles from here and I will hit it by […]




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25,000 miles…125 days

I put the Leaf through a little test this week: a quick trip from Corvallis, Oregon to Encinitas, California. About four days of driving with a bunch of interesting stops and photo ops. A major highlight:Mark Frohnmayer of Arcimoto gave me a tour of their production facilities for the upcoming SRK8–a three-wheeled, super economical electric […]




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