My EV Story: Shaun Windsor – Tesla Model 3

With significantly cheaper running costs and over 100 models to choose from, it’s easy to see why drivers like Shaun Windsor are making the switch to electric vehicles in 2020. When looking to replace his current lease, there were many factors that helped change Shaun’s perceptions about going electric, including the extensive mile range and … Read more

Vehicle-to-Grid: What is all the fuss about?

We caught up with Octopus EV to tell us about an exciting new project they’re working on… 2020 has been a pretty big year for electric vehicles (EVs). Sales have hit an all-time high despite the pandemic, with a 162.2% increase this year to date compared to 2019. Many manufacturers have been releasing new EVs, with most … Read more

Is leasing an electric car a good idea?

At Go Ultra Low, we think leasing can be a great way to sample what it’s like to live with an electric car. But don’t just take our word for it, our partners Nationwide Vehicle Contracts have written a blog on the benefits of leasing… If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that we live … Read more

Choosing an Electric Vehicle

Choosing the right electric vehicle is an important part of your decision to switch to a cleaner, more enjoyable driving experience. There are a range of EV options available which are designed to suit different budgets, driving styles and tastes. The first thing to determine when buying an EV is which type of car is … Read more

Electric Vans

Fleets have been the driving force behind EV adoption in the UK with companies accounting for around two thirds of EV registrations. For businesses the benefits of switching to electric vans are huge and include an estimated 20-30% saving in repair, serving and maintenance costs plus significantly lower fuel overheads as well as additional Vehicle … Read more

Tax Benefits for Electric Vehicles

The Government is committed to helping increase the number of electric vehicles on the road in order to meet ambitious climate change targets and improve air quality in major cities. The way vehicle taxation is structured reflects this priority with a range of incentives. Benefits include the introduction of new Benefit in Kind (BIK) bands … Read more

Fleets & Businesses

Commercial EVs for fleets and businesses offer a number of benefits over conventional petrol and diesel powered vehicles. Businesses and fleets in the UK could save thousands by switching to electric cars or vans thanks to Government grants, significant fuel savings and hugely reduced repair and maintenance costs. By making the switch, businesses can also enhance their … Read more