Category Archives: Comparison

An examination of differences or similarities

Behind the purchase decision

So far, the blog has been a mix of posts about the vehicles we have and the vehicles that interest us.  I hope that you’re finding value in the stories about what life is like with an electric vehicle. What … Continue reading

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A review of the all-electric, all-weather Nucleus by Electro Force Cycles

The pitch Think you can’t take part in decreasing the nation’s dependence on foreign oil? Want to support a local Washington business? Want to glide quietly along scenic Pacific Northwest roads, sneaking up on wildlife without leaving a smelly eco-footprint? … Continue reading

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A Seattle High School raffles an $85K Tesla S–winners think it’s gorgeous

Garfield High School in Seattle held a raffle on March 1st as a way to compensate for budget cuts.  The grand prize?  A Tesla Model S, priced at about $85,000. The winners, one of whom herself helped with fundraising for … Continue reading

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Choosing our Second Car

We’ve been a one car, two motorcycle household for years.  Winters in the Seattle area are fairly mild, and you can ride a motorcycle year round with just a little preparation except for a week here and there when the … Continue reading

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More throttle means less range

Returning home late from work last night, there were very few cars on the road, such that I was able to ride at full throttle almost the entire way: 60 mph highway, and 40, 45, and 50 mph city and rural roads. … Continue reading

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Registration unblocked! Paperwork received! Tax dilemma ahead!

When last I wrote about the paperwork involved for the Current Motor Super Scooter, it was both a sad and happy day.  The paperwork had arrived, but it was incomplete.  Missing were both the assignment of ownership to me by name … Continue reading

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