Automobiles of the longer term are virtually definitely going to be powered by electrical energy. We’re not going to have a lot selection as governments all over the world look to ban petrol and diesel powered automobiles in favor of EVs.

On one hand, that is clearly nice for the surroundings, nevertheless it makes me a little bit unhappy, as a result of most up to date EVs simply kind of really feel, the identical. All of them have baggage of torque, speed up swiftly, are silent, and are simply typically a pleasure to drive. However the place is the allure, 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. Shade decisions are duller than a bag of previous nuts and bolts — Tesla has simply 5 colours to select from, crimson, black, silver, darkish blue, and white, larger meh.

I’m simply so uninspired by what’s out there proper now. Automobiles just like the Honda-E and Mini E are attempting to buck the development, 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 corporations on the market making fascinating 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 primarily based on a 1953 Jaguar XK120.


Credit score: Motor Authority