Why Don’t Electric Cars Have Dynamos?

Whether your car is an all-electric car, hybrid or internal-combustion-engine (ICE) car, one thing you can’t do without is electrical power. Given the total dominance of the ICE car in the past century and more, many people have become familiar with the particular language of devices that are used in this power generation — battery, … Read more

Can You Rev An Electric Car?

Tesla Model 3 (EU model) on a road with sun in the background

In Hollywood movies, the teasing revving up of a car engine is typically the sign of an impending automotive duel of some kind, like a drag race. The revving sounds of cars have often been used to build tension before some dramatic run of a car, but will that be able to continue in the … Read more

Charging a Nissan Leaf On 110V-120V (L1) – Is it Practical?

An electric car charging up, with "240V~" and "110V~" printed on the label.

As electric vehicles have grown in popularity in recent years, the Nissan Leaf has emerged as one of the most popular models. One of the top things people think and worry about when purchasing or making the switch to an electric car is charging. There are many options available for those looking to “go electric.” … Read more