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Re: Bargain Basement Electric

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you can in a Nissan
you can in a Nissan
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Clearly not the right snow for a bit of BB Electric Windscreen Art!
S'no art
S'no art
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That is excellent work Neil, especially the eyes and fingers!! I'm dead impressed. The nearest I could get to snow art at the moment would be to wash the car and use my snowfoam but that would mean washing three and I'm not that concerned!! :-D
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Electric Byway to the Sun<br />You can in a Nissan
Electric Byway to the Sun
You can in a Nissan
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BB Leaf with Lidl's finest Polar Bear
BB Leaf with Lidl's finest Polar Bear
solar powered leaf
solar powered leaf
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You can in a Nissan<br />BB Leaf goes birdwatching
You can in a Nissan
BB Leaf goes birdwatching
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highway to the sun<br />you can in a Nissan
highway to the sun
you can in a Nissan
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NewcastleFalcon wrote: 30 Jan 2021, 18:38 Image
Loving the picture Neil :cool:
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bright and beautiful!  bargain basement electric!
bright and beautiful! bargain basement electric!
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A splash of colour for the thread
A splash of colour for the thread
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NewcastleFalcon wrote: 04 Mar 2021, 21:46 Image

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Alright, who's got a new toy then? :-D
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mickthemaverick wrote: 04 Mar 2021, 21:48 Alright, who's got a new toy then? :-D
Discovered this in my travels :-D Has an andy warhol effect :-D

https://www.imgonline.com.ua/eng/effects.php

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I've got one too now!! :rofl2:
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11,500 electric miles now takes the BB Leaf to the 40,000 mile mark.
11,500 electric miles now takes the BB Leaf to the 40,000 mile mark.
More than outperforming the original back of a tab packet calculations so far, and I "set aside" the savings over petrol on a monthly basis.

Small element of "making it work" in terms of planning charging-up en route on longer trips out, but no great inconvenience travelling around Northumberland/Durham/Scottish Borders.

Having the BB Micra as what I describe as a detached hybrid is very useful at times. It is maximum ICE bargain basement motoring. Zero depreciation/financing, the normal fixed costs of VED and Insurance, minimal maintenance MOT to MOT, and the odd half a tank of fossil fuel to keep it ticking over.

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