France’s power grid, already under strain at peak periods, could struggle to cope if growing numbers of electric car owners all recharge their batteries when they sit down for dinner, power sector executives say.
With the summer fast upon us (though you wouldn’t know it), Land Rover has created a range of season-friendly products including a guide to driving in Europe in preparation for 2012′s holiday season and vehicle health checks.
Driver training specialist IAM Drive & Survive is offering motoring tips to drivers going to France this summer. If you think driving in France is like driving here, but on the wrong side of the road, think again. There are now so many regulations about what you need to carry, you can end up looking like a Highways Agency patrol car.