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Longest electric car trip ends

  • 08/04/2019
  • A Dutchman completed an epic 95,000 km journey by electric car in Sydney in a bid to prove the viability of such vehicles in tackling climate change.
  • Wiebe Wakker drove his retrofitted station wagon nicknamed “The Blue Bandit” across 33 countries in what he said was the world’s longest-ever journey by electric car.
  • The trip from the Netherlands to Australia took just over three years and was funded by public donations from around the world, including electricity to charge the Bandit, food and a place to sleep.