Have you ever considered an electric car? Click here!
call us now
01856 751730
cars for sale sell your car recently sold cars guides testimonials faq about eco cars blog contact us

Petrol and Diesel fuel shortage !

January 16, 2019 - EV news

Motorists facing fuel shortage after being stranded on tiny Scottish island which has run out of petrol and diesel !

A recent change in haulage laws saw the island’s normal delivery of 2,000 litres cut to just 40 litres a week

Continue reading Petrol and Diesel fuel shortage !.

Nissan Leaf sold to London from Orkney

February 27, 2018 - Activities

Looking after our customers in a Leaf driving to London !

Last week we had a couple from London fly up to Orkney to collect their 2nd hand 30kwh Nissan Leaf.

They wanted an adventure and after the flight being canceled in Aberdeen to Orkney , they finally arrived on a cold Thursday evening at Kirkwall airport, yes the adventure had started with the airline called ‘Fly Maybe’ ! Continue reading Nissan Leaf sold to London from Orkney.

Plug in adventure !

June 29, 2017 - Activities

Plug in Adventure

My good EV friend is about to break the record books again in an EV with another plug in adventure !
So electric cars can’t drive far ?

We don’t think so ! not when we look at this Plug in adventure trip !
This standard 30kwh Nissan Leaf is about to set out from Aberdeen to , wait for it Continue reading Plug in adventure !.

Our First EV sold to Shetland !

March 20, 2017 - Activities

Our first Electric Van sold to Shetland customer

Last week we collected and had delivered to Shetland a full electric Citroen Berlingo van

A few days later we received a lovely review from Tom Jenkinson.

Tom and his partner Sue run a Continue reading Our First EV sold to Shetland !.

The future is Electric !

January 17, 2017 - EV news

Electric Vehicles 2017

Its been a busy 2016 for us at eco cars , and 2017 has started off very busy too !

With air quality being at the for-front of most cites  in the UK and abroad, the crack down on the ICE (Internal Combustion Engine) vehicles has Continue reading The future is Electric !.

Real experience of a new Leaf Owner !

November 8, 2016 - Uncategorized

Quick write up of 4 months of life with as a New Leaf owner in the Scottish highlands:

This summer we made a big move from Brussels to near Fort William on the west coast of Scotland. Moving away from the good transport links of a big city had us looking to buy our first family car to Continue reading Real experience of a new Leaf Owner !.

Twizy test drive !

May 30, 2016 - Activities

Twizy test drive

I bumped into Jonathan Porterfield the other day, AKA poster boy for Eco cars in Orkney. We hadn’t seen each other for quite a while and had a good catch up, and as Continue reading Twizy test drive !.

Orkney Stig !

March 14, 2016 - Activities

Great Blog from Orkney’s very funny Blogger Sarah Norquoy

Conversations about cars with my husband, (for today let’s call him Orkney Stig) are usually short lived affairs. When we looked at cars to buy a few years ago we narrowed it down to three to choose from. My input was as follows ‘was that the blue one, the black one or the red?’ I couldn’t tell apart one car from the next and neither did I really care. So when I was asked to guest blog about cars, Orkney Stig thought it was absolutely hilarious.
We have been the owners of an electric car now for about 18 months; I had Continue reading Orkney Stig !.

2015 The year of the EV

December 4, 2015 - Electric Cars

What a great 2015 EV year its been !

So as 2015 draws to a close here we have a brief summary of our 2015 The year of the EV !

The highlight was of course my drive from John O groats to Continue reading 2015 The year of the EV.

NO CO2 ! Orkney electric vehicles

December 1, 2015 - Activities

No co2 Orkney electric vehicles

No co2 Orkney electric vehicles ! On Saturday the 28th November 21 EV owners met to spell out no CO2 on Orkney at Hatston peir to send a message out to the world about what is happening now on Orkney.

We had owners of Nissan Leaf ,eNV200, Continue reading NO CO2 ! Orkney electric vehicles.

subscribe to our new car alerts
Fill in your details below and we will send you a new email whenever we have a new car come in. Don't worry, you can unsubscribe at any time.