Going to miss my Active E…


So…  a little less than sixteen days until I return the Active E to BMW.

I had a great commute on the way into work today, which usually means that the commute home this afternoon will be heck…

You know that the freeways were good when you’re average speed for your journey is 55MPH…

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Mine was a very good day…

Granted, that meant that I used up a bit of battery getting to the office

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However, I was surprisingly efficient for someone averaging as fast as I was going today.

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That’s equivalent to 333.33 Watt Hours per Mile. Still pretty efficient.

Especially for a car that has

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a lot of miles…

Then again, I did use 68% SOC just to travel about fifty miles…

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There’s that.

I said it before… I’m going to miss my Active E.

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Dennis

rEVolutionary armed with a Tesla Model S S85 and a Tesla Roadster, when his wife let's him borrow it. Formerly driving a BMW Active E (2012-Feb to 2014-Feb). Dennis has been driving EVs since he found himself on the BMW Active E trials on February 2012. As a result of his involvement in the Active E program, he became Accidentally Environmental. Aside from this blog, he often tweets @dennis_p. When not driving, he can be found on the following Tesla/EV forums - teslamotorsclub.com, teslamotors.com, and model3ownersclub.com as AEdennis or on speakev.com as Dennis. In the interest of full disclosure, Dennis has an inherent bias toward electric vehicles and has an investment in and is LONG Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA).

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