Environmentally conscious millennials are driving a classic car resurgence by converting Minis, Fiat 500s and VW Beetles into electric vehicles. Specialist companies set up to refurbish classic car and give them a new lease of life with electric batteries say they have had increased requests from under-40s who want “the perfect city car”. Owning a classic car has traditionally been a very labour-intensive pursuit, mostly because their engines need constant care. Now, with the Government planning clampdowns on diesel and petrol cars and Ultra Low Emission Zones cropping up across city centres, many are deciding to convert classic cars to electric.
Telegraph 10th April 2021 read more »