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Electric car challenge: No room for luxuries

BBC reporter Brian Milligan has completed 181 miles of his Electric Mini challenge.

He is attempting to drive from London to Edinburgh, using only public charging-posts.

Brian has now reached Sheffield, having recharged at Milton Keynes, Leicester and Nottingham.

Here he talks about some of the practical difficulties of driving an electric car, including the number of cables you need to carry in the back.

  • 12 Jan 2011