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The concept is simple at Retro electric. They take what is truly great about classic cars and improve upon the parts that aren’t. They have kept the iconic good looks, laugh-out-loud driving characteristics and 1960’s design flair. They also improve the engine performance (now all-electric), braking and handling. The result is a fusion of modern and heritage.

The "Jeans" edition has a motor rated at 120 hp/173 lb/ft torque, a liquid cooled motor controller, 6.6 kW charger which means you can fully charge in 4 hours and Type 2 charging socket hidden discreetly behind the fuel filler cap! The photography took place at London Golf Club, one of my favourite locations to shoot, the Orange Beetle popped against the club house and greenery.