With more and more electric cars on the roads every year, the Top Gear team’s decided to test the mettle of the three biggest-selling EVs on a trip through Michigan.
The test? Tanner, Adam, and Rut want to see if the silent little movers can ever be cool. To unpick this scientific conundrum, the boys subject a Nissan Leaf, Ford Focus Electric and Fiat 500e to a series of challenges. Including a faintly odd race through a shopping mall. And what’s bestowed on the victorious, er, victor? A drive in the volt-powered Tesla Model S.
If you can’t wait to watch it tonight at 10/9c on History, check out our exclusive teaser below.
For you non-Americans, console yourself with the time that James and Jeremy took a Nissan Leaf and Peugeot iOn to glamorous Lincoln…