About Jo Borrás

Jo Borrás I've been involved in motorsports and tuning since 1997, and write for a number of blogs in the Important Media network. You can find me on Twitter, Skype (jo.borras) or Google+.



Author Archives: Jo Borrás

UK Electric Cars 2x Greener Than In 2012

August 28th, 2017 | by Jo Borrás

Remember that BS news story from around 2005 about a Hummer being greener to own than a Toyota Prius over the life of the car? That story got debunked less than a year later, as — even by 2006 standards — the Prius is a pretty clean car. As we head into the 2018 model year, however, have things gotten any better for electric cars? According to a new study in the UK, things have gotten twice as good!


Renault Zoe eSport With 3 Second 0–60 Time Drifting (Video)

August 28th, 2017 | by Jo Borrás

With a 0–60 time of just over 3.0 seconds and massive torque, this tiny electric car from Renault is ready to deliver some seriously fun times. More importantly to US readers, however, is the question of how much of the technology from this one-off Renault Zoe eSport concept is based on the production model


Polestar Now An Electric Sports Car Company!

June 21st, 2017 | by Jo Borrás

Polestar has been making a name for itself on race tracks around the world by providing some of the closest and most exciting race finishes in recent history. Now, the Volvo-owned tuning firm is going to be competing with the real big boys in the automotive business — by becoming a manufacturer in its own right



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