Adjust Your Aston Martin Fantasies to Involve Coiling Charging Cables and Range Anxiety

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Aston Martin is launching a full electric car, in the same vague sort of way that Aston makes any cars at all. It’s only making 155 of the all-electric version of the Rapide E, and they’ve probably all been bagsied already by popstars and digital entrepreneurs. And even then it’s some old body shape with new electric parts stuffed in and a 10-inch screen for a dash.

There’s nothing amazingly high-end about the key EV components of the car either, as all buyers get here is a fairly decent for 2019 65kWh capacity battery, that Aston says should be good for a WLTP range of “over” 200 miles on a full charge – and it can hit a 100kW charging


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