25 Sep '12, 6pm

Electric Odyssey travels around the world in 300 charges, 15,500 miles

Electric Odyssey travels around the world in 300 charges, 15,500 miles

ELECTRIC ODYSSEY: THEY'RE HERE! 24/09/2012 After eight months, 25,000 kilometres, 17 countries crossed and almost 300 charges for just €250 of electricity, the CITROËN C-ZERO arrived back in Strasbourg, France, today. It is the first production electric car to complete a round-the-world tour. Antonin and Xavier, the two heroes of the Electric Odyssey, talked about the highlights of their journey in a videoconference with some of the "pluggers" they met on their travels. Relive the event on CITROËN's Facebook page... With their CITROËN C-ZERO, Antonin and Xavier have arrived back in Strasbourg, the starting point last February of the Electric Odyssey, the first round-the-world tour in an electric vehicle. Their objective was clear: to improve the image of electric cars with the general public and reassure people concerning their use. An objective that they have now reached ...

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