The converted EV called Metron 7, previously a Mazda5, drove 513 miles on one charge this week as part of WAVE 2015.
There's a lot of EV love going on in Slovenia. While we've heard about the country's biofuel work before, the electric vehicle scene has thus far escaped our radar. This will no longer be the case, thanks to the work of Andrej Pecjak and the crew at the Metron Institut.
Competitors in the small-car segment didn't do nearly as well. Four vehicles earned "poor" grades.