Electric cars only a spark of genius away from acceptance

By Will Goodbody, Science & Technology Correspondent @willgoodbody For many years I’ve been fascinated by the concept of electric cars. Full of questions about what they are like to drive, how quiet they are, what it’s like to charge them, is ‘range anxiety’ overblown and do you need to be a bit of tree hugger to want one? Not so fascinated, I should add, that I was tempted to buy one last year, when I was forced to change my …