Evan Williams

The first car Evan ever drove was an electric. Of course, it could only go forward, backward, and turn left, but it was a Ferrari! And he's moved on since then. A mechanical engineering technologist and longtime auto journalist, Evan knows about all types of cars and what makes them hum. He's even autocrossed a hybrid to multiple regional autocross championships. Evan lives in Canada near the ocean where he hangs out with his wife along with his Dalmatian named Morgan. Yes, she's named after the car. The dog, that is.
Evan Williams
Looking Ahead: EV Pulse Canada looks forward to driving these vehicles in 2021

Now that you’ve heard from the American contributors about what they’re looking forward to driving the most in 2021, we thought we’d ask the same of our Canadian compatriots up north. Between hockey and maple syrup consumption, you might wonder when our Canadian friends even have time to drive cars. We’re fortunate, though, to have […]

by Evan Williams
12/29/2020
Going the distance: 200,000 miles in a 2009 Honda Civic Hybrid, one of the worst hybrids made

Mainstream hybrids and EVs have been around for more than two decades but every time I hear a conversation about them it’s like they’re some sort of bleeding-edge mystery that has yet to be explored by modern engineering. They’re full of worries about long-term reliability and the fear of expensive battery changes. I’m here to […]

by Evan Williams
12/18/2020
Used EV buying guide: 7 tips and tricks for finding your dream electric vehicle

So you want an Electric Vehicle, but the sticker shock of a brand-new one has you looking elsewhere? Why not a used EV? As sales continue to grow, more and more previously charged electric vehicles are becoming available, especially in states that have been offering big incentives on new ones for years. A new type […]

by Evan Williams
11/2/2020