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The Mission Electric Trip – Days 3 & 4

Follow along on the second part of Peter and Rob DeFranco’s fun and educational 4 day road trip down the California coastline, starting at San Francisco in the new all electric, BMWi3.  Their trip was first chronicled in GQ’s December 2013 and the second part is now in the January 2014 issue.  You can continue to cruise along with the guys as they journey 130 miles on Day 3 & 4 without ever stopping for gas.  See photos by Cliff Watts from their stops along the way including Penny Ice Creamery and Big Sur.  Be sure to pick up your copy of GQ today!  You can view magazine spread here.


Peter’s Electrifying Road Trip Videos

Peter posted to his fans on his twitter @peterfacinelli “Check out my #electrifying road trip vids w/ @robdefranco in all electric #BMWi3 @GQMagazine  #missionelectric http://report.gq.com/gqreport/missionelectric”  Peter and Rob had a great time together traversing 200+ miles of California coastline in the BMWi3 without utilizing any gas.  They were able to recharge at stations along the way.  They showed how this environmentally friendly vehicle is a viable means of transportation in our society.  Click the above link to watch the videos on GQ’s website.

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