OT: Driving pole-to-pole?

A husband and wife from Aberdeen aim to drive from the Arctic to Antarctica in an electric car. Chris and Julie Ramsey will set off to travel 17,000 miles (27,000km) from the Magnetic North to South Pole this week. Their vehicle will be powered for much of the trip by solar and wind energy…

"There will be a wind turbine and full double solar on this device which will be towed along, harnessing the renewable energy sources - the wind and the sun - to power the car.