Evie has been on the road for 60 years, but now there’s something extra wonderful about her.

Everyone knows electric vehicles are the future, but it doesn’t mean we have to leave our history behind.

Mercury wants Kiwis to think about electric vehicles in a wonderful new way so converting a classic old beauty seemed the perfect way to bring that idea to life. They found the ’57 Ford Fairlane in Mt Maunganui. Then, with the help of a couple of EV conversion specialists from the deep south, Evie was given a new lease on life. 

Watch the full story below.