Electric car to stop in city as part of 2,500-mile trip

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AN ELECTRIC car that is attempting to complete a 2,500-mile bucket list road trip will be passing through Portsmouth.

The Route 57 will come to the city on April 8 as part of its journey through 57 must-see destinations across England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland.

The road trip runs from April 6 until April 26, starting in Plymouth and ending in Galway.

Route 57 was designed as the UK and Ireland’s answer to US Route 66, by Jurys Inn Hotels.

For more details go to route57.org.uk.