These are eight, random "Daily Photographs" from my personal Flickr collection.

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Walking. Not Driving Something New.

Neat. I just got back from a walk down through the 'W'. It definitely feels like spring with all the people playing hookey outside in the sun. My love for Pier Park has been rekindled.

Pier Park
This was taken almost exactly two years ago. Today looked the same.

Today is a bit sad though as I requested my KIA deposit back from the dealership. Back in January, I was sure that KIA Canada would have the Niro PHEV available as it already had been released in Europe and the US. Unfortunately, they're a little slow on the uptake here and still do not expect one on the lot until September. I would kick myself if I bought something that didn't plug in! September would be a perfect time of year for many buyers, but not for us. We can be classed as Canadian 'snowbirds' and expect to be off again next November on our 10-year plan. I can't justify buying a new vehicle, running it for a few months, and then storing away it for five.

I guess I hesitantly have decided that it'd be better to replace my old pickup a year from now. Perhaps, there will be an additional choice of a PHEV version or an all-electric by then! We'll see.


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