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Tag : Electric Vehicle

New-gen battery tech to provide 300-mile range in next Kia EV

4 days ago / 0 comments

Kia has confirmed its next major electric vehicle (EV), due circa 2020, will offer a range in excess of 300 miles and will likely be equipped … Read More »

Dyson confirms electric vehicle production in Singapore

2 months ago / 0 comments

Dyson has confirmed plans to construct its first automotive manufacturing facility in Singapore, with the first production car to roll off the line in 2021.

UK startup cracks on-street EV charging

7 months ago / 0 comments

A British startup claims to have a solution for the 11.6m UK households currently unable to charge an EV at home, using retractable telescopic charge posts.

60% of vehicles in London to be electric by 2030

7 months ago / 0 comments

Latest forecasts by CEBR show nearly 60% of vehicles in London will be electric in just 12 years time.

Jaguar electrifies Heathrow with 200 I-Pace

7 months ago / 1 comments

A fleet of 200 electric Jaguar I-Pace are to be used as a luxury chauffeur service operating to and from Heathrow airport.

EV used values up 41% in Q1 while diesel remains strong

8 months ago / 0 comments

Average selling prices for electric vehicles shot up 41% in the first quarter of 2018, outperforming the market, while diesel values held steady.

Are car brands failing potential EV buyers?

8 months ago / 0 comments

Potential electric car buyers are increasingly confused and frustrated over their online experience, according to analysis by Sophus3.

NewMotion highlights continued EV growth in UK

9 months ago / 0 comments

An increase in EV charging sessions to more than half a million were witnessed by NewMotion in 2017, latest figures reveal.

Audi opens deposits for electric e-tron SUV

9 months ago / 0 comments

Deposits are now being taken for Audi’s fully electric e-tron SUV ahead of its launch later this year.

Dyson seeks additional 300 automotive workforce for EV project

9 months ago / 0 comments

Dyson is looking to employ a further 300 people in “automotive” positions, as it works towards developing its first electric vehicle.

Jaguar I-Pace pricing, range and final spec revealed

9 months ago / 0 comments

Jaguar has revealed pricing, a near-300-mile range and final production specification for its first electric vehicle; the I-Pace.

Hyundai Kona Electric revealed with 292-mile WLTP range

10 months ago / 0 comments

Hyundai has revealed the electric version of the Kona compact SUV, confirming a range of almost 300 miles under the new WLTP cycle and rapid 100kW … Read More »

Rotary power returns as part of Mazda’s eco range

10 months ago / 0 comments

Mazda has confirmed its first electric car will be available with an optional range extender; the first rotary engine fitted to its production models since the … Read More »

InstaVolt to add further 400 rapid charge points to UK network

11 months ago / 0 comments

Plans to launch a 200-strong UK rapid charge network from this spring are being bolstered with a further 400 units to go live this year.

Pan-European ultra-fast charging network to focus on urban areas

11 months ago / 0 comments

Dutch charging firm Allego along with Nordic charge point operator Fortum Charge & Drive are planning to develop a pan-European interoperable charging network, focusing on metropolitan … Read More »

Smart charging to ensure UK grid can cope with mass uptake of EVs

11 months ago / 0 comments

A total of 10 million EVs could be on Britain’s roads by 2035, putting the market well on the way to meeting government targets without impacting … Read More »

Jaguar likely to offer cheaper fleet version of I-Pace electric car

12 months ago / 0 comments

Jaguar has hinted that it could offer multiple battery options of its first electric car, the I-Pace SUV, providing lower-cost versions which could broaden its appeal … Read More »

EU-LIVE takes on the Twizy with new EV mobility solution

1 year ago / 0 comments

The European EU-LIVE consortium has revealed a new electrified mobility solution for the L5e category – a segment in-between two and four wheels with speeds of … Read More »

AI-based telematics solution to help fleets migrate to EVs

1 year ago / 0 comments

A new electric vehicle telematics solution has launched to enable fleets to complete more journeys between charges and eliminate range anxiety.

EV charge points prove popular at Warner Leisure Hotels

1 year ago / 0 comments

Electric vehicle charge points at Warner Leisure Hotels are proving to be a welcome addition to the hotel chain’s services, the company said.

UK off-grid EV rapid charging mega sites soon to appear

1 year ago / 0 comments

The first four sites have been secured by eVcentres, who plan to develop solar-powered, fully off-grid electric vehicle charging centres in the UK with up to … Read More »

IT firm to swap to all-electric fleet

1 year ago / 0 comments

Fareham-based Taylor Made Computer Solutions is switching to an all-electric fleet as it looks to slash its carbon footprint.

Grid carbon cuts enhance EV eco credentials

1 year ago / 0 comments

The carbon impact of electric vehicles has dramatically reduced as renewable sources of energy replace coal on the power system, new research finds.

Volkswagen Bus reincarnated as electric vehicle

1 year ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen has greenlighted production of an electric van and MPV, said to be inspired by the split-screen Transporter and Microbus of the 1950s…