Electric cars

Volvo teams up with Northvolt for new European gigafactory
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Volvo

Volvo teams up with Northvolt for new European gigafactory

The new factory will produce the batteries to power the next-generation pure-electric Volvo XC60, which is due to be unveiled in 2024
21 Jun 2021
New Volkswagen ID.4 GTX 2021 review
Volkswagen ID.4 GTX
Volkswagen ID.4 SUV

New Volkswagen ID.4 GTX 2021 review

VW ID.4 EV gets another electric motor and four-wheel drive in hot GTX form
21 Jun 2021
Fiat 500 vs MINI Electric vs Honda e
Fiat 500 vs Honda e vs MINI Electric
Car group tests

Fiat 500 vs MINI Electric vs Honda e

The new Fiat 500, MINI Electric and Honda e are three retro-inspired electric superminis - but which is best?
19 Jun 2021
New Audi Q4 e-tron 2021 review
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Audi Q4 e-tron

New Audi Q4 e-tron 2021 review

We get involved with the new all-electric Audi Q4 e-tron SUV on UK roads for the first time
17 Jun 2021
Mazda to launch 10 new hybrids and three new EVs by 2025
Mazda electric plan
Mazda

Mazda to launch 10 new hybrids and three new EVs by 2025

The electrification push forms part of Mazda’s goal to become a completely carbon neutral company by 2050
17 Jun 2021
BMW i Hydrogen NEXT SUV begins real-world testing
BMW i Hydrogen - front
BMW

BMW i Hydrogen NEXT SUV begins real-world testing

Testing has begun on the new BMW i Hydrogen NEXT fuel cell vehicle on European roads under everyday driving conditions
16 Jun 2021
'I was cynical about Hyundai's aim to be the world's 2nd biggest carmaker, not now'
Opinion Genesis Hyundai Ioniq
Opinion

'I was cynical about Hyundai's aim to be the world's 2nd biggest carmaker, not now'

Steve Fowler is impressed by Hyundai's electric cars, its N division and now its luxury Genesis brand
16 Jun 2021

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New Skoda Enyaq: the complete guide to Skoda's first bespoke electric car
Skoda Enyaq iV 80 - front static
Skoda Enyaq

New Skoda Enyaq: the complete guide to Skoda's first bespoke electric car

We speak to Skoda’s chief executive officer about the Enyaq and the future of electric cars for the brand
16 Jun 2021
New Polestar 3: big electric SUV getting set for 2022 launch
Polestar 3
Polestar 3 SUV

New Polestar 3: big electric SUV getting set for 2022 launch

Upcoming Polestar 3 to use new SPA2 platform and feature new design language and will target the Jaguar I-Pace and Mercedes EQC
16 Jun 2021
Polestar joins UN backed Exponential Roadmap initiative
Polestar
Polestar

Polestar joins UN backed Exponential Roadmap initiative

Polestar sends backing to UN Race to Zero campaign with latest signal of concern
15 Jun 2021
New SsangYong Korando e-Motion breaks cover with electric power
SsangYong Korando EV
Electric cars

New SsangYong Korando e-Motion breaks cover with electric power

The new SsangYong Korando compact electric SUV will be on sale later in 2021, says the financially stricken South Korean manufacturer
15 Jun 2021
SsangYong J100 to get tough in the electric SUV sector
SsangYong J100 electric SUV
SsangYong

SsangYong J100 to get tough in the electric SUV sector

The tough looking electric mid-size SUV is slated for production next year and will be joined by a pick-up model
15 Jun 2021
New all-electric 2021 Peugeot e-Rifter on sale now priced from £30,375
Peugeot e-Rifter - main
News

New all-electric 2021 Peugeot e-Rifter on sale now priced from £30,375

Peugeot e-Rifter can carry up to seven passengers and cover 172 miles on a single charge
14 Jun 2021
Prototype electric Maserati GranTurismo spotted ahead of 2022 debut
Maserati GranTurismo
Maserati GranTurismo

Prototype electric Maserati GranTurismo spotted ahead of 2022 debut

The new Maserati GranTurismo will make its debut next year with a freshly designed pure-electric powertrain
14 Jun 2021
UN report highlights ethical problems with electric cars
Electric car charging
News

UN report highlights ethical problems with electric cars

Analysis reveals lithium refining takes 65 per cent of Chilean region’s water, while 40,000 child miners dig for cobalt in DRC
14 Jun 2021
'The hydrogen underdog disruptor is back in town'
Toyota Mirai opinion
Opinion

'The hydrogen underdog disruptor is back in town'

Mike Rutherford says hydrogen-powered cars could still be a frequent sight on UK roads
13 Jun 2021
McLaren Racing announces plans to enter Extreme E in 2022
McLaren Extreme E
McLaren

McLaren Racing announces plans to enter Extreme E in 2022

Extreme E gains McLaren Racing - taking the number of teams to 10
11 Jun 2021
Mustang Mach-E: your next company car?
A red Ford Mustang Mach-E parked
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Mustang Mach-E: your next company car?

Thinking of getting a new company car? Here’s why you should consider putting the Mustang Mach-E on your shortlist
11 Jun 2021
New Skoda Enyaq iV 2021 review
Skoda Enyaq iV 80 Sportline - front
Skoda Enyaq

New Skoda Enyaq iV 2021 review

The new Skoda Enyaq iV is the Czech firm’s first bespoke electric car and we've tested the full range on UK roads
10 Jun 2021
LEC launches affordable EV conversion for classic Mini
LEC MINI Electric
MINI

LEC launches affordable EV conversion for classic Mini

The conversion sees the Mini’s A-Series engine replaced with a dinky electric motor and a 20kWh battery for a range of 70 miles in the city
10 Jun 2021
New 2021 Tesla Model S Plaid launched with 1,006bhp
Tesla Model S facelift - front
Tesla Model S

New 2021 Tesla Model S Plaid launched with 1,006bhp

Range-topping version of the Tesla Model S officially unveiled, with a sprint time of 0-60mph in less than two seconds
10 Jun 2021
Volvo EV owners to get cheaper public charging rates
Volvo EV
Volvo

Volvo EV owners to get cheaper public charging rates

Volvo has launched a new scheme that will give its EV drivers preferential pricing at Ionity charging stations
9 Jun 2021
Renault ElectriCity: Europe’s biggest electric car production centre is born
Renault ElectricCity
Renault

Renault ElectriCity: Europe’s biggest electric car production centre is born

Renault has reorganised its French factories in preparation for the new Megane E-Tech Electric, as well as the upcoming Renault 4 and 5
9 Jun 2021
UK motorway EV charging network sold to Gridserve
Gridserve
News

UK motorway EV charging network sold to Gridserve

The Hitachi-backed company, which already owned a 25 percent stake in the network, has bought the rest of business from Ecotricity
9 Jun 2021
Commuter Cup: Citroen Ami vs Silence Scooter vs Volkswagen up!
Commuter Cup: Citroen Ami vs Scooter vs Volkswagen up!
Features

Commuter Cup: Citroen Ami vs Silence Scooter vs Volkswagen up!

Bike, car or Citroen Ami? We find the best tool for commuting in London
9 Jun 2021
New 2022 Renault Megane E-Tech Electric prototypes hit the road
Renault Megane E-Tech Electric SUV
Renault Megane

New 2022 Renault Megane E-Tech Electric prototypes hit the road

Electric Renault Megane E-Tech is going through its development phase, with these teasers offering a first official look at the car’s styling
8 Jun 2021
Government offers £200k for ‘iconic’ EV chargepoint design
Chargers
News

Government offers £200k for ‘iconic’ EV chargepoint design

Office for Zero Emission Vehicles seeks design that will make public EV chargers “a piece of iconic British street furniture”
7 Jun 2021
New Porsche Taycan RWD 2021 review
Porsche Taycan RWD - front
Porsche Taycan

New Porsche Taycan RWD 2021 review

The entry-level Porsche Taycan loses four-wheel drive, but is sharper as a result
4 Jun 2021
Fiat to become electric only by 2030
Fiat 500 - front static
Fiat

Fiat to become electric only by 2030

Fiat will transition to a fully-electric brand between 2025 and 2030, while promising its EVs will cost no more than cars with internal combustion eng…
4 Jun 2021
New battery-powered AC Cobra Series 4-electric launched
New battery-powered AC Cobra Series 4-electric launched
AC Cobra

New battery-powered AC Cobra Series 4-electric launched

Reborn AC Cobra trades big V8 for zero-emission electric powertrain that offers up to 617bhp and 190-mile range
3 Jun 2021
SEAT Mii electric: long-term test review
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SEAT Mii

SEAT Mii electric: long-term test review

Final report: we bid a fond farewell to the SEAT Mii electric city car
3 Jun 2021
New 2021 BMW i4 electric car arrives with 367-mile range
BMW i4 - front action
BMW i4

New 2021 BMW i4 electric car arrives with 367-mile range

The all-electric BMW i4 comes with 335bhp and rear-wheel-drive, or with 544bhp and all-wheel drive in powerful M50 guise
2 Jun 2021
New BMW i4 prototype review
BMW i4 prototype - front
BMW i4

New BMW i4 prototype review

We hit the road in a prototype version of the new all-electric BMW i4
1 Jun 2021
New Rimac Nevera electric hypercar unveiled with 1,888bhp
Rimac Nevera - front action
News

New Rimac Nevera electric hypercar unveiled with 1,888bhp

The all-electric Rimac Nevera offers 0-60mph in 1.85 seconds and up to 340 miles of range
1 Jun 2021