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Kia confirms 16 electrified vehicles by 2025

6 months ago / 0 comments

Kia has outlined plans to offer 16 electrified vehicles by 2025, including new hybrids, plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles, as well as an all-new hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV) in 2020.

Computer company plans to transition 50-strong fleet to EV

7 months ago / 0 comments

Taylor Made Computer Solutions has started to switch their fleet of 50 vehicles to electric, starting with the delivery of six new BMW i3.

Kia to launch long range Niro EV

7 months ago / 0 comments

Kia Motors has confirmed the new Niro EV will have a “substantially larger range” than the competing Hyundai Ioniq.

i3 traction control tech to roll out across BMW and MINI ranges

7 months ago / 0 comments

BMW is set to roll out the traction control system from the i3 electric car across all future BMW and MINI products as it shows how electric vehicle tech can be used to enhance … Read More »

Nissan abandons battery lease for new Leaf

7 months ago / 1 comments

Nissan has announced the 2018 Leaf price list, which marks the abandonment of battery leasing on the brand’s current electric vehicle line-up.

ULEV sales remain in favour of PHEV over EV

7 months ago / 0 comments

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV remains top selling electrified model, according to latest RAC Foundation figures, but ULEV sales continue to surprise with no clear trend.

Road Test: Volvo S90 T8

7 months ago / 0 comments

Following the hugely successful launch of the XC90 and XC60, Volvo’s saloon and estate car line-up is undergoing a similarly modern update with the introduction of the S90 and V90. The largest of Volvo’s … Read More »

Belgian charging network connects France and Netherlands

7 months ago / 0 comments

Belgium’s UNIT-E charging network has added 25 rapid chargers along key routes spanning between the French and Dutch borders, enabling easier long-distance travel for electric vehicles.

BMW partners with Solid Power to offer future EVs with longer range and durability

7 months ago / 0 comments

BMW Group has announced a new partnership with Solid Power in a joint effort to develop solid-state batteries for electrified vehicles.

EQUA Index extended to electric vehicles

7 months ago / 0 comments

Emissions Analytics has extended its EQUA Index programme to test electric vehicles.

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

7 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 with fleets.

Lexus’ new luxury LS 500h pricing and UK spec announced

7 months ago / 0 comments

Lexus has announced pricing and specification for the UK model range of the company’s flagship luxury saloon, the LS 500h.

Smart charging vital to support EV uptake, report claims

7 months ago / 1 comments

A new Smart Charging Guide Summary aims to help decision makers on “how we charge electric vehicles”.

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

8 months 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 more than 30mph.

Brighton & Hove Buses go electric with Kangoo Z.E.

8 months ago / 0 comments

Brighton & Hove Buses has added six 100% electric Renault Kangoo Z.E. Vans to their fleet to support the workshop.

Jaguar I-Pace completes final testing ahead of 2018 reveal

8 months ago / 1 comments

Jaguar‘s electric SUV – I-Pace – has entered final testing in Las Vegas, ahead of its global reveal in early 2018.

Jeep confirms plug-in hybrid power for new Wrangler

8 months ago / 0 comments

Jeep‘s new Wrangler will include plug-in hybrid power, the American company has confirmed.

Toyota plant to produce electricity and hydrogen from renewables

8 months ago / 0 comments

Toyota is to build a power plant capable of producing water, electricity and hydrogen using bio-waste as a fuel.

More electric range for BMW i8 Coupé and Roadster introduced

8 months ago / 0 comments

BMW has revealed the production version of the new i8 Roadster and new Coupé at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

First charge points installed under Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure

8 months ago / 0 comments

The first few electric charge points have been installed under the Milton Keynes Go Ultra Low Cities infrastructure programme.