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Jonathan Musk

Dyson confirms electric vehicle production in Singapore

3 weeks 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.

2019 BMW 3 Series Plug-in Hybrid specs revealed

1 month ago / 0 comments

Following the global reveal of the new generation BMW 3 Series, the forthcoming plug-in hybrid is shown as offering a 45-mile electric range, low CO2 and fuel economy.

BMW drops i3 range extender

2 months ago / 0 comments

The full electric BMW i3 and more sporty i3s are now available with a near 200-mile range, while the company has quietly dropped the petrol range extender model from the line-up.

First Drive: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

2 months ago / 0 comments

Does Mitsubishi’s latest reworking of the popular plug-in make it any better? Jonathan Musk finds out…

Next-gen DS3 replacement revealed with 200-mile EV variant

2 months ago / 0 comments

DS, Groupe PSA’s premium car brand, is entering the electric market with it’s long awaited DS3 replacement, the DS3 Crossback.

BPme could expand to include BP Chargemaster

4 months ago / 0 comments

BP’s fuel payment app BPme could soon support payments for electric vehicle charging, following BP’s recent £130m acquisition of Chargemaster (now rebranded as BP Chargemaster).

Hyundai confirms hybrid and PHEV for new Santa Fe

5 months ago / 0 comments

Hyundai has confirmed hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrains will be added to the Santa Fe SUV.

Transport Scotland increases EV fleet funding

5 months ago / 0 comments

Increased funding to encourage the uptake of EVs in fleets has been announced by the Scottish Government.

Fiat Chrysler to phase out diesel by 2021

6 months ago / 0 comments

Fiat Chrysler has become the latest carmaker to call time on diesels in Europe with plans to ditch diesels across its car line-up by 2021, citing a harsh regulatory environment over emissions.

First Drive: Jaguar I-Pace

6 months ago / 0 comments

Does Jaguar’s first electric car meet expectations? Jonathan Musk finds out…

Vattenfall EV charging expands into UK

6 months ago / 0 comments

Partnering with fleet owners is a ‘must’ for electric vehicle potential to be realised across England. So says Swedish energy company Vattenfall as it expands into the UK.

Workplace charging key to UK’s EV future

6 months ago / 0 comments

The current rate of uptake for EVs will only be possible if smart workplace charge points are used, say Vinci Energies’ subsidiary Actemium.

UK to lead on automotive battery innovation

6 months ago / 0 comments

A new £80m facility in the UK plans to lead the world on the development of the next generation of automotive battery systems.

Porsche adds plug-in power to new Cayenne

7 months ago / 0 comments

Porsche has added plug-in hybrid power to the Cayenne SUV model range.

Toyota reveals multiple electrified models

7 months ago / 0 comments

A new battery-electric C-HR, plug-in hybrid Corolla and Levin models have been revealed by Toyota.

Volvo reveals new XC40 T5 plug-in hybrid

7 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo Cars has revealed the new XC40 T5 Twin Engine amidst plans for fully electric cars to make up 50% of its sales by 2025.

No diesel for Lynk & Co range

7 months ago / 0 comments

Lynk & Co has unveiled its first Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV), due in Europe in 2020, as well as plans that will see an electrified vehicle range where diesel plays no part.

Electric BMW iX3 and future plans revealed

7 months ago / 0 comments

BMW has presented its latest electric vehicle, the BMW Concept iX3, as well as laying out future electric plans.

Engenie gets funding for 1,500-strong rapid network

7 months ago / 0 comments

Engenie gets funding for 1,500-strong rapid charger network that will offer ultra-rapid chargers capable of recharging an EV in 10 minutes, as well as a focus on fleets wishing to go electric.

OVO launches V2G charger compatible with Nissan EVs

7 months ago / 0 comments

OVO has unveiled a range of electric vehicle and energy management products, including what it claims is the world’s first domestic and widely available vehicle-to-grid charger.