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Jonathan Musk

Can carsharing play a decisive role in electric mobility uptake?

6 months ago / 0 comments

A White Paper showcasing the five main reasons why e-carsharing already plays a central role in the development of electric mobility has been published by car2go.

Byton expands with new executive appointments

6 months ago / 0 comments

Two new executives have joined Byton – the fledgling electric vehicle startup – in its senior management team.

Are car brands failing potential EV buyers?

6 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 Europe

7 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.

EV cost more important than environment, study finds

7 months ago / 0 comments

More than half (51%) of Brits would choose an electric car over petrol or diesel if they could save money, with eco credentials proving less important, new research from OVO Energy shows.

Tritium announces major European expansion

7 months ago / 0 comments

Tritium has opened a new sales, service, training and testing facility for Europe in Amsterdam, Netherlands as it commits to the European EV market.

Emissions and air pollution to be discussed at LowCVP Conference

7 months ago / 0 comments

LowCVP’s 2018 ‘Moving North’ Conference will focus on the challenge of cutting carbon emissions and air pollution, and seizing the business opportunities for automotive and fuel supply companies in the Northern Powerhouse.

Battery-powered cars observe sales slump

7 months ago / 0 comments

In the first two months of 2018, fewer than 1,000 battery electric vehicles were sold in the UK – 34% less than in the same period in 2017, latest figures from the SMMT revealed.

250-miles range in 15 minutes promised by Porsche’s new EV

8 months ago / 0 comments

Porsche reveals second electric car concept with 800V system, enabling 250-mile range in 15 minutes.

BMW confirms i4 production

8 months ago / 0 comments

BMW has confirmed its next BMW i branded vehicle will be the i4.

Jaguar I-Pace pricing, range and final spec revealed

8 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.

Dyson seeks additional 300 automotive workforce for EV project

8 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.

Chargemaster predicts half a million EVs on UK roads by 2020

8 months ago / 0 comments

Chargemaster forecasts half a million EVs will be on UK roads and more than one million public charging sessions per year on its Polar network by 2020.

Long Termers: Toyota C-HR Hybrid Excel

8 months ago / 0 comments

For a cross-country European road trip, the C-HR might not seem to be the ideal tool for the job, with hybrids typically considered as being more at home in a city.

Next-gen Toyota hybrids to offer all-wheel drive

8 months ago / 0 comments

Toyota has announced a variety of new engine and transmission technology, the core of which will see its next-generation hybrids offering all-wheel drive.

Mazda’s 2019 EV to get rotary range extender

8 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 RX-8 coupe was discontinued in 2012.

Hyundai Kona Electric details leaked ahead of reveal

8 months ago / 0 comments

Hyundai has begun taking pre-orders for the Kona Electric in South Korea, hinting at a model range which is likely to be echoed when it launches in Europe this summer.

Byton partners with Aurora for self-driving technology

9 months ago / 0 comments

Byton announced a partnership with Aurora in order to help the fledgling electric vehicle marker incorporate level 4 (L4) autonomous-driving vehicle capabilities.

Jaguar I-Pace to offer 250 miles in 45 minutes

9 months ago / 0 comments

Jaguar has confirmed its first electric car will be able to charge from 0-80% in 45 minutes, offering an approximate range of 250 miles.

£9.8m funding for 1,000 V2G chargers

9 months ago / 0 comments

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy minister Richard Harrington has awarded £9.8m for a Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) demonstrator project.