Tesco’s free EV charging network has reached the landmark of 500,000 charges – providing more than 10 million miles of complimentary EV motoring.
InstaVolt has reported a record number of rapid charger activations for March, supporting its charging network expansion plans.
Citroën UK is providing free eight-year/100,000-mile roadside assistance cover for all its new battery and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.
Škoda’s popular SportLine trim level is being rolled out across the Mk4 Octavia range, bringing vRS-inspired styling upgrades and the option of Dynamic Chassis Control (DCC).
The Lexus UX 300e electric compact SUV is to become available to test-drive for the first time when showrooms reopen next week.
Hyundai has reduced prices of its Kona Electric and Ioniq Electric across the range to ensure they remain eligible for the current Plug-in Car Grant.
Octopus Energy has added the NewMotion charging network to its roaming Electric Juice Network (EJN), bringing access to thousands of public charge points.
The lack of kerbside charging infrastructure is emerging as the biggest barrier to adoption of electric vehicles by businesses.
Volkswagen has opened orders for the series versions of its ID.4 electric SUV.
DS has revealed details for its new executive saloon, which brings the fight to the BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
Allstar is expanding its multi-branded Allstar One Electric network under a partnership with Plug-N-Go.
Polestar is targeting to create a climate-neutral car by 2030 under its Polestar 0 project, eliminating emissions rather than offsetting them.
Jaguar’s zero-emission Jaguar I-Pace has been converted into a rapid response vehicle by VCS.
Octopus Electric Vehicles has launched a new leasing company focused on salary sacrifice schemes for electric cars, helping to drive the switch to cleaner transport.
Electric van start-up Arrival has completed one of the largest-ever UK tech flotations, becoming a Nasdaq-listed public company.
Nissan has lowered prices for both the 40kWh and 62kWh versions of its Leaf electric vehicle, ensuring all models are eligible for the Plug-in Car Grant (PiCG).
FleetCor UK has made a minority investment in startup firm Mina, which provides a cloud-based digital software platform to simplify EV charging payments for fleets.
UK new car registrations rose 11.5% in March, driven by growth in the fleet sector and by record plug-in vehicle demand.
Mark Dickens, former head of fleet at Groupe Renault UK, has become head of the carmaker’s EV charging solutions offshoot.