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Natalie Middleton

First-ever electric Corsa to bring 205-mile range

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Vauxhall has taken the next step in plans to electrify its fleet with the reveal of the electric Corsa, due on sale later this year.

Rolec EV and Integral tie up on nationwide EV charging installation service

3 days ago / 0 comments

Charge point manufacturer Rolec EV and engineering firm Integral have launched a nationwide EV charging installation solution.

First Ionity 350kW charging station launches in UK

3 days ago / 0 comments

The manufacturer-backed Ionity network has launched its first fast charging station in the UK – with other stations to follow swiftly.

Audi Q5 to get 49g/km plug-in hybrid model

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Audi is adding a plug-in hybrid model to the Q5 line-up to spearhead a new range of PHEV models.

Addison Lee deploys Audi e-trons on path to 100% low-emissions fleet

4 days ago / 0 comments

Addison Lee has introduced five Audi e-tron models to its fleet in line with its plans to shift to 100% low-emissions vehicles.

Ionity network to expand further with Tritium 350kW chargers

5 days ago / 0 comments

The manufacturer-backed Ionity ultra-fast charging network is to expand further with the help of 350kW chargers from Tritium.

Reservations open for Honda e electric supermini

5 days ago / 0 comments

The Honda e electric supermini is now available to order in the UK and other selected markets in Europe ahead of first deliveries from spring 2020.

New badge to recognise dealership EV expertise

1 week ago / 0 comments

A new scheme to recognise those car dealerships with staff skilled in selling and servicing electric vehicles has launched.

EV tax benefits and incentives show wide variations in EU

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Although tax benefits and incentives to stimulate electric vehicle sales are available in nearly all EU member states now, the nature and level of these measures still varies widely.

UK government invests £28m in electric vehicle battery development

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The UK government is driving its zero-emission vehicle ambitions with new investment in electric vehicle battery development.

Honda leads investment round in smart battery firm Moixa

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Honda has led an £8.6m funding round in smart battery company Moixa that will enable the company’s expansion.

Grandland X introduces Vauxhall’s first-ever plug-in hybrid

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Vauxhall’s Grandland X SUV has gained a new plug-in hybrid variant, marking the first-ever PHEV for the brand and a vital part of its electrification plans.

First rapid electric vehicle charging point goes live in Square Mile

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The Square Mile’s first rapid electric charging point has been installed, with further rapid charge points to follow in the coming months.

Lex Autolease EV1000 fund nears halfway point

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Lex Autolease has allocated nearly half of its £1m EV fund following a surge in electric vehicle orders from fleet operators.

Reservations for new VW ID.3 electric hatch hit 10,000+ mark

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Volkswagen has received more than 10,000 reservations for its new ID.3 fully electric hatchback less than 24 hours after pre-booking opened.

BP ramps up for rapid charger network with combined Fuel & Charge card

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

BP Chargemaster is launching a combined fuel and EV charge card that will offer a single solution for fleets running both conventional petrol/diesel vehicles and plug-in vehicles.

Volkswagen names ID.3 electric hatch as pre-orders open

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen has opened pre-booking for the ID.3 electric hatch – which marks the first of its forthcoming ID family of all-electric cars.

Next-gen Honda Jazz to get hybrid powertrain

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

The fourth-generation Honda Jazz will be offered with a hybrid powertrain featuring the brand’s Intelligent Multi-Mode Drive (i-MMD) technology as seen in the CR-V.

Honda reveals naming for urban electric car

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Honda has announced its forthcoming electric supermini will simply be named the ‘Honda e’, with reservations to open this summer.

Kia Niro hybrid and plug-in hybrid crossovers introduce new tech

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Kia has updated its Niro hybrid and plug-in hybrid crossovers for 2019 with new connectivity and driver assistance features plus refreshed design.