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Natalie Middleton

Northgate adds 250 Peugeot e-Expert electric vans to rental fleet

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Northgate is to add 250 Peugeot e-Expert vans to its rental fleet, helping businesses looking to go electric.

Electric Peugeot e-208 now available on Onto’s subscription fleet

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Users of the Onto electric vehicle subscription service can now order the Peugeot e-208 as part of the continued expansion of the scheme.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Engie to create e-mobility JV

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is looking to advance its work in e-mobility by teaming up with energy storage specialist Engie EPS on a joint venture.

2021 Nissan Qashqai to introduce hybrid power

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Nissan is readying for the spring launch of its third-gen Qashqai, which gets a new platform and design, its first-ever hybrid powertrain and latest driver assistance tech.

Radius Payment Solutions invests in Chargepoint Europe B.V.

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Radius Payment Solutions has taken a strategic stake in Chargepoint Europe B.V. to help meet fast-growing demand for electric vehicle charging.

Mazda MX-30 and Honda Jazz score five-star Euro NCAP results

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Euro NCAP has awarded five-star ratings to Mazda’s MX-30, the brand’s first electric vehicle, and Honda’s new hybrid-only Jazz.

Ford’s electric E-Transit van to bring 217-mile range

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Ford has revealed its electric E-Transit van, arriving spring 2022 and equipped to help operators with up to a 1,616kg payload, a range of telematics services and a 217-mile range.

BMW iX electric SUV to bring 373-mile range

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BMW has revealed its iX electric SUV, due on sale at the end of 2021 and bringing a 373-mile range and 500hp of power.

Cupra’s 245hp Leon e-Hybrid now available to order

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Cupra’s Leon plug-in hybrid hot hatch and estate are now available to order – priced from £34,495 and £35,525 respectively and bringing 245hp and emissions from 30g/km.

Suzuki reveals pricing and specs for Swace hybrid estate

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Suzuki’s brand-new Swace hybrid estate is to launch this month, priced from £27,499 and with CO2 emissions of 99g/km.

Hyundai Kona Electric gets bold new design and extra kit

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The Hyundai Kona has been updated with new design and technology, further cementing its appeal among fleets.

Public chargers up 18% in 2020 so far

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The rising number of public chargers in the UK continues to show good progress, although the regional distribution of chargers remains uneven and fleets are being urged to consider their own infrastructure.

Michelin’s new carbon-neutral tyre to improve electric vehicle efficiency

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Michelin has unveiled its e.Primacy tyre range for cars and vans; its most eco-friendly tyre yet and developed for both combustion-engined vehicles and EVs.

Toyota Prius Plug-in gets new safety and connectivity kit

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Toyota’s Prius Plug-in now comes with extra driver assistance and connectivity features as part of an update.

Hyundai and Kia join Ionity to drive Europe’s fast-charging network

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Hyundai Motor Group has become the latest shareholder to join the Ionity joint venture, helping to drive expansion of the fast-charging network across Europe.

Rising EV sales remain ray of light in declining new car market

6 months ago / 0 comments

New car registrations declined again last month, but rising demand for electric and hybrid cars provides one silver lining.

Royal Mail, EDF and DPD UK join calls for 100% EV sales by 2030

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The UK’s largest fleet operators are ramping up the pressure on the Government to commit to 100% electric vehicle sales by 2030, with Royal Mail, EDF and DPD UK now joining the calls.

Latest EV developments under focus at virtual Cenex-LCV2020

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Delegates can now register for Cenex’s online Low Carbon Vehicle and Connected Automated Mobility events, which will share the latest EV and mobility developments.

Fleets required for EV charging trial

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Fleets are being invited to sign up for a major electric vehicle charging trial that could help increase the UK’s charging infrastructure.

NewMotion grows public roaming network with Osprey rapid chargers

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NewMotion has expanded its roaming charging network with the addition of rapid chargers from Osprey Charging.