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President Biden

Biden aims for 50% electric cars by 2030


President Biden has announced a plan to advance America’s take-up of more environmentally-friendly vehicles, including a zero-emissions target.

Magnetised concrete to charge EVs on move


Magment is a magnetised concrete developed by a German company that could be used to charge EVs as they drive.
Hyundai recalls 82,000 electric vehicles after reports of fires

Hyundai recalls 82,000 electric vehicles


Hyundai has revealed that it will recall up to 82,000 electric vehicles and replace their batteries, after reports of fires emerged.
More than half of new cars sold in Norway are EVs

More than half of new cars sold in Norway are EVs


Norwegian EV sales overtake those of petrol and diesel cars
Electric cars now make up 3.2% of new purchases

Electric cars make up 3.2% of new car sales


The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has reported that the sales of EV's went up 243% last month.
Rapid switch to electric vehicles will lead to job losses, warns EU car industry

Rapid switch to EVs will put car industry at risk


Tougher CO2 targets to ensure a rapid shift to electric vehicles could put the European automotive sector at risk, says its trade body.
The Sunday Times Driving Placeholder

Driving Green: What are extended-range electric vehicles...


An E-REV, or Extended-Range Electric Vehicle, offers all of the benefits of a plug-in hybrid, but with the promise of even greater efficiency...
Chevrolet Bolt EV

Bolt fires: owners told to park 50ft from cars


General Motors is advising Chevrolet Bolt EV owners not to park indoors due to the risk of battery fire.
StreetDrone’s Pix-e delivery vehicle

Wilko autonomous delivery vehicles "by 2023"


UK retailer Wilko invests £3 million in StreetDrone, a UK firm developing autonomous delivery systems.

EV chargers may turn off at peak times


Electric car chargers may not function during peak hours to avoid overloading the national electricity grid, according to new legislation.
Energy firms seek power to cut off electric car charging

EV chargers to be mandatory in new builds


The government has confirmed that it will introduce legislation to include electric vehicle charging points on all new-build homes and offices.
Air Racing

The man taking electric racing to the sky


Air Race E is the brainchild of Jeff Zaltman, with a proven track record in bringing the excitement of air racing to the masses.