Petrol shortage: Fuel levels back to normal as panic appears to be over


The petrol shortage crisis appears to be over with fuel sales fallen by two thirds and filling station tank levels returned to normal levels.
A Pod Point home charger

Pod Point prepares for IPO


Pod Point, Britain’s largest provider of electric vehicle home charging kits, is preparing for a stock market flotation.
Ford to invest £230m in Halewood plant

Ford to invest £230 million in Halewood


Ford is to invest £230 million into its Halewood plant as part of a plan to manufacture electric vehicle (EV) power units on the Merseyside site.
2021 Porsche Taycan

Electric Porsche Taycan outsells 911


The electric Porsche Taycan has outsold Porsche’s flagship petrol-powered 911 sports car so far this year, according to new figures.
Transport Secretary applies for £50 million lorry parks upgrade to tempt HGV drivers back

£50 million for lorry park upgrades


The Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps, has applied for £50 million in funding from the Treasury to upgrade lorry parks.
Geneva Motor Show

2022 Geneva motor show cancelled


The 2022 Geneva international motor show, which had been scheduled for February, has been cancelled due to Covid and semiconductor supply issues.
Ocado

Autonomous Ocado delivery trials to begin


Wayve has received a £10 million investment from online grocer Ocado to collaborate on a trial involving autonomous delivery vehicles.
Tesla Model 3 Long Range

Tesla Model 3 is best-seller


The Tesla Model 3 was the UK’s best-selling car in September, according to figures released by the SMMT.
Sir Jony Ive

Apple's Sir Jony Ive to design electric Ferrari


Former Apple designer, Sir Jony Ive has signed a deal that will see him and his business partner style a new electric car for Ferrari.
EU will not achieve electric car charging targets at current rate, auditor warns

Demand for electric cars soars


Car sales website Auto Trader has reported a “huge spike” in demand for electric cars in recent days.
FedEx to begin self-driving truck trials on US highways between Dallas and Houston

FedEx to begin self-driving truck trials


US parcel delivery firm FedEx is to begin testing a fleet of self-driving trucks on highways in the state of Texas in partnership with Aurora.
Royal Mail tests EVs

Royal Mail trials new EVs


Royal Mail is to begin trialling new electric vehicles for last-mile deliveries in residential areas in an effort to reduce its carbon emissions.
Exclusive: Jenson Button and Ant Anstead reveal details of second car from Radford

Button, Anstead reveal next Radford details


Former F1 world champion Jenson Button and TV mechanic Ant Anstead have revealed details about the next vehicle to come from Radford.