Field full of abandoned electric cars is down to cancelled car-sharing scheme — not battery faults

Cancelled car-share scheme caused EV "boneyard"


Fact-checking services have stepped in to clarify the reason for hundreds of electric vehicles abandoned in a field in France.
Opel Manta reborn as 145bhp electric restomod

Opel Manta reborn as 145bhp electric restomod


The Opel Manta, one of the most beloved cars of the 1970s, has been reinvented as a one-off 145bhp electric restomod.
Safety expert questions Ford billboard patent

Patent to beam adverts into cars 'worrying'


A new Ford patent that would see billboard advertisements projected onto infotainment screens may pose "worrying" safety issues.
Goodwood Festival of Speed to celebrate Lotus

Goodwood Festival of Speed to celebrate Lotus


Lotus will be celebrated at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed with an “interactive and accessible” central feature.
First electric Lamborghini will arrive by 2030

First electric Lamborghini will arrive by 2030


Lamborghini will produce its first electric car by 2030, with its entire lineup set to receive some kind of electrification by 2025.
BMW Z8 designer planning $30,000 electric car

BMW Z8 designer planning $30,000 electric car


Henrik Fisker, the designer of the BMW Z8, has made an agreement with electronics brand Foxconn that aims to produce a $30,000 electric car.
McLaren to use classic Gulf Oil colours for Monaco Grand Prix

McLaren to use classic Gulf Oil colours for Monaco


McLaren has unveiled a one-off livery for this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix that will celebrate its legendary collaboration with Gulf Oil.
Courts are too lenient on dangerous drivers, says police chief

Police chief: courts too lenient on speeders


A police chief has told The Sunday Times that dangerous drivers should be afforded no more leniency in court than those involved in knife crime.
Research shows extent of lockdown speeding

Can you go for a drive during the lockdown?


As pubs and restaurants across the UK begin to open indoors, motorists are beginning to wonder what the rules are for driving.
Ford Mustang Mach-E promoted content: Six smart reasons to make your next car electric

Six reasons to make your next car an EV (spon)


As petrol-guzzling motors are phased out, electric performance car brand Polestar is leading the clean-engine revolution.
Matt Rudd: Driverless cars are the future - it's the humans who are the problem

Driverless cars aren't the problem, humans are


The Sunday Times columnist Matt Rudd on why he is ready to chuck out the steering wheel
Volvo considers public offering to fund electrification plans

Volvo considers public offering this year


Volvo is evaluating the possibility of an initial public offering (IPO) on the Nasdaq Stockholm stock exchange later this year.