Results | electric car (2045)

Britain's first electric forecourt opens in Essex

Britain's first electric car charging forecourt


Britain's first electric car charging forecourt has opened in Braintree, Essex, with the capability to charge 36 plug-in cars at the same time. 
EU to impose tighter environmental restrictions on EV batteries

EU's tough new eco standards for EV batteries


The EU will next month set regulations that aim to make Europe into a centre for environmentally friendly electric car batteries.
The Peugeot e-208 is not a car, says Jeremy Clarkson

Shock: Clarkson isn't a fan of electric Peugeot


This week's review by Jeremy Clarkson is of the Peugeot e-208 — meaning that a good portion of it is spent bashing the concept of electric cars.
Entry level VW ID.3 will cost under £30,000

Entry-level VW ID.3 will cost under £30,000


Volkswagen has announced that it will release a £29,990 entry-level version of the ID.3, its new flagship pure-electric vehicle.
Study predicts UK electric car shortage for 2021

Study predicts UK electric car shortage for 2021


New research suggests the UK may face an electric vehicle shortage in 2021 due to car makers favouring production for markets in mainland Europe.
Energy firms seek power to cut off electric car charging

Energy firms seek power to pause EV charging


Energy watchdog Ofgem is considering allowing electricity providers to cut power to electric car chargers during periods of high demand.
Nissan’s 500,000th Leaf rolls off the line

Nissan has built half a million Leaf electric cars


Nissan is celebrating the production of half a million Leaf electric hatchbacks, on the day that the industry celebrates World EV Day.
'Ugly' electric car charging points get a makeover from children thanks to SEAT and Curpra

'Ugly' charging points get makeover from kids


Almost a third of UK drivers think electric vehicle charging points are eyesores and nearly half don't want them installed on their own street.
TV presenter Maddie Moate highlights 'scary' electric car charging locations

TV presenter highlights 'scary' EV charging


BAFTA-winning TV presenter and electric vehicle advocate Maddie Moate has raised the issue of EV charging points in “intimidating” locations.
Number of global charging plugs hits one million

Number of global charging points hits one million


The number of publicly available charging plugs around the world has hit a million, having doubled in just three years.
Audi may replace R8 and TT with pure-electric equivalents

Audi R8 and TT could be reborn as pure-electric


A review of Audi’s lineup could spell the end of the current iterations of the R8 supercar and TT sports car.
Mercedes EQS: range, release date, pictures

Mercedes EQS: battery range, on sale date, stats


The Mercedes EQS was unveiled as a concept at last year's Frankfurt Motor Show. The release of the production model is now nearing.