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German motorists can lease Renault Zoe for free

German motorists 'can lease Renault Zoe for free'


German motorists are able to lease an electric car for two years for free, thanks to a generous government grant.
Rumoured scrappage scheme will not go ahead

Car scrappage scheme rejected by ministers


A scrappage scheme expected by many to be announced this month has been rejected by ministers.
Transition to electric cars could be worth £24bn, says report

Electric cars could boost UK economy by £24bn


New government-backed research has found that a switch to electric vehicles could inject a much-needed £24bn into the nation’s economy.
Green number plates for electric cars to be introduced in UK from this autumn

Green number plates for electric cars by autumn


Green number plates for electric cars will be introduced to the UK as early as this autumn, the government has announced.

2020 Renault Zoe electric car review


The new Renault Zoe comes with a larger battery for more range and the choice of two motors. Will Dron tests the more powerful R135 model.
Government considers £6000 scrappage scheme for electric car buyers

Scrappage scheme to stimulate EV buying


The UK government is reportedly considering offering electric car buyers a £6,000 discount as part of a scrappage scheme.
Dyson reveals further details of abandoned electric car project

Dyson reveals full scale of electric car project


A video released by Dyson shows founder James Dyson revealing more information about the abandoned electric car project that cost him £500m.
Street charging is postcode lottery, says research

Electric car street charging is postcode lottery


A study of electric vehicle infrastructure in the UK leaves has revealed the stark regional divides in availability of public chargers.
Dyson electric car: First proper look at James Dyson's failed electric car as entrepreneur tops Sunday Times Rich List for first time

First proper look at Dyson's failed electric car


Dyson, 73, has revealed his doomed vehicle for the first time in an exclusive interview and photo for The Sunday Times Rich List.
Government invests in road network and charging infrastructure

Government announces billions for road network


Transport secretary Grant Shapps has announced investment in Britain’s road network worth billions.
2020 Tesla Model Y: prices, range, specs and release date

Tesla ‘hybrid battery’ allows 20% more range


A team of researchers working with Tesla have devised technology to boost electric car range without increasing the size of the battery pack.
Sunday Times Driving picks the 10 best electric cars

Sunday Times Driving picks 10 best electric cars


Jeremy Clarkson has been given a well-deserved break this week, so that Sunday Times Driving can pick the 10 best electric cars on the market.