Number of global electric car charging points surpasses one million


The number of publicly available charging plugs around the world has hit a million, having doubled in just three years.
Scientists fear return to pre-lockdown pollution levels

Scientists fear return to pre-lockdown pollution


Despite a push towards walking and cycling, scientists predict that pollution in UK cities could, like in China, return to pre-lockdown levels.
Chinese carmaker Geely launches anti-coronavirus SUV

Chinese carmaker launches anti-coronavirus SUV


Chinese car maker Geely Auto has released a compact SUV that comes equipped with an air filtration system designed to prevent coronavirus....

Chinese GP postponed by coronavirus


The organisers of the Chinese Grand Prix have decided to postpone the race until further notice, in light of ongoing coronavirus concerns.
Jaguar Land Rover wins landmark copyright case in China

Land Rover wins case against Chinese copycats


Jaguar Land Rover has won a major court case, after judges in Beijing decreed a Chinese car maker had ripped-off one of its designs.
Jeremy Clarkson on twitter: 'People of China, pick your f***ing litter up'

Jeremy Clarkson: 'Pick your f***ing litter up'


An exasperated Jeremy Clarkson has pleaded with tourists to pick up their rubbish after spending 30 minutes retrieving plastic waste from a beach
Zhao Deli flying motorcycle from China

Chinese drone engineer shows off flying motorbike


Flying cars from exciting tech start-ups may be the new hot thing for billionaire investors, but put a humble engineer in a shed...
Chinese police officer piggybacks old man across busy road

Chinese policeman piggybacks old man across road


A Chinese police officer assisted an old man crossing a busy road, by carrying him piggyback-style across the street.
Watch this dog drive a truck into phone shop

Watch this dog drive a truck into phone shop


Dogs are meant to be man's best friend but you'd probably have a bit of a falling out with Fido if they drove your pick-up truck into a shop.
Tesla is aiming to start building the Model Y compact crossover in November next year, according to reports. It will join the American manufacturer's line-up of Model S, Model X and Model 3 electric cars, completing boss Elon Musk's vision of models that spell the word

Musk gets S3XY as Tesla Model Y date revealed


Tesla is aiming to start building the Model Y compact crossover in November next year, according to reports.
China builds world’s biggest floating solar plant in drive to switch to electric cars

China's floating solar plant for electric cars


China is to build the world’s biggest floating solar power plant to meet the drive toward electric cars, as it attempts to reduce the country’s...
New Chinese vehicle plant for Midlands signals dawn of electric black cab

Electric cabs on horizon as Midlands plant opens


Britain is to get two new vehicle plants in one. Geely of China has said its new factory in the Midlands will assemble hybrid black cabs and ...
China tells motorists: no GPS tracker, no petrol

China tells motorists: no GPS tracker, no petrol


Drivers in the troubled northwestern province of Xinjiang are to be forced to install GPS tracking devices on their vehicles to allow...