Video: VW’s new ID R Pikes Peak electric racer is as fast as F1 car


The Pikes Peak hillclimb is widely believed to be one of the most dangerous motor sport events in the world, and no place, you'd imagine, to whee
Elon Musk has had enough of poor productivity at Tesla, offers seven tips to employees

Elon Musk's seven 'tips' for productivity


Whatever you think of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, there's no denying that he's a man who can get things done.
Fire destroys plug-in hybrid Volvo XC90 while charging

Arsonist destroys plug-in hybrid Volvo XC90


A Volvo hybrid-electric car went up in flames after being left to charge on a family’s driveway.
This XING MISS R 1,341bhp electric off-roader could be world's fastest production car ... but it looks horrible

Off-road EV could be the world's fastest car


The world's first off-road electric supercar has been out testing, and its incredible statistics threaten to put speed machines from the...
Charge of the electric brigade as 175kW rapid chargers reach UK

High speed 175kW rapid chargers reach UK


One of the drawbacks of electric cars is the length of time the battery takes to charge when on a long journey. But a new generation of ultra...
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.
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Rapid charger: Audi reveals 800bhp e-tron supercar


Audi has hinted at the shape of things to come with a new e-tron Vision Gran Turismo electric supercar.
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New electric car looks like a VW Karmann Ghia


At first glance, the black sports car looks like a classic Volkswagen Karmann Ghia, the ice-cool 1955 coupe and roadster that proved such as hit
2017 Renault Zoe electric car long-term road test review by Will Dron for Sunday Times Driving

Extended test: 2017 Renault Zoe


Will a pure-electric Renault Zoe prove to be a practical solution during the winter months? Will Dron will be finding out in this extended test.
Reader Letters: electric cars, brake light dazzle, insurance, swerving and continental headlight converters

Reader Letters: Electric cars, brake light dazzle


"The reason why electric car manufacturers do not give the carbon footprint of the power they use is because it depends on the generation..."
Audi e-tron electric SUV on sale now

Audi e-tron electric SUV on sale now


Look out Tesla and Jaguar: Audi has opened the order books for its first fully electric car, the new e-tron SUV.
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Rimac C-Two hypercar pokes fun at Richard Hammond


First came the Rimac Concept One, the car that threw Richard Hammond down a mountain and left him scrambling from a fiery wreck. Now comes the ne
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The best new cars at the 2018 Geneva motor show


The 2018 Geneva Motor Show throws open its doors and starts its engine this week.