Police arrest drunk driver … of electric ride-on toy car


Traffic police in America arrested an intoxicated motorist behind the wheel of an unusual vehicle: an electric ride-on toy truck.

Ministers commit to electric-only cars by 2030


Government ministers have pledged to lead by example to reduce car emissions, by committing to use electric cars within the next 11 years.

Hyundai: Hydrogen must be part of future mix


While many people have picked sides over in the plug-in vs hydrogen debate, Hyundai has invested heavily in both.

Current and upcoming pure-electric car guide


Fancy going all-electric with your next new car? Here are all of the current and upcoming pure-electric models you'll be able to buy.
Three quarters of electric car owners use extension leads to charge their cars

Many EV car owners charging their cars dangerously


A majority of plug-in hybrid and electric car owners are dangerously recharging their cars, an electrical safety charity has discovered.

Ultra-rapid chargers to jolt electric car sales


It’s the infrastructure, stupid. Now the main obstacle to wide adoption of electric cars is being addressed by four of the big car makers.

Mercedes will go electric-only within 20 years


Mercedes-Benz has committed to removing petrol and diesel engines from its entire passenger car range within the next 20 years.

10 electric cars with 248 miles or more range


Electric cars that can go at least 200 miles per charge are becoming the norm rather than the exception. Here's the current top 10 for range.
2020 Volkswagen ID.3: prices, range, specs and release date

2020 Volkswagen ID.3: prices, range and specs


Volkswagen says its quirky new pure-electric hatchback is as important to the company as the original Beetle and Golf models.
The UK's top 10 best-selling cars of 2019 (updated)

The UK's top 10 best-selling new cars in 2019


These are the UK's best-selling new cars and the most popular fuels, according to the Society of Manufacturers and Traders.
Equipmake founder Ian Foley: from Formula One racing to flying taxi tech

From F1 to electric cars: Equipmake's Ian Foley


Having worked on flying taxis and hybrid supercars, the founder of Equipmake has high hopes for his company.
One in five drivers thinks electric cars can't be taken into a car wash

One in five thinks electric cars mustn't get wet


Electric cars may have been around for over a hundred years but a new study suggests they are alien to most motorists.
2019 Vauxhall Corsa: prices, engines, details, electric range and release date

2019 Vauxhall Corsa: prices, engines and specs


As a successor to one of the UK's most popular cars, the new Vauxhall Corsa has big boots to fill when it goes on sale later this year.