What do the new road tax rules mean for you?


New Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) rules have come into place, meaning that you might be about to save a bit, or spend a bit more, on your road tax.
Petrol pumps should carry cigarette-style images of blackened lungs, says health experts

Petrol pumps to 'show images of blackened lungs'


Health experts have called on the government to add images of cigarette packet-style blackened lungs and flooded homes to petrol pumps.
Apex debuts electric supercar concept

Apex AP-0 sports EV promises 0-60mph in 2.3s


A new British-built plug-in sports car has broken cover boasting some remarkable performance credentials, thanks to carbon fibre construction.
Good news: you’ll be able to watch Extreme E on iPlayer

Extreme E electric 4x4 racing to be shown on BBC


Extreme E, the forthcoming, more off-the-rails sister to Formula E, will be available live on iPlayer from its launch in January 2021.
Rishi Sunak Chancellor of the Exchequer - Budget 2020

Budget 2020: Chancellor Rishi Sunak outlines plans


Today's Budget was not only Rishi Sunak's first real test in his new role as Chancellor but potentially the trickiest for the Treasury in years.
Tesla has made its millionth car

Tesla has made its millionth car


Tesla’s enigmatic founder and CEO Elon Musk has revealed that the American company has made its millionth car.
Motoring industry calls for electric incentives in tomorrow’s budget

AA calls for electric car incentives in Budget


The AA is calling on Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak to make space in tomorrow’s budget to stimulate the sales of electric cars.
New app enables Alexa to answer your electric car questions

New app enables Alexa to answer your Ev questions


A new app for Amazon Alexa and Google Play devices that answers commonly-asked electric car questions has been launched.
Jeremy Clarkson: 'Soulless tools' like the Hyundai i10 are no more joyful than a fridge freezer

Jeremy Clarkson: 'Soulless tools' like the Hyundai


As Jeremy Clarkson rambles go, today's article in The Sunday Times Magazine is epic. Only two of the 19 pars are devoted to the Hyundai i10.
The new Fiat 500 has gained all of the gadgets and lost none of the character

The new Fiat 500 plays a melody to pedestrians


The new Fiat 500 is pure-electric but still aims to be a fashion icon, with a pebble key fob and designer editions. It also plays a melody.
Electric cars now make up 3.2% of new purchases

Electric cars make up 3.2% of new car sales


The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has reported that the sales of EV's went up 243% last month.
E10 eco petrol to replace current fuel at pumps from next year, government says

Eco petrol to replace current fuel at pumps


The Department for Transport has announced the introduction of E10, a lower carbon fuel for petrol vehicles, as part of a push to meet CO2...
Honda offers 'one-stop-shop' home wallbox and energy tariff to all electric car owners

Honda offers 'one-stop-shop' home charging


Honda is to provide EV customers with smart home charging points bundled with an efficient energy tariff... and eventually vehicle-to-grid.