April car registrations UK’s worst since 1946

Car registrations in April fell 97%


Sales of new cars in April fell BY 97.3% compared to the same month last year, according to new figures.
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.
Extreme E announces daring driver format

Mixed-sex driver pairings for Extreme E


Extreme E, a forthcoming pure-electric off-road racing series, has announced a first-of-its-kind racing format.
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.

Ecotricity's EV charging network voted worst


Ecotricity's electric charging network, found at motorway service stations across the UK, has been found to be the worst by a survey.
What do the new road tax rules mean for you?

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.