Five best electric cars to buy in 2022


The 190,727 battery-electric vehicles sold in the UK last year represented a 76.3% rise on 2020’s figures...
Nordic Air Racing makes first ever piloted flight of all-electric racing aeroplane

Electric air racer takes off


The first ever flight of a piloted all-electric racing aircraft has taken place in Norway in what its makers hope is a significant breakthrough.

Britishvolt deal revs up UK gigafactory plans


A UK tech firm's ambition to produce 300,000 electric vehicle battery packs per year in Northumberland have been given a shot in the arm.
Ford to invest £230m in Halewood plant

Ford to invest £230 million in Halewood


Ford is to invest £230 million into its Halewood plant as part of a plan to manufacture electric vehicle (EV) power units on the Merseyside site.
Tesla Cybertruck and Cyberquad

Tesla Cyberquad will be 'least dangerous ATV'


Tesla Cyberquad electric quad bike will be the "least dangerous ATV" when it goes into production alongside the Cybertruck, the company claimed.
Royal Mail tests EVs

Royal Mail trials new EVs


Royal Mail is to begin trialling new electric vehicles for last-mile deliveries in residential areas in an effort to reduce its carbon emissions.
Air Racing

The man taking electric racing to the sky


Air Race E is the brainchild of Jeff Zaltman, with a proven track record in bringing the excitement of air racing to the masses.
Future of Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port factory secure after decision to build electric vans

Ellesmere Port secure after EV investment


More than 1,000 jobs will be protected at Vauxhall's Ellesmere Port factory after it decided to build electric vehicles at the plant.

Electric van boss makes Rich List


The Russian CEO of electric bus and van start-up Arrival has entered The Sunday Times Rich List for the first time.
Hyundai recalls 82,000 electric vehicles after reports of fires

Hyundai recalls 82,000 electric vehicles


Hyundai has revealed that it will recall up to 82,000 electric vehicles and replace their batteries, after reports of fires emerged.

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.

Charging points to take pay as you go card payment


The days of standing in the rain trying to subscribe to an electric car charging service, downloading an app and linking it to a specific.
Volvo used electric excavator to dig Chelsea Flower Show garden

Volvo puts electric digger to work at Chelsea


Volvo's ECR25 electric excavator has been set to work ahead of this week's prestigious Chelsea Flower Show.