Tesla supplier creating battery capable of 1.24 million miles and 16 years of use


A Chinese company has created a battery that it claims will take your car two million km (1.24m miles) before it needs replacing.
Trump administration being sued by 23 states over fuel standards

Trump administration sued over relaxed emissions


President Trump’s administration is being sued by nearly two dozen states over lowered standards for fuel economy in the US.
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.
Environmentalists start crowdfunding appeal to stop government road building scheme

Campaigners to take DfT to court over road plans


The UK government is facing backlash from environmentalists regarding plans to inject £27bn into a road-building programme.
Extreme E unveils scientific panel, environmental plans and team info

Extreme E unveils scientific panel and team info


Upcoming motorsport Extreme E has unveiled its scientific panel to coincide with the 50th Earth Day.
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...
Modern engines worse for the planet, better for our lungs, says study

Modern engines worse for the planet, says study


Consumer advice group Which? has found that new cars emit 7% more carbon dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere than their older counterparts.

Jeremy Clarkson: I believe in climate change


Instead of high octane action and supercar shootouts, the next episode of The Grand Tour will shine a spotlight on the effects of climate change
Extreme E Greenland Russell Glacier Race Location

Extreme E 4x4 racers to compete in Greenland


Despite never hosting a motorsport event before, Greenland has been picked to hold Extreme E's first pure-electric off-road race in 2021.
Extreme E: the off-road race series on an eco trip - interview with Alejandro Agag by Will Dron for Sunday Times Driving.co.uk

Extreme E: the off-road race series on an eco trip


On a clear day the view from Alejandro Agag’s ninth floor corner office in Hammersmith, west London, is spectacular. Across to the east are Hyde...

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.
Modern engines worse for the planet, better for our lungs, says study

Millions of children affected by ‘dangerous’ air


The Times has called for a new Clean Air Act after an investigation revealed air pollution around 6,500 schools exceeds recommended levels.
Hyundai NEXO filters claimed to clean up air pollution

Hyundai NEXO hydrogen car 'cleans' air


Hyundai is preparing to launch a new hydrogen fuel cell car that not only emits nothing but water from the tailpipe, but also "cleans" the air as