Electric car on-street charging is postcode lottery, according to study


A study of electric vehicle infrastructure in the UK leaves has revealed the stark regional divides in availability of public chargers.
Mazda begins production of its first pure EV this week

Mazda begins production of its first pure EV


Earlier this week, Mazda began manufacturing its first ever pure electric car. The company will start UK deliveries of the MX-30 early in 2021.
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.
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.
Polestar reveals further details, pictures and video of the Precept concept

Polestar reveals pictures and video of Precept


Polestar has unveiled further details of the Precept, a concept “from the near future” that is likely designed to rival Tesla and BMW models.
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.
Peugeot to plug-in the £500 hole in government grant

Peugeot, Renault plug £500 hole in EV subsidy


French carmaker Peugeot has pledged to fill the £500 reduction in the government’s plug-in vehicles grant until the end of March.
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.
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.
History of electric cars

The history of the electric car (spon)


Electric cars may be on the cusp of a breakthrough, but they spent decades in a cul-de-sac after being first off the line almost 200 years ago.