March 6, 2018Nissan has announced a partnership for vehicle-to-grid services, renewable energy generation and storage solutions, as well as grid integration for Nissan electric vehicle customers, with energy company E.ON.
March 6, 2018The Bentley Bentayga Hybrid features an electric range of over 31 miles and CO2 emissions of 75 g/km – both based on the old NEDC cycle (no figures for the new WLTP cycle – which is resulting in much higher CO2 emissions levels for plug-in hybrids - have been publicised).
March 1, 2018The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has been officially launched, with a 300-mile range, 400PS and 696Nm of torque delivering 0-60mph in 4.5 seconds; in other words, sports car performance and all-wheel drive with five-seat SUV practicality. It’s available to order now, priced from £63,495.
February 27, 2018The Hyundai Kona Electric - the first fully-electric subcompact SUV on the European market - will have two different powertrain versions, with a range of up to 300 miles. This is likely to be a game changer.
February 21, 2018Renault has launched a smart electric ecosystem for the island of Porto Santo based on four key pillars: electric vehicles, stationary energy storage, smart charging and vehicle-to-grid (V2G) charging.
February 20, 2018The Geneva Motor Show will see the global premiere of the new 2019 model year Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, which will be introduced to the European market towards the end of 2018.
February 19, 2018The 2018 model-year Renault ZOE has been revealed, with a new 80kW R110 electric motor which delivers more power.
February 14, 2018Renault is to open its first Renault Electric Vehicle Experience Centre on 16th February in Stockholm, Sweden. This new concept store will allow Renault to engage with the general public on the subject of electric motoring.
February 12, 2018A Range Rover Sport P400e petrol-electric plug-in hybrid (PHEV) has become the first vehicle to climb the 45-degree, 999-step staircase to Heaven’s Gate rock arch in China in a world-first Dragon Road challenge.
February 8, 2018A major public consultation is being launched today to assess Bristol’s electric vehicle charging network. The organisations running the process want to hear views from any current user of the network - or people who would like to operate an electric vehicle in the future - on how Bristol’s electric chargepoint network should be run, managed and supported going forward.