The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has received a number of minor updates for 2017 and Green Car Guide sees one of these as very significant.
Renault has unveiled an all-electric version of its Master Z.E. van, as well as increasing the range of its Kangoo Van Z.E.
The Audi Q8 concept is a 122mpg plug-in hybrid with a 37-mile range on purely electric power, a total range of up to 621 miles, and the production model based on concept is due for launch in 2018.
The Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ electric MPV concept is a zero emission, all-wheel drive, electric MPV with 8 seats and a 370 mile range. Meanwhile, Volkswagen’s Chairman says the brand wants to sell one million electric cars per year by 2025.
The BMW 530e iPerformance Saloon is the plug-in hybrid version of the new 5 Series, with an official combined fuel consumption figure of 141.2mpg, along with 46g/km CO2 emissions and a pure electric range of 29 miles.
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Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of Renault, Nissan and the Renault-Nissan Alliance, has said that the disruptive triangle of electrification, autonomous drive and connectivity technology is forcing the global auto industry to rethink how our cars will operate in the future, and how we will use them.
The Renault Kangoo Z.E. is due to gain a new motor and battery package that will increase the NEDC driving range by more than 50 per cent, from 106 miles to 168 miles – equivalent to 124 miles in real world driving conditions.
The leaders of four major global cities say they will stop the use of all diesel vehicles and trucks by the middle of the next decade.
BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen Group with Audi and Porsche have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create the highest-powered electric vehicle charging network in Europe.
Electric car company NextEV has unveiled its new brand, NIO, and its electric supercar, the 194mph NIO EP9, claimed to be the world’s fastest electric car.