July 21, 2009
Mercedes is planning a zero-emission electric SLS AMG supercar which will accelerate to 62mph in 4 seconds.
June 30, 2009
You may have noticed a huge increase in the number of announcements about forthcoming electric vehicles the latest is the Renault Kangoo be bop Z.E.
June 26, 2009
The electric Tesla Roadster, based on a Lotus and capable of 0-60mph in 3.9 seconds and with a 240 mile range, is now available from a dealership in London.
June 23, 2009
Some exciting ultra low carbon vehicles from UK manufacturers are on the way thanks to £25 million in government funding for the winners of the Technology Strategy Boards (TSB) Ultra Low Carbon Vehicle Demonstrator competition.
June 22, 2009
Following UK trials of the smart fortwo electric drive (ed), smarts parent company, Daimler AG, has confirmed that the car will go into small series production, with cars coming to the UK in early 2010.
June 11, 2009
Electrical specialist Comet has launched a pilot scheme that offers customers free charging for electric vehicles.
June 9, 2009
Electric hire cars will be here by 2010, according to promises from a new partnership between Nissan and Europcar.
May 28, 2009
A survey by the RAC Foundation has shown that a fifth of motorists in the UK are considering buying an electric car in the next five years.
April 30, 2009
According to the results of simulation studies announced today by a consortium including Ricardo, Jaguar-Land Rover, E.ON and Amberjac Projects, a substantial medium-term rise in the number of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles would have a much lower impact on the UK national power grid than has previously been estimated.
April 27, 2009
There seems to be a trend of using a certain London backdrop for electric car press images, this time it's the turn of the electric Citroën C1 evie, the UKs first 4 seater, all electric production car.