Diesel cars are accused in the media of contributing to poor levels of local air quality, but a new survey shows that the very latest diesel cars are much cleaner than older vehicles.
The BEIS Select Committee Report on Electric Vehicles has today called upon the government to bring the ban on diesel and petrol vehicles forward by eight years to 2032.
The government has announced changes to the Plug-in Car Grant (PICG) meaning that the grant rate for pure electric vehicles will reduce from £4,500 to £3,500 and Plug-in Hybrids will no longer be eligible for the grant.
The government’s Green GB Week Electric Vehicle Roadshow is coming to Nottingham’s Old Market Square on Tuesday 16 October, offering the chance to see, drive, and find out more about the latest electric vehicles (EVs).
The BMW i3 and i3s 120Ah have increased battery capacity, giving an improved electric range of 192 miles based on the new WLTP test or 223 miles based on the old NEDC test – and the i3 range-extender has been dropped.
Peugeot is to introduce Plug-in Hybrid petrol engines for the Peugeot 3008 SUV, and the all-new Peugeot 508 and 508 SW, giving an all-electric driving range of up to 30 miles.
Nottingham businesses are invited to an event where they can drive the latest electric vehicles, on 5 October at Nottingham Racecourse.
The Ford Transit Custom plug-in hybrid (PHEV) has been revealed at the IAA Commercial Vehicle show in Hannover.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has five new zero emission commercial vehicles on show at the 2018 IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hannover.
A range of zero emission Maxus EV80 battery electric vans are being displayed at the 2018 Hannover IAA Commercial Vehicles show.