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Charlie Harvey

Charlie is a content editor writing articles across a range of titles owned by Autovia. He has a passionate interest in not only the history of cars, but also their place in the future and is also a speaker of four foreign languages. Charlie works in the background to help DrivingElectric stay on top of its game in spreading the word about the latest electric car developments.

Do electric cars have gearboxes?
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Do electric cars have gearboxes?

Do electric cars have gears? Do they drive like an automatic car? Here's everything you need to know on the subject
18 Nov 2022
New Smart #3 electric SUV leaked online
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New Smart #3 electric SUV leaked online

Smart’s largest car ever is expected to arrive in 2023, along with a 422bhp Brabus-tuned version
17 Nov 2022
How much is the Benefit-in-Kind company-car tax on an electric car?
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How much is the Benefit-in-Kind company-car tax on an electric car?

The company-car tax, or BiK, on electric cars is set at just 2% right now and for the next few years, making a zero-emissions vehicle a great choice f…
17 Nov 2022
Electric-car conversions: can I build my own electric car?
Electric car conversion
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Electric-car conversions: can I build my own electric car?

The idea of carrying out your own electric-car conversion seems tempting, but you’ll need specialist knowledge and it won't be cheap
17 Nov 2022
New Alpine R5 electric hot hatch due in 2024
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New Alpine R5 electric hot hatch due in 2024

Alpine’s hot version of the new Renault 5 will be front-wheel drive only and is expected to produce 215bhp
10 Nov 2022
New AEHRA luxury car brand to launch all-electric SUV
AEHRA luxury electric SUV
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New AEHRA luxury car brand to launch all-electric SUV

AEHRA plans to “rewrite the automotive design rulebook” with “state-of-the-art” EV technology
8 Nov 2022
Updated 2023 Toyota Corolla now available to order
2023 Toyota Corolla Hatchback
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Updated 2023 Toyota Corolla now available to order

The latest Toyota Corolla’s order books are now open, with prices starting from £29,610
24 Aug 2022