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Ellis Hyde is the content editor for DrivingElectric. He covers everything new in the world of electric cars, from the latest models to home chargers.

Mercedes EQE electric car: zero-emissions E-Class alternative spied testing
Mercedes EQE spy shot
Mercedes-Benz EQE

Mercedes EQE electric car: zero-emissions E-Class alternative spied testing

Mercedes’ E-Class-sized electric saloon will sit below the luxury flagship EQS limousine and is aiming at over 370 miles' range
20 Apr 2021
Honda SUV e:prototype electric car unveiled at Shanghai motor show
Honda SUV e:prototype
Honda

Honda SUV e:prototype electric car unveiled at Shanghai motor show

The Honda SUV e:prototype is now close to production and will go on sale in China by early 2022
20 Apr 2021
Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD: classic sports coupe reimagined with electric power
Opel Manta GSe concept car exterior
Electric

Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD: classic sports coupe reimagined with electric power

This is our first look at the Opel Manta GSe ElektroMOD: an all-electric sports coupe from Vauxhall’s German sister brand.
20 Apr 2021
New Volkswagen ID.5 electric coupe-SUV spied testing
Volkswagen ID.5 spy shot
Volkswagen ID.5

New Volkswagen ID.5 electric coupe-SUV spied testing

Spy shots reveal sloping roofline of the coupe-SUV version of the Volkswagen’s ID.4
19 Apr 2021
Genesis Electrified G80 luxury electric car unveiled at Shanghai Motor Show
Genesis Electrified G80
Electric

Genesis Electrified G80 luxury electric car unveiled at Shanghai Motor Show

Hyundai’s luxury sub-brand has launched its first electric car, but there's no word so far on whether it's coming to the UK
19 Apr 2021
Polestar 1: specs, price and on-sale date
Polestar 1 special edition
Polestar 1

Polestar 1: specs, price and on-sale date

The plug-in hybrid Polestar 1 coupe special edition celebrates the car's final production run
19 Apr 2021
2021 Lexus ES: Pictures, specifications and on-sale date
2021 Lexus ES
Lexus ES

2021 Lexus ES: Pictures, specifications and on-sale date

Updates focus on comfort and refinement for Lexus’ rival to the BMW 5 Series
19 Apr 2021
Maserati Levante Hybrid: pictures, specifications and on-sale date
Maserati Levante Hybrid
Maserati Levante

Maserati Levante Hybrid: pictures, specifications and on-sale date

The Maserati Levante hybrid SUV will be available from June 2021
19 Apr 2021
Audi A6 e-tron electric concept car: new electric-car platform unveiled
Audi A6 e-tron
Audi A6

Audi A6 e-tron electric concept car: new electric-car platform unveiled

Audi debuts new Premium Platform Electric technology in the form of a luxury four-door concept car
19 Apr 2021
Toyota bZ4X electric SUV concept gives first glimpse of wider range
Toyota bZ4X
Toyota

Toyota bZ4X electric SUV concept gives first glimpse of wider range

Shanghai motor show concept previews Toyota bZ – "beyond zero" – line-up of electric cars that'll be built on the brand's e-TNGA platform
19 Apr 2021
Volkswagen ID.6 electric SUV fully revealed
VW ID.6
Volkswagen ID.6

Volkswagen ID.6 electric SUV fully revealed

The seven-seat electric SUV exclusive to China has made its official debut at the 2021 Auto Shanghai motor show
17 Apr 2021
2021 Mercedes EQS electric luxury saloon: details, specs and on-sale date
Mercedes EQS
Mercedes-Benz EQS

2021 Mercedes EQS electric luxury saloon: details, specs and on-sale date

The new Mercedes S-Class-sized luxury electric saloon has been revealed in full
15 Apr 2021
Audi Q4 e-tron: pictures, specifications and on-sale date
Audi Q4 e-tron
Audi Q4 e-tron

Audi Q4 e-tron: pictures, specifications and on-sale date

The pure-electric Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 e-tron Sportback SUVs have been unveiled, with prices starting at £40,750
15 Apr 2021
Morgan 4/4 and Triumph Stag are latest classic cars to get electric conversion
Electric Triumph Stag
News

Morgan 4/4 and Triumph Stag are latest classic cars to get electric conversion

Electrogenic aims to create guilt-free, zero-emissions classic-car experiences with its conversions
14 Apr 2021
Polestar 2 2021: range expands and becomes more affordable
Polestar 2
Polestar 2

Polestar 2 2021: range expands and becomes more affordable

Polestar has added more affordable, single-motor powertrains to the 2 range and reduced the price of the dual-motor model by £4,000
13 Apr 2021
New Citroen C5 X flagship crossover model announced
Citroen C5 X
Citroen C5

New Citroen C5 X flagship crossover model announced

Available as a plug-in hybrid, the new C5 X is promised to offer drivers "ultimate comfort"
12 Apr 2021
MG Cyberster electric speedster unveiled ahead of Shanghai Motor Show debut
MG Cyberster - Exterior
MG

MG Cyberster electric speedster unveiled ahead of Shanghai Motor Show debut

MG claims the striking electric two-seater will be capable of 500 miles of range and a sub-three-second 0-62mph time
9 Apr 2021
BMW iX1 electric SUV spotted testing
BMW iX1 Spy Shot
BMW iX1

BMW iX1 electric SUV spotted testing

BMW's next electric SUV has been spotted testing in Munich; it'll slot into the range below the iX3
8 Apr 2021
Hyundai confirms price reductions after UK government cuts plug-in grant
Hyundai Kona Electric
News

Hyundai confirms price reductions after UK government cuts plug-in grant

Hyundai, Nissan, BMW, Peugeot, Kia, Vauxhall, MG, Tesla and Citroen have all adjusted their electric-car pricing to ensure models remain eligible for …
8 Apr 2021
DS 9 E-TENSE plug-in hybrid luxury saloon: prices, specs and on-sale date
DS 9 E-TENSE
DS 9

DS 9 E-TENSE plug-in hybrid luxury saloon: prices, specs and on-sale date

Flagship luxury saloon with plug-in hybrid power will start at just over £46,000 in the UK
7 Apr 2021
Polestar Project Zero aims to be world’s first climate-neutral car
Polestar
Polestar

Polestar Project Zero aims to be world’s first climate-neutral car

Polestar is aiming to eliminate emissions from its manufacturing, rather than offsetting them by planting trees
7 Apr 2021
New electric GMC Hummer EV SUV revealed
Electric GMC Hummer SUV - Exterior
Hummer

New electric GMC Hummer EV SUV revealed

All-new electric version of the iconic 'Humvee' produces 15,600Nm of torque and is to go on sale in 2023
6 Apr 2021
Home wallbox charger sharing explained
Home charger
Your questions answered

Home wallbox charger sharing explained

We look at why you might consider sharing your home wallbox electric-car charger – and how you can use someone else's if you don't have your own
31 Mar 2021
Voltswagen: Volkswagen will not be rebranding
VW ID.4
Volkswagen

Voltswagen: Volkswagen will not be rebranding

Volkswagen has backtracked on its statement that it would badging electric cars as 'Voltswagens' in the US
31 Mar 2021
Kia EV6 and EV6 GT Official Photos
Kia EV6

Kia EV6 and EV6 GT Official Photos

Kia EV6 and EV6 GT Official Photos
30 Mar 2021
New Toyota Yaris Cross Dynamic rugged hybrid SUV unveiled
Toyota Yaris Cross Dynamic - Exterior
Toyota Yaris Cross

New Toyota Yaris Cross Dynamic rugged hybrid SUV unveiled

The more off-road-focused version of the small hybrid SUV will go on sale later this year, alongside the other trim levels for the upcoming Yaris Cros…
29 Mar 2021
Toyota Yaris Cross Dynamic
Toyota Yaris Cross

Toyota Yaris Cross Dynamic

2021 Toyota Yaris Cross Dynamic unveiled
29 Mar 2021
Labour proposes interest-free loans and scrappage scheme to encourage electric-car buyers
Ed Milliband
News

Labour proposes interest-free loans and scrappage scheme to encourage electric-car buyers

The Labour party is calling for an 'electric vehicle revolution' to make electric cars more accessible by eliminating barriers to ownership and increa…
25 Mar 2021
Ford F-150 Electric spied testing
Ford F-150 Electric Pickup - Front
Ford

Ford F-150 Electric spied testing

An electric version of one of Ford’s biggest-selling models, the F-150 pickup truck, has been spied testing on the road
23 Mar 2021
Electric Smart car gets Brabus upgrade to become the 92R
Brabus 92R
Smart Fortwo Cabrio

Electric Smart car gets Brabus upgrade to become the 92R

The German tuning company will be building 50 examples of the electrified “pocket rocket”
23 Mar 2021
SEAT announces new urban electric car to launch in 2025
SEAT electric car
SEAT

SEAT announces new urban electric car to launch in 2025

Entry-level urban electric crossover teased by SEAT is expected to cost between £17,000-£21,000
22 Mar 2021
Cupra Tavascan flagship electric SUV to launch in 2024
Cupra Tavascan
Cupra

Cupra Tavascan flagship electric SUV to launch in 2024

Cupra’s hotly anticipated halo SUV will become the brand’s second all-electric car
22 Mar 2021