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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.

Volkswagen ID. Aero: electric saloon coming to Europe in 2023
Volkswagen ID. Aero
Volkswagen

Volkswagen ID. Aero: electric saloon coming to Europe in 2023

New VW ID. Aero will debut in China before versions for the US and European markets arrive
27 Jun 2022
DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE: plug-in hybrid SUV gets facelift and tech update
DS 7 Crossback  E-TENSE
DS 7

DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE: plug-in hybrid SUV gets facelift and tech update

Three plug-in hybrid versions of French brand’s flagship SUV available from August, including 355bhp performance model
27 Jun 2022
New electric cars coming in 2022 and beyond
Polestars under cover
Coming soon

New electric cars coming in 2022 and beyond

With electric cars making up an ever-increasing proportion of sales, the industry is working flat out to launch new models – here's what's on the way …
24 Jun 2022
1,972bhp Ford Electric SuperVan can do 0-62mph in under two seconds
Ford Pro Electric SuperVan
Ford Transit

1,972bhp Ford Electric SuperVan can do 0-62mph in under two seconds

Based on the new E-Transit Custom, the Electric SuperVan has made its debut 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed
23 Jun 2022
New ORA Funky Cat electric car: prices, specs and walkaround video
ORA Funky Cat
Electric

New ORA Funky Cat electric car: prices, specs and walkaround video

First Edition models of the electric hatchback priced from £31,995; additional trim levels to added to Funky Cat line-up in 2023
23 Jun 2022
Polestar 5: 872bhp and 900Nm torque targeted for upcoming electric flagship
Polestar 5 prototype at Goodwood
Polestar

Polestar 5: 872bhp and 900Nm torque targeted for upcoming electric flagship

The Polestar 5 luxury electric four-door GT car is set to go on sale in 2024 as Tesla Model S and Mercedes EQS rival
23 Jun 2022
Complete guide to the Gridserve (formerly Ecotricity) Electric Highway charging network
Gridserve charging hub
Charging

Complete guide to the Gridserve (formerly Ecotricity) Electric Highway charging network

Need to charge your electric vehicle on the Gridserve Electric Highway network? Here's how it works, how much it costs and how to pay
22 Jun 2022
New Lotus Eletre electric SUV: Britain’s answer to BMW iX unveiled
Lotus Eletre
Lotus

New Lotus Eletre electric SUV: Britain’s answer to BMW iX unveiled

The Eletre boasts a claimed range of over 370 miles and a sub-three-second 0-62mph time; production of the electric ‘hyper-SUV’ starting later this ye…
22 Jun 2022
New Peugeot 408 plug-in hybrid fastback saloon debuts; EV version to come
New Peugeot 408
Peugeot

New Peugeot 408 plug-in hybrid fastback saloon debuts; EV version to come

Plug-in hybrid power will be available from launch, fully electric version will arrive in 2023
22 Jun 2022
Hyundai Ioniq 6: New Tesla Model 3 rival teased head of June debut
Hyundai Ioniq 6 teaser
Hyundai

Hyundai Ioniq 6: New Tesla Model 3 rival teased head of June debut

Hyundai's follow up to the Ioniq 5 will be a sleek four-door inspired by the Prophecy concept, due to be revealed later this month
21 Jun 2022
2022 Audi Q3 TFSI e plug-in hybrid SUV: specs, prices and details
Audi Q3 hybrid
Audi Q3

2022 Audi Q3 TFSI e plug-in hybrid SUV: specs, prices and details

Both the standard Q3 and Q3 Sportback SUVs are now available with plug-in hybrid power; prices start from £39,960
20 Jun 2022
What is a hydrogen fuel-cell car, or FCEV?
Toyota hydrogen fuel-cell badge
Hydrogen

What is a hydrogen fuel-cell car, or FCEV?

A hydrogen fuel-cell car – or fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV) – may sound like science-fiction, but they're here and could form a major part of the …
17 Jun 2022
Ferrari electric car: Maranello’s first EV arriving in 2025
Ferrari
Ferrari

Ferrari electric car: Maranello’s first EV arriving in 2025

Company predicts that by 2026, 60% of its line-up will be electrified, featuring either hybrid or fully electric power
16 Jun 2022
Sony and Honda team up to produce electric cars from 2025
Sony Vision-S concepts
News

Sony and Honda team up to produce electric cars from 2025

The electronics brand and carmaker will form a new joint venture by the end of the year and plan to launch their first electric car in 2025
16 Jun 2022
New 2022 Volkswagen ID. Buzz electric minibus and van: prices, specs and range
VW ID. BUZZ
Volkswagen ID.Buzz

New 2022 Volkswagen ID. Buzz electric minibus and van: prices, specs and range

VW’s retro-inspired ID. Buzz gets a 258-mile range and £57,115 starting price; order books open in July
16 Jun 2022
New Fisker Ocean electric SUV: prices, specs and on-sale date
Fisker Ocean
News

New Fisker Ocean electric SUV: prices, specs and on-sale date

New Tesla Model Y rival to make UK debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed; first examples will be with customers in mid-2023
15 Jun 2022
Top 10 best luxury electric cars 2022
Best luxury electric cars 2022
Electric

Top 10 best luxury electric cars 2022

From Audi to Tesla, here are our top picks of the most luxurious zero-emissions motoring options on the market right now
15 Jun 2022
Top 10 best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars 2022
Best seven-seater electric and hybrids
Best cars

Top 10 best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars 2022

If the regular crop of electrified SUVs and family cars don’t provide enough practicality for you, then take a closer look at the range of electric an…
15 Jun 2022
Top 10 best electric family cars 2022
Best electric family cars
Electric

Top 10 best electric family cars 2022

From hatchbacks to SUVs, here are our top picks for the best zero-emissions family cars on the market right now
15 Jun 2022
Top 10 best electric SUVs 2022
Top 10 best electric SUVs
Electric

Top 10 best electric SUVs 2022

Electric SUVs combine style and practicality with low running costs, making them a very popular choice in the UK. Here are our top 10 favourites to bu…
15 Jun 2022
First images of new Polestar 3 electric SUV released ahead of October reveal
Polestar 3
Polestar

First images of new Polestar 3 electric SUV released ahead of October reveal

Polestar is targeting a range of over 370 miles from its first electric SUV, which will be followed by a sporty coupe-SUV in 2023 and flagship Polesta…
15 Jun 2022
Top 10 best electric vans 2022
Best electric vans
Van

Top 10 best electric vans 2022

Electric vans make perfect sense for businesses of all types, and the competition is hotting up fast. Here are our picks for the best zero-emissions w…
15 Jun 2022
Top 10 best small electric cars 2022
Best small electric cars
Electric

Top 10 best small electric cars 2022

Small electric cars make a lot of sense for commuting, city life and slashing your running costs. Here, we pick out the best ones to buy in the UK rig…
15 Jun 2022
Top 10 best electric cars 2022
Best electric cars 2022
Electric

Top 10 best electric cars 2022

Here, we run through our favourite new electric cars that you can buy right now in the UK…
15 Jun 2022
All-terrain Citroen My Ami Buggy going into production
Citroen My Ami Buggy
Citroen Ami

All-terrain Citroen My Ami Buggy going into production

50 examples of the off-road buggy variant of Citroen’s ultra-compact EV will be sold in France, with potential for new Ami variants to come to the UK
15 Jun 2022
New Renault Megane E-TECH Electric: specs, details and prices
Renault Megane E-TECH Electric
Renault Megane

New Renault Megane E-TECH Electric: specs, details and prices

Renault’s new electric crossover features Google-powered infotainment and up to 280 miles’ range; prices start from £35,995
14 Jun 2022
UK government axes electric-car grant after 11 years
Kia e-Niro vs Vauxhall Mokka-e
News

UK government axes electric-car grant after 11 years

The grant was slashed in December 2021 to just £1,500 off new models costing under £32,000; funding is being refocused on UK charging network
14 Jun 2022
Citroen Ami two-seat electric city car: prices, specs and customisation options
Citroen Ami
Citroen Ami

Citroen Ami two-seat electric city car: prices, specs and customisation options

Citroen’s ultra-compact electric quadricycle is available with a variety of customisation options, priced from £7,695 or £19.99 a month
14 Jun 2022
Electric car smart charging explained
Charging
Your questions answered

Electric car smart charging explained

What is smart charging – and what are the benefits for you?
10 Jun 2022
MG Cyberster electric sports car to launch in 2023
MG electric sports car patent
MG

MG Cyberster electric sports car to launch in 2023

Electric successor to the MG B and MG F sports cars will launch "in around 18 months" according to MG boss
10 Jun 2022
New MG 4 electric hatchback coming to UK in 2022
MG Mulan
MG

New MG 4 electric hatchback coming to UK in 2022

Newly unveiled MG Mulan is expected to be badged MG 4 in Europe and is likely to start from around £26,000 in the UK
10 Jun 2022
Fisker PEAR: first look at sub-£25,000 electric SUV
Fisker PEAR teaser
News

Fisker PEAR: first look at sub-£25,000 electric SUV

Fisker’s affordable electric crossover will offer over 310 miles of range; prices expected to start from less than $29,900 in the US
9 Jun 2022
New 2022 Nissan Juke Hybrid: prices, specs and details
Nissan Juke Hybrid
Nissan Juke

New 2022 Nissan Juke Hybrid: prices, specs and details

The Nissan Juke compact SUV is now available with hybrid power; prices start from £27,250
9 Jun 2022
Peugeot e-Rifter review
Peugeot e-Rifter
Peugeot Rifter

Peugeot e-Rifter review

The e-Rifter offers practicality and versatility that few other family cars, electric or otherwise, can match. However, Peugeot’s electric MPV is more…
9 Jun 2022
Tesla Cybertruck: Elon Musk reaffirms production will start in 2023
Tesla Cybertruck
Tesla

Tesla Cybertruck: Elon Musk reaffirms production will start in 2023

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has confirmed the company's electric pickup will enter production in 2023, four years after it debuted
8 Jun 2022
Cupra UrbanRebel concept previews entry-level EV for 2025
Cupra UrbanRebel
Cupra

Cupra UrbanRebel concept previews entry-level EV for 2025

Cupra's entry-level EV will be built in Spain and share its platform with the Volkswagen ID.1 and ID.2
7 Jun 2022