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Ellis Hyde

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.

New 2022 Volkswagen Multivan eHybrid MPV: details, specs and prices
Volkswagen Multivan eHybrid
Volkswagen Multivan

New 2022 Volkswagen Multivan eHybrid MPV: details, specs and prices

The new seven-seater Multivan minibus replaces the Caravelle in Volkswagen's UK line-up, with prices for the plug-in eHybrid model starting from £48,0…
19 Jan 2022
Demands for more accessible electric-car charging points echoed by AA president
EV charging point
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Demands for more accessible electric-car charging points echoed by AA president

The AA is also supporting new EV charging-point accessibility standards being developed by the Motability charity in partnership with the government a…
18 Jan 2022
New Alfa Romeo Tonale SUV spied testing ahead of 2022 debut
Alfa Romeo Tonale spy shot
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New Alfa Romeo Tonale SUV spied testing ahead of 2022 debut

First revealed at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, the Tonale is expected to be offered with plug-in hybrid power
17 Jan 2022
New 2022 Kia Niro electric and hybrid SUV unveiled
New 2022 Kia Niro
Kia Niro

New 2022 Kia Niro electric and hybrid SUV unveiled

The next generation of Kia's family SUV will continue to be available with hybrid, plug-in hybrid and electric power; more details and prices will be …
17 Jan 2022
New 2022 Citroen C5 X plug-in hybrid: details, specs, prices and video
Citroen C5 X
Citroen C5 X

New 2022 Citroen C5 X plug-in hybrid: details, specs, prices and video

Available with plug-in hybrid power from £35,190, the new C5 X promises to offer drivers "ultimate comfort"
17 Jan 2022
Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup to enter volume production in 2023
Tesla Cybertruck
Tesla

Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup to enter volume production in 2023

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has confirmed the company's electric pickup will be delayed until 2023, as a result of the global semiconductor shortage
17 Jan 2022
New 2022 Subaru Solterra electric SUV: details, pictures and STI concept
Subaru Solterra STI Concept
Subaru

New 2022 Subaru Solterra electric SUV: details, pictures and STI concept

Subaru’s first electric car will be launched in mid-2022, with a choice of front or four-wheel drive; STI concept teases potential high-performance ve…
14 Jan 2022
Top 20 best Motability electric cars 2022
Vauxhall Mokka-e front tracking
Best cars

Top 20 best Motability electric cars 2022

The Motability scheme now includes a number of electric cars, which can all help eligible drivers keep their motoring costs down
13 Jan 2022
Ford F-150 Lightning vs GMC Hummer EV vs Rivian R1T vs Chevrolet Silverado EV: spec-sheet battle
Electric pickup truck comparison
News

Ford F-150 Lightning vs GMC Hummer EV vs Rivian R1T vs Chevrolet Silverado EV: spec-sheet battle

The all-American pickup truck is going electric – and we've taken a deep dive into the numbers to find out how Ford, Chevy, Rivian and Hummer's offeri…
13 Jan 2022
Audi Q8 e-tron: New name on the cards as part of 2022 facelift for e-tron
Audi e-tron 2022 facelift
Audi e-tron

Audi Q8 e-tron: New name on the cards as part of 2022 facelift for e-tron

The Audi e-tron and e-tron Sportback SUVs are expected to get significant range and charging updates as part of a 2022 facelift; camouflaged prototype…
11 Jan 2022
Hyundai Ioniq 6 electric saloon spied testing again ahead of debut
Hyundai Ioniq 6 spy shot
Hyundai

Hyundai Ioniq 6 electric saloon spied testing again ahead of debut

Hyundai's next electric car will be Ioniq 6: a sleek four-door inspired by the Prophecy concept and set to be revealed at some point in 2022
10 Jan 2022
Best electric-car charging-point providers in the UK: Driver Power 2021
Tesla Supercharger
Charging

Best electric-car charging-point providers in the UK: Driver Power 2021

The Tesla Supercharger network has again topped Driver Power’s list of the best UK charging-point providers
10 Jan 2022
Citroen and Vauxhall electric MPVs get price reduction
Citroen e-Berlingo
News

Citroen and Vauxhall electric MPVs get price reduction

Citroen, Vauxhall and Peugeot’s MPVs are also now electric-only, after all three brands axed the petrol and diesel versions of their van-based people …
10 Jan 2022
Volkswagen ID. Buzz electric van and minibus: pictures, specs and on-sale date
VW ID. Buzz
Volkswagen

Volkswagen ID. Buzz electric van and minibus: pictures, specs and on-sale date

The retro-inspired VW ID. Buzz electric van and minibus has been photographed testing in close-to-production form, and will be revealed on 9 March 202…
10 Jan 2022
New Renault Austral: Kadjar replacement will get hybrid power
Renault Austral
Renault

New Renault Austral: Kadjar replacement will get hybrid power

Renault’s new family SUV has entered final development before going on sale later in 2022, when it’ll be available exclusively with hybrid power
6 Jan 2022
New Chevrolet Silverado EV electric pickup truck unveiled
Chevrolet Silverado EV RST
Chevrolet

New Chevrolet Silverado EV electric pickup truck unveiled

Ford F-150 Lightning rival is set to go on sale in 2023, offering up to 400 miles' range and over 4.5-tonne towing capacity, starting from $39,900
6 Jan 2022
Top 10 best luxury electric cars 2022
BMW iX
Best cars

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
5 Jan 2022
New BMW iX electric SUV: prices, specs and range-topping M60 model
BMW iX M60
BMW iX

New BMW iX electric SUV: prices, specs and range-topping M60 model

Three versions of the iX are now available, with a new top-of-the-range M60 version capable of 0-62mph in 3.9 seconds and up to 357 miles on a charge
4 Jan 2022
New Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype unveiled promising longest range of any EV
Mercedes Vision EQXX
Mercedes-Benz

New Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype unveiled promising longest range of any EV

Mercedes' latest electric-car prototype will get from "Berlin to Paris" on a charge, thanks to a range of over 620 miles; its technology could appear …
4 Jan 2022
Top 10 best electric family cars 2022
Volkswagen Pod Point
Best cars

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
31 Dec 2021
Top 12 best electric cars 2022
Hyundai Ioniq 5
Best cars

Top 12 best electric cars 2022

What are the UK's best electric cars on the market in 2022? In no particular order, we run through our favourite new electric cars you can buy right n…
24 Dec 2021
Top 11 cheapest electric cars 2022
MG ZS EV
Best cars

Top 11 cheapest electric cars 2022

Contrary to popular opinion, not all electric cars are expensive. Here are the cheapest ones available in the UK right now
23 Dec 2021
New Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+ electric supersaloon: specs, details and prices
Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+
Mercedes-Benz EQS

New Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+ electric supersaloon: specs, details and prices

Mercedes' rival to the Porsche Taycan Turbo and Audi RS e-tron GT makes over 750bhp and starts from £154,995
22 Dec 2021
Complete guide to the Gridserve (formerly Ecotricity) Electric Highway charging network
Electric Highway chargers
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
21 Dec 2021
Osprey opens London electric-car charging hub
Osprey Charging
Charging

Osprey opens London electric-car charging hub

The new Croydon location features six charging points capable of speeds up to 175kW and is one of 150 new sites Osprey plans to open
17 Dec 2021
New all-terrain Citroen My Ami Buggy Concept unveiled
Citroen My Ami Buggy Concept
Citroen Ami

New all-terrain Citroen My Ami Buggy Concept unveiled

Rugged version of Citroen’s ultra-compact EV is “the vision of an Ami dedicated to leisure” and could hint at new Ami variants to come
16 Dec 2021
Where can I buy hydrogen and where is my nearest hydrogen filling station?
Mercedes fuel cell
Hydrogen

Where can I buy hydrogen and where is my nearest hydrogen filling station?

A guide to where you can find UK hydrogen fuel stations for filling up a hydrogen fuel-cell car
15 Dec 2021
New 2022 Cupra Born electric car: specs, details and prices
Cupra Born
Cupra Born

New 2022 Cupra Born electric car: specs, details and prices

Cupra's first electric car, and sister model to Volkswagen's ID.3, can cover up to 335 miles on a charge and do 0-62mph in under seven seconds; prices…
15 Dec 2021
New Lexus RZ SUV to be brand’s first bespoke electric car
Lexus RZ
Lexus

New Lexus RZ SUV to be brand’s first bespoke electric car

The Japanese brand’s first solely electric model will be unveiled in 2022, sharing underpinnings with the Toyota bZ4X and Subaru Solterra SUVs
15 Dec 2021
BMW i7: electric 7 Series luxury saloon teased ahead of 2022 launch
BMW i7
BMW 7 Series

BMW i7: electric 7 Series luxury saloon teased ahead of 2022 launch

The zero-emissions version of BMW’s next-generation flagship saloon is now in the later stages of development, currently undergoing extreme hot and co…
15 Dec 2021
New MG ZS EV is the 2022 DrivingElectric Car of the Year
MG ZS EV
News

New MG ZS EV is the 2022 DrivingElectric Car of the Year

The electric Fiat 500, BMW iX, Citroen Ami and Hyundai Ioniq 5 were among the winners in this year’s celebration of the best electric and hybrid cars …
14 Dec 2021
2022 DrivingElectric Awards: the winners
DE Awards
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2022 DrivingElectric Awards: the winners

The DrivingElectric Awards recognise the best hybrid and electric cars you can buy right now, with models from MG, Skoda, Hyundai, Tesla, BMW, Mercede…
14 Dec 2021
Tesla Semi truck: specs, price and on-sale date
Tesla Semi
Tesla

Tesla Semi truck: specs, price and on-sale date

Pure-electric Tesla lorry has reportedly entered limited production, with the first models expected to be delivered to customers for testing by the en…
14 Dec 2021
New 2023 MINI Electric: Leaked images appear online
MINI Hatch
MINI Electric

New 2023 MINI Electric: Leaked images appear online

The next-generation MINI Electric hatchback will arrive in 2023, but pictures of the car undisguised in China have now appeared on social media
10 Dec 2021
Nissan Ariya electric SUV: specs, prices and on-sale date
Nissan Ariya in Monaco
Nissan Ariya

Nissan Ariya electric SUV: specs, prices and on-sale date

The pure-electric ‘coupe crossover’ is available with front or four-wheel drive and offers up to 310 miles of range on a charge; prices start from £41…
10 Dec 2021
Electric BMW 3 Series pictures leaked online
Electric BMW 3 Series leaked
BMW 3 Series

Electric BMW 3 Series pictures leaked online

Undisguised images of the fully electric BMW 3 Series, which could adopt the 'i3' name when it goes into production, have leaked online ahead of its 2…
8 Dec 2021