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Stephen Errity

Stephen Errity is managing editor of DrivingElectric since launch in 2018. He has over 10 years' experience in automotive journalism and also covers motorsport for Auto Express.

2021 Fiat 500 electric city car: prices, specs and new limited-edition model
New Fiat 500(RED)
Fiat 500

2021 Fiat 500 electric city car: prices, specs and new limited-edition model

The special-edition Fiat (500)RED is available as a hatchback or convertible, with prices starting from £22,995 after the plug-in car grant
14 Oct 2021
Electric classic cars: iconic models reinvented for the 21st century
Aston Martin DB6 electric conversion by Lunaz
Your questions answered

Electric classic cars: iconic models reinvented for the 21st century

We take a look at what it takes to convert a classic car to electric power, as well as some of the best examples produced to date
6 Oct 2021
Citroen e-Dispatch electric van: price, specifications, pictures and details
Citroen e-Dispatch
Citroen Dispatch

Citroen e-Dispatch electric van: price, specifications, pictures and details

The Citroen e-Dispatch electric van, which starts at just over £26,000 before the government grant, is on sale in the UK now
6 Oct 2021
Electric car sales UK: Tesla Model 3 tops the charts in September 2021
Tesla Model 3
News

Electric car sales UK: Tesla Model 3 tops the charts in September 2021

The Tesla Model 3 was the best-selling car in the UK overall during September 2021, as the chip shortage continues to hit new vehicle supplies
5 Oct 2021
Citroen e-SpaceTourer review
Citroen e-SpaceTourer
Citroen SpaceTourer

Citroen e-SpaceTourer review

Nine-seater, van-based electric minibus is a solid and versatile offering from Citroen – but it's not the last word for range or practicality
29 Sep 2021
Citroen e-SpaceTourer electric minibus: prices, specs and trim levels
Citroen e-SpaceTourer
Citroen SpaceTourer

Citroen e-SpaceTourer electric minibus: prices, specs and trim levels

Citroen has introduced a new XL version of its electric passenger van, which also qualifies for the government's plug-in car grant and starts from £32…
29 Sep 2021
Government consulting on new electric-car charging proposals
Charging logo
News

Government consulting on new electric-car charging proposals

Proposed legislation includes a statutory duty for local authorities to plan charging infrastructure and a requirement for a minimum number of chargin…
28 Sep 2021
New Nissan Townstar electric van: e-NV200 successor revealed
Nissan Townstar electric van
Nissan

New Nissan Townstar electric van: e-NV200 successor revealed

Nissan has taken the wraps off a new compact electric van, based on the same platform as the Renault Kangoo E-TECH and Mercedes eCitan
27 Sep 2021
Renault Clio E-TECH hybrid review
Renault Clio E-TECH hybrid
Renault Clio

Renault Clio E-TECH hybrid review

The hybrid Renault Clio is a quiet yet punchy small car, with good electric running potential and a comfortable ride
24 Sep 2021
Skoda Enyaq iV Founders Edition: 50 examples allocated for UK
Skoda Enyaq iV Founders Edition
Skoda Enyaq iV

Skoda Enyaq iV Founders Edition: 50 examples allocated for UK

Skoda has confirmed that just 50 examples of the limited-run 'Founders Edition' of its electric family SUV will be coming to the UK
22 Sep 2021
Volkswagen Abt eTransporter review
Volkswagen Abt eTransporter
Volkswagen Transporter

Volkswagen Abt eTransporter review

The VW Abt eTransporter falls short of other medium-sized electric vans on the market, which offer a longer range for less money
22 Sep 2021
Osprey announces 150 new electric-car rapid charging hubs for the UK
Osprey charging hub
News

Osprey announces 150 new electric-car rapid charging hubs for the UK

First location in Wolverhampton to open in October 2021, with nine more to begin construction this year
16 Sep 2021
New hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars coming in 2021 and 2022
Land Rover Defender P400e
Hybrid

New hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars coming in 2021 and 2022

If electric cars aren’t your bag, then maybe one of the many hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars coming soon will be the one for you. Here's what's on the …
15 Sep 2021
Polestar Precept electric flagship: first image of prototype released
Polestar Precept
Polestar

Polestar Precept electric flagship: first image of prototype released

New image shows prototype of the roadgoing version of Polestar's Precept concept car, which will arrive before 2025 and rival the Tesla Model S and Me…
15 Sep 2021
New electric cars coming in 2021 and 2022
Genesis Electrified G80
Coming soon

New electric cars coming in 2021 and 2022

Carmakers are pressing ahead with new electric cars and we're seeing new models arrive all the time. Here's what's coming soon...
14 Sep 2021
MG 5 SW EV review
MG 5
MG 5

MG 5 SW EV review

It may not be the most exciting or desirable electric model on sale, but the MG 5 EV electric estate car makes a lot of sense on many levels
14 Sep 2021
Volvo XC60 Recharge hybrid review
Volvo XC60 Recharge T8
Volvo XC60

Volvo XC60 Recharge hybrid review

The Volvo XC60 Recharge hybrid combines petrol and electric power with plug-in capability to deliver impressive fuel economy and family-friendly pract…
13 Sep 2021
Used Renault ZOE Mk1 buying guide
Used Renault ZOE
Renault ZOE

Used Renault ZOE Mk1 buying guide

All the information you need to know when buying a secondhand example of the Renault ZOE Mk1, which was produced between 2013 and 2019
13 Sep 2021
How much is the Benefit-in-Kind company-car tax on an electric car?
Mercedes EQA
Company cars

How much is the Benefit-in-Kind company-car tax on an electric car?

The company-car tax, or BiK rate, on electric cars is 1% during the 2021/22 financial year and will rise to just 2% in 2022/23, making a zero-emission…
13 Sep 2021
Do electric cars have gearboxes?
Drive selector
Your questions answered

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
13 Sep 2021
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 Volkswagen ID. Buzz electric van and minibus has been photographed testing in close-to-production form a third time, as well as being showcased as…
13 Sep 2021
Octopus Electric Juice 'roaming' service passes 100,000-charger milestone
Octopus Energy
News

Octopus Electric Juice 'roaming' service passes 100,000-charger milestone

Octopus Energy's Electric Juice service gives access to multiple electric-car charging networks, with all payments appearing on a single bill
10 Sep 2021
Volkswagen ID.Vizzion: production version of Passat-sized electric car spotted testing
VW ID.Vizzion
Volkswagen

Volkswagen ID.Vizzion: production version of Passat-sized electric car spotted testing

Another new Volkswagen electric car – this time a Passat-sized model that'll be available as a hatchback or estate – has been spied testing on public …
9 Sep 2021
New Nissan electric van to be unveiled in September
New Nissan electric LCV teaser
Nissan

New Nissan electric van to be unveiled in September

Forthcoming model will likely be a rebadged version of the latest Renault Kangoo E-TECH, and the replacement for the current e-NV200
9 Sep 2021
The UK's perfect electric car? Meet the Autovia EV-21
Autovia EV-21
News

The UK's perfect electric car? Meet the Autovia EV-21

Combining the best bits of models on sale right now, DrivingElectric has created a hypothetical ideal electric car for UK buyers to mark World EV Day
8 Sep 2021
Volkswagen ID.3 GTX electric hot hatchback will go into production
VW ID.X
Volkswagen ID.3

Volkswagen ID.3 GTX electric hot hatchback will go into production

VW has given an electric Golf GTI equivalent the green light, with all-wheel drive and 295bhp output expected
7 Sep 2021
Aston Martin DBX hybrid spotted testing
Aston Martin DBX hybrid
Aston Martin

Aston Martin DBX hybrid spotted testing

A plug-in hybrid version of the Aston Martin DBX luxury SUV has been spotted undergoing testing at the Nurburgring race circuit in Germany
7 Sep 2021
Porsche Mission R concept hints at electric Cayman and Boxster
Porsche Mission R
Porsche

Porsche Mission R concept hints at electric Cayman and Boxster

Concept electric racing car unveiled at IAA Mobility show in Munich could point to zero-emissions versions of Porsche's mid-engined models
7 Sep 2021
BMW i Vision Circular concept previews potential new i3
BMW i Vision Circular
BMW

BMW i Vision Circular concept previews potential new i3

IAA Mobility Munich show concept employs 'circular economy' principles to create a fully recycled – and recyclable – electric car
6 Sep 2021
Mercedes EQS electric SUV previewed in range-topping Maybach form
Mercedes-Maybach EQS
Mercedes-Benz EQS

Mercedes EQS electric SUV previewed in range-topping Maybach form

The SUV version of Mercedes' range-topping EQS electric luxury car has been previewed in range-topping EQS form at the IAA Mobility show in Munich
6 Sep 2021
New Mercedes EQB seven-seater electric SUV: specs, details and release date
Mercedes EQB
Mercedes-Benz EQB

New Mercedes EQB seven-seater electric SUV: specs, details and release date

Five to seven-seat family SUV joins Mercedes' rapidly growing line-up of zero-emissions models
6 Sep 2021
New Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+ electric supersaloon unveiled
Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+
Mercedes-Benz EQS

New Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+ electric supersaloon unveiled

Mercedes' rival to the Porsche Taycan Turbo and Audi RS e-tron GT makes over 750bhp
6 Sep 2021
Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S E Performance plug-in hybrid supersaloon launched
Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S E Performance
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S E Performance plug-in hybrid supersaloon launched

Porsche Panamera hybrid rival storms in with 831bhp output from twin-turbo V8 petrol-electric drivetrain
1 Sep 2021
Renault Trafic electric previewed by 'Hippie Caviar Hotel' luxury campervan concept
Renault Hippie Caviar
Renault

Renault Trafic electric previewed by 'Hippie Caviar Hotel' luxury campervan concept

Elaborate concept for Dusseldorf Caravan Salon is based on upcoming electric Renault Trafic E-TECH, which will arrive in 2022
18 Aug 2021
BMW iX5 Hydrogen fuel-cell SUV to make public debut at Munich show
BMW iX5 Hydrogen
BMW X5

BMW iX5 Hydrogen fuel-cell SUV to make public debut at Munich show

The BMW iX5 Hydrogen prototype fuel-cell SUV will be shown to the public for the first time at September's Munich Motor Show
17 Aug 2021
Audi A7 hybrid review
Audi A7 hybrid
Audi A7

Audi A7 hybrid review

The Audi A7 TFSI e is good-looking, technologically advanced and efficient plug-in hybrid executive car, but it fails to impress enough to warrant its…
16 Aug 2021