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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 £30,495; additional trim levels to added to Funky Cat line-up in 2023
27 May 2022
Pop-up solar-powered charging hub launches in UK
Papilio3 charging hub
Charging

Pop-up solar-powered charging hub launches in UK

The Papilio3 is a modular solar charging unit that can be deployed anywhere in just 24 hours – providing charging for up to 12 electric cars
27 May 2022
New Smart #1 electric SUV: specs, range, on-sale date and prototype ride
Smart #1 prototype
Smart

New Smart #1 electric SUV: specs, range, on-sale date and prototype ride

New Kia Niro EV rival will kickstart a new line-up of Smart electric cars; order books open in December, but we’ve ridden shotgun in a prototype
27 May 2022
Rapid charging prices rise by 21%, but EVs are still cheaper to run
Gridserve Swansea
Charging

Rapid charging prices rise by 21%, but EVs are still cheaper to run

The cost of UK rapid charging has shot up in recent months, but petrol and diesel prices are rising even faster
26 May 2022
Renault Scenic to return as electric SUV in 2024
Renault Scenic Vision
Renault Scenic

Renault Scenic to return as electric SUV in 2024

Scenic Vision concept previews both the styling of the brand’s reborn large family car for 2024 and a range-extender hydrogen powertrain for use in fu…
25 May 2022
DeLorean EV: reborn electric sports car set for 31 May reveal
DeLorean EV teaser
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DeLorean EV: reborn electric sports car set for 31 May reveal

Dubbed the DeLorean EVolved, the electric sports car will make its first public appearance at California's Pebble Beach in August
24 May 2022
New Maxus T90EV is the first electric pickup truck on sale in the UK
Maxus T90EV
Maxus

New Maxus T90EV is the first electric pickup truck on sale in the UK

The Ford Ranger-sized electric pickup truck has a claimed range of 196 miles in city driving, with order books set to open in August
24 May 2022
SAIC Maxus Mifa 9 eight-seater electric MPV to go on sale in UK in August
SAIC Maxus Mifa 9 MPV
Maxus

SAIC Maxus Mifa 9 eight-seater electric MPV to go on sale in UK in August

The Maxus Mifa 9 is an eight-seat electric MPV with a 323-mile range that'll go on sale in the UK later this year
24 May 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
24 May 2022
Citroen My Ami Cargo: pricing revealed for electric city LCV
Citroen My Ami Cargo
Citroen Ami

Citroen My Ami Cargo: pricing revealed for electric city LCV

The commercial version of Citroen’s electric city car will start from £7,995 when it goes on sale later this year alongside the regular two-seat Ami
24 May 2022
New Nissan Sakura is a compact electric city car for Japan
Nissan Sakura
Nissan

New Nissan Sakura is a compact electric city car for Japan

The compact zero-emissions kei car offers a range of 112 miles and starts from just over £11,000 in Japan
23 May 2022
New Mercedes Vision AMG previews performance arm’s electric future
Mercedes Vision AMG concept
Mercedes-Benz

New Mercedes Vision AMG previews performance arm’s electric future

More potent version of Mercedes Vision EQXX concept uses an all-new platform designed to underpin high-performance AMG electric cars
19 May 2022
New 2023 SsangYong Torres electric SUV previewed by design sketches
SsangYong Torres
SsangYong

New 2023 SsangYong Torres electric SUV previewed by design sketches

Europe will get a fully electric version of South Korean brand's forthcoming large SUV in late 2023
19 May 2022
New Polestar 3 electric SUV to be unveiled in October 2022
Polestar 3
Polestar

New Polestar 3 electric SUV to be unveiled in October 2022

Polestar’s large electric SUV will be followed by a sporty coupe-SUV called the Polestar 4 in 2023 and the flagship Polestar 5 saloon in 2024
19 May 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 …
19 May 2022
GMC Hummer EV: electric pickup truck gets 329-mile EPA range
GMC Hummer EV pickup truck
Hummer

GMC Hummer EV: electric pickup truck gets 329-mile EPA range

Electric version of the 'Humvee' will be available in both SUV and pickup forms; Edition 1 models with 212.7kWh battery return up to 329 miles on a ch…
18 May 2022
Tesla Supercharger network opens to other EVs in the UK
Tesla Supercharger
Tesla

Tesla Supercharger network opens to other EVs in the UK

15 stations and 158 chargers across the Supercharger network are now open for other electric-car users in the the UK
18 May 2022
New 2022 Volkswagen ID. Buzz electric minibus and van: prices, specs, range
Volkswagen ID. Buzz
Volkswagen ID.Buzz

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

The retro-inspired VW ID. Buzz minibus and ID. Buzz Cargo van has gone on sale in Germany priced from around £46,000 before incentives
18 May 2022
Kia unveils large-scale electric van production plans
Kia PBV
Kia

Kia unveils large-scale electric van production plans

Korean firm aims to produce 100,000 electric 'purpose-built vehicles' (PBVs) a year, starting in 2025
18 May 2022
New 2022 SsangYong Korando e-Motion electric SUV: prices, specs and details
SsangYong Korando e-Motion
SsangYong Korando

New 2022 SsangYong Korando e-Motion electric SUV: prices, specs and details

SsangYong’s first electric car goes on sale in the UK in early 2022, with prices starting from £30,495; another three zero-emissions models are planne…
18 May 2022
BMW 3 Series plug-in hybrid saloon and estate updated for 2022
New BMW 3 Series
BMW 3 Series

BMW 3 Series plug-in hybrid saloon and estate updated for 2022

BMW’s hugely popular saloon and estate now feature dual-screen infotainment from the iX and refreshed styling; prices for the 330e start from £42,610
17 May 2022
Fisker PEAR: first look at sub-£25,000 electric SUV
Fisker PEAR teaser
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Fisker PEAR: first look at sub-£25,000 electric SUV

The follow-up to the Fisker Ocean SUV is a smaller and more affordable crossover called the PEAR, set to arrive in 2024 and priced from $29,900 in the…
16 May 2022
Porsche Cayman and Boxster to go electric-only by 2025
Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 ePerformance
Porsche

Porsche Cayman and Boxster to go electric-only by 2025

New Cayman GT4 ePerformance racing-car concept further refines technology first seen on 2021's Mission R, previewing the next electric Porsche
16 May 2022
MG Cyberster electric sports car to launch in 2023
MG Cyberster - Exterior
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
12 May 2022
Survey: over half of EV drivers are concerned about charging infrastructure
Shell Fulham charging hub
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Survey: over half of EV drivers are concerned about charging infrastructure

Latest EV Driver Survey from Shell Recharge Solutions quizzed nearly 15,000 electric-car owners in several European countries
12 May 2022
New Renault Megane E-TECH Electric: specs, details and range
Renault Megane E-TECH Electric
Renault Megane

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

Renault’s new electric crossover features Google-powered infotainment and up to 280 miles’ range; UK pricing to be announced later this year
11 May 2022
Volkswagen ID.Vizzion: 'electric Passat' spied testing again ahead of 2023 launch
VW ID. Vizzion
Volkswagen

Volkswagen ID.Vizzion: 'electric Passat' spied testing again ahead of 2023 launch

VW's new Passat-sized electric car has been testing again, having been previewed by a 2022 Beijing Motor Show concept
11 May 2022
New 2022 Range Rover Sport plug-in hybrid SUV unveiled; EV to follow
New Range Rover Sport
Land Rover Range Rover Sport

New 2022 Range Rover Sport plug-in hybrid SUV unveiled; EV to follow

Two versions of new Range Rover Sport PHEV will be available from launch, with a zero-emissions driving range of 70 miles; fully electric version arri…
10 May 2022
BMW iX1: 272-mile electric range predicted ahead of late 2022 debut
BMW iX1
BMW iX1

BMW iX1: 272-mile electric range predicted ahead of late 2022 debut

BMW will launch its next zero-emissions SUV by the end of the year; the iX1 will take on rivals including the Mercedes EQA and Volvo XC40 Recharge
10 May 2022
Honda ZR-V: new hybrid-only SUV launching in 2023
New Honda hybrid SUV
Honda

Honda ZR-V: new hybrid-only SUV launching in 2023

The new compact SUV is expected to use the same platform and hybrid powertrain as the latest 11th-generation Civic hatchback
10 May 2022
All-new Ford E-Transit Custom electric van unveiled
Ford E-Transit Custom
Ford Transit Custom

All-new Ford E-Transit Custom electric van unveiled

The fully electric version of the UK’s most popular vehicle will arrive in early 2023, with more details to be released later this year
9 May 2022
Skoda electric cars: first look at follow-ups to Enyaq iV SUV
Skoda EV teaser
Skoda

Skoda electric cars: first look at follow-ups to Enyaq iV SUV

Czech brand’s next three electric cars will be smaller than the Enyaq iV; entry-level EV will share platform with Cupra and Volkswagen models
6 May 2022
Volkswagen ID.1: First look at Polo-sized entry-level electric car
Volkswagen EV teaser
Volkswagen

Volkswagen ID.1: First look at Polo-sized entry-level electric car

Volkswagen’s entry-level electric car will arrive in 2025, with a new sketch suggesting it’ll sport similar styling to the existing ID.3 hatchback
6 May 2022
Cupra teases arrival of entry-level electric car in 2025
Cupra EV teaser
Cupra

Cupra teases arrival of entry-level electric car in 2025

Cupra's entry-level EV will be built in Spain and share its platform with the VW ID.1 and ID.2
6 May 2022