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Dyson electric car: ex-BMW boss takes charge

Former BMW and Infiniti boss Ronald Krueger will oversee the Dyson electric car project

Electric cars to cost same as petrols in two years

The price of electric cars could soon fall to that of petrol and diesel models, research by Deloitte suggests

Volkswagen I.D. R electric race car: Nurburgring attempt announced

Electric Volkswagen I.D. R race car sets sights on Nurburgring after demolishing Pikes Peak hillclimb record

New Toyota Prius 2019: facelifted hybrid gets optional four-wheel drive

An updated version of the Toyota Prius has made its European debut, with an all-wheel-drive version coming to the UK

New Ford Mondeo Hybrid 2019: prices, specs and pictures

Revised Ford Mondeo Hybrid priced from £28k; available as estate for the first time

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and Plug-In updated for 2019

Infotainment and safety systems updated, along with interior design

World’s first hydrogen fuel-cell charger launched

AFC Energy launches ‘CH2ARGE’ system, using hydrogen to generate electricity and charge electric cars

CO2 from electric cars “40% lower” than for ICE cars, says Bloomberg

Electric cars created 40% less CO2 per mile than petrol or diesel cars in 2018, even when using electricity from coal-fired power stations

New Geely electric saloon teased

Volvo’s owner to launch electric saloon as part of global expansion plan

Wireless charging study confirmed for London and Tamworth

Near-£50,000 grant from Office for Low Emission Vehicles awarded to investigate role of wireless charging in electric vehicle fleets

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Infiniti QX Inspiration concept revealed at Detroit

Electric SUV points to looks and technology of future Infiniti models

Nissan IMs electric car concept unveiled at Detroit

Four-wheel-drive electric 'elevated sports sedan' showcases brand's Intelligent Mobility technology

Opinion: Enthusiasts can get their kicks in electric cars

Electric cars have just as much to offer petrolheads as ICE cars, writes Vicky Parrott…

Nissan Leaf e+ announced with 239 miles of range

The new 62kWh, 239-mile range Nissan Leaf e+ is on sale now, but only 5,000 are coming to Europe

Tesla Model S and Model X 75D versions dropped

Elon Musk has announced that entry-level variants of the Model S and Model X will no longer be offered

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NCP launches combined electric/disabled parking bays in Manchester

Spaces for Blue Badge motorists with electric cars included in new car park in Salford

Electric car sales UK: 2018 sees 13.8% rise

Growth in electric car sales comes despite glum year for the overall market in 2018

Byton M-Byte SUV details revealed at CES show

Chinese start-up Byton has revealed the interior of its M-Byte electric SUV at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

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Hyundai and Kia reveal autonomous charging and parking system concept

Proposed system sees cars charge, park and return to owners autonomously

Kia Optima Sportswagon PHEV prices announced

Prices and specs have been revealed for the Kia Optima Sportswagon PHEV, following a mid-life facelift late last year