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Electric-car demand set to surge in 2019

The latest sales figures suggest demand for electric cars will rise sharply this year, with lead times set to increase, too

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Electric London Taxi review

We get behind the wheel of the capital's new zero-emissions black cab

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Volkswagen previews mobile quick-charging station

Flexible temporary charging solution to be piloted in 2019

'Range anxiety' fades as electric cars' range increases

DrivingElectric research shows electric cars already go far enough for many drivers

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Lexus NX and Lexus RX get spec updates for 2019

Revised specifications levels and option packs for hybrid SUVs

London Congestion Charge exemption to end for all electric cars and PHEVs

All electric and plug-in hybrid cars will lose their London Congestion Charge exemption status, it has been announced

NIO ES6 SUV revealed for Chinese market

The NIO ES6 is the company’s third production model, but it won’t be coming to the UK

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Lightyear One: Dutch solar-electric car coming in 2020

Company announces partnership with Leaseplan in the Netherlands

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London van scrappage scheme: all you need to know

Mayor aims to get pre-Euro 6 diesel vans off the road ahead of ULEZ implementation

Volkswagen I.D. hatchback 2019: specs and prototype review

The family of Volkswagen I.D. electric cars will start to appear in 2019; this is our first taste of what’s to come

New Audi e-tron GT: specs, on-sale date and concept review

The e-tron GT, Audi’s flagship electric model, will go head-to-head with Tesla Model S

Volkswagen I.D. Phaeton 2022: specs and on-sale date

The next Volkswagen Phaeton will be an electric luxury car to rival the Mercedes S-Class

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Volkswagen I.D. Scirocco 2022: specs and on-sale date

The next Volkswagen Scirocco is set to be a 300bhp two-door coupe, but the shock is that it’ll be an electric car

Volkswagen I.D. Buzz 2022: specs and on-sale date

The Volkswagen I.D. Buzz shows that the company is happy for its future zero-emission cars to have a decidedly retro feel

Volkswagen I.D. Crozz 2020: specs and on-sale date

Volkswagen’s family of I.D. electric vehicles will expand in 2020, with the addition of this SUV model, the I.D. Crozz

Tesla Roadster 2020: specs and on-sale date

The first Tesla Roadster was where it all started for the company, and the 2020 version is set to make history, too

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Tesla pickup: specs and on-sale date

Elon Musk has promised the new Tesla pickup will have a classic shape, but that’s about all that'll be conventional about this huge six-seater

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Tesla Model Y: specs and on-sale date

According to Elon Musk, the Tesla Model Y, its next SUV, will be unveiled in early 2019 and go on sale in 2020

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Tesla ‘Golf rival’: specs and on-sale date

Tesla plans to build a rival for the Volkswagen Golf in the next five years, but those are the only details we have on the project so far

Skoda Vision E 2020: specs and on-sale date

First seen as a concept car at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, the Skoda Vision E should morph into a production model by 2020