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Mercedes plug-in hybrids could get “up to 120km electric range”

Future versions of the Mercedes C-Class and E-Class could see almost 75 miles of electric range

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LDV EV30 electric van launched at CV Show

Chinese-built LDV EV30 electric van will join larger EV80 model in 2020

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Polestar electric R&D centre announced for UK

Volvo electric performance brand Polestar sets up shop in Coventry

New Mercedes EQC 2019: UK pricing confirmed

The new, all-electric Mercedes EQC will cost from £62,140 in the UK, with first deliveries in July

Electric car sales UK: electric car sales jump 63.3%

Electric-car sales continue to rise as April sees 1,517 new battery electric cars on UK roads, although plug-in hybrid sales are down

Hyundai Ioniq updates announced for 2019

Hyundai Ioniq Electric set to gain bigger battery, with Hybrid and Plug-In versions receiving updates too

Tesla Model 3 priced from £38,900 in UK, with first cars due in June

The long-awaited Tesla Model 3 will cost from £38,900 in the UK, with first deliveries expected next month

Peugeot, Citroen and Vauxhall electric vans announced

PSA Group brands confirm large electric vans, with electrified powertrains to be offered in mid-sized and small vans by 2021

RAC unveils ‘EV Boost’ system to rescue stranded electric cars

Technology co-developed by the RAC can charge electric cars remotely on the roadside

EV charging stations: best and worst UK cities for charging your car

Research by Tonik Energy reveals the best and worst places to find EV charging stations in the UK

'Electric classic cars are a good idea'

If electric conversions keep more classic cars on the road in future, they should be celebrated, says Vicky Parrott...

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Peugeot 208 electric: specs, price and on-sale date

Reservations have opened for the new, electric Peugeot e-208, with sales set to begin early in 2020

Volkswagen ID. R: Nurburgring record testing begins

The electric Volkswagen ID. R race car gains a new aero package ahead of this summer's Nurburgring lap record attempt

Facelifted Volkswagen e-up! to be revealed in September

Volkswagen has confirmed that an updated version of its e-up! city car will debut at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show

Rivian investment: Ford announces £386 million deal

Ford investment follows Amazon-led, £546 million cash injection; first all-electric Ford could follow

Tesla Model S and Model X get range boost

Tesla Model S Long Range now capable of 375 miles on a single charge, with Standard Range variants reintroduced

Kia and Hyundai electric cars to get app-based performance control

Kia and Hyundai set to introduce smartphone app that controls torque and top speed of its electric cars

Renault Kangoo Z.E. Concept previews new electric Kangoo

Renault unveils Kangoo Z.E. Concept, with next-generation electric van due on sale in 2020

Micro Electric ‘me’ electric quadricycles launched

London-based Micro Electric unveils range of electric quadricycles designed for city driving

New survey says 75-mile range ‘sufficient’ for most electric car buyers

Study of US consumers by MINI reveals nearly three-quarters think 75 miles of electric range is enough for daily use