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New Audi Q8 e-tron and Audi Q8 Sportback e-tron: prices, specs and range revealed
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New Audi Q8 e-tron and Audi Q8 Sportback e-tron: prices, specs and range revealed

Audi’s facelifted flagship electric SUV now offers up to 372 miles of range thanks to bigger batteries, plus a tri-motor performance model
4 Dec 2022
Tesla Semi truck showcases 500-mile range as first examples delivered
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Tesla Semi truck showcases 500-mile range as first examples delivered

The Tesla Semi made its world debut in November 2017, and will become part of Tesla’s own fleet
2 Dec 2022
New Mercedes EQT electric minibus revealed with 175-mile range
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New Mercedes EQT electric minibus revealed with 175-mile range

Electric version of the latest Mercedes T-Class comes with five seats at launch, with long-wheelbase and camper versions to be introduced in late 2023
2 Dec 2022
Volkswagen ID.3 facelift due in spring 2023
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Volkswagen ID.3 facelift due in spring 2023

New sketches provide a glimpse at refreshed styling and cabin of Volkswagen’s electric family hatchback
2 Dec 2022
New Audi Q6 e-tron electric SUV spotted ahead of 2023 debut
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New Audi Q6 e-tron electric SUV spotted ahead of 2023 debut

Audi’s latest electric SUV will be available in conventional SUV and Sportback coupe form, and sits on the same platform as the electric Porsche Macan…
1 Dec 2022
New Vauxhall Astra Electric hatchback and estate unveiled
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New Vauxhall Astra Electric hatchback and estate unveiled

The new Astra Electric and Astra Sport Tourer Electric go on sale in early 2023, with prices expected to start from between £35,000 and £40,000
29 Nov 2022
New all-electric Porsche Boxster and Cayman: spy shots and latest details
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New all-electric Porsche Boxster and Cayman: spy shots and latest details

The future zero-emissions Porsche sports cars will use a bespoke platform and will be influenced by the Mission R race-car concept we drove last year
25 Nov 2022
Electric MINI Aceman crossover arriving in 2024
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Electric MINI Aceman crossover arriving in 2024

The new MINI Aceman electric crossover will share underpinnings with the next-generation MINI Electric hatchback
23 Nov 2022
Have your say in the 2023 DrivingElectric Awards!
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Have your say in the 2023 DrivingElectric Awards!

The 2023 DrivingElectric Awards winners will be announced on 7 December – and there are three reader categories where YOU decide who wins
23 Nov 2022
New Mercedes EQG: first ride in electric G-Class
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New Mercedes EQG: first ride in electric G-Class

The electric EQG uses one motor for each wheel and is expected to retain the G-Class’ off-road credentials
22 Nov 2022
New Ford E-Tourneo Custom electric MPV unveiled
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New Ford E-Tourneo Custom electric MPV unveiled

The fully electric version of Ford’s large MPV offers up to 230 miles’ range and seating for eight
22 Nov 2022
New Smart #3 electric SUV leaked online
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New Smart #3 electric SUV leaked online

Smart’s largest car ever is expected to arrive in 2023, along with a 422bhp Brabus-tuned version
17 Nov 2022
2022 Audi Q3 TFSI e plug-in hybrid SUV: specs, prices and details
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2022 Audi Q3 TFSI e plug-in hybrid SUV: specs, prices and details

Both the standard Q3 and Q3 Sportback SUVs are now available with plug-in hybrid power; prices start from £39,960
17 Nov 2022
New Lucid Gravity seven-seat SUV: electric Range Rover rival arriving in 2024
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New Lucid Gravity seven-seat SUV: electric Range Rover rival arriving in 2024

The first electric SUV from Tesla’s arch rival is expected to offer close to 500 miles of range as well as “supercar levels of performance”
15 Nov 2022
Volkswagen ID.1: Polo-sized entry-level EV could start from under £22,000
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Volkswagen ID.1: Polo-sized entry-level EV could start from under £22,000

Volkswagen’s entry-level electric car will arrive in 2025, with concept art suggesting it’ll sport similar styling to the existing ID.3 hatchback
14 Nov 2022
New Alpine R5 electric hot hatch due in 2024
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New Alpine R5 electric hot hatch due in 2024

Alpine’s hot version of the new Renault 5 will be front-wheel drive only and is expected to produce 215bhp
10 Nov 2022
New Alpine GT X-Over to be first of three electric Alpine SUVs
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New Alpine GT X-Over to be first of three electric Alpine SUVs

French performance brand’s first electric SUV will arrive in 2025 to take on the Ford Mustang Mach-E and BMW iX1
10 Nov 2022
Baby Volvo ‘EX30’ electric SUV to be unveiled in 2023
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Baby Volvo ‘EX30’ electric SUV to be unveiled in 2023

Volvo’s smallest EV will use the same platform as the new Smart #1, and is expected to be built in China
9 Nov 2022
Volvo EX90: electric seven-seater XC90 successor revealed in full
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Volvo EX90: electric seven-seater XC90 successor revealed in full

The XC90’s all-electric replacement goes on sale in 2023, loaded with the latest safety and driver assistance systems; prices start from £96,255 at la…
9 Nov 2022
New electric vans arriving in 2023 and beyond
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New electric vans arriving in 2023 and beyond

The electric van market has taken off in the last couple of years, with numerous new models now available and even more on the way…
3 Nov 2022
New Mercedes EQS SUV: range, prices and specs revealed
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New Mercedes EQS SUV: range, prices and specs revealed

Prices for Mercedes’ EQS The SUV have been revealed; flagship seven-seater costs from £129,170, boasting a 366-mile range
3 Nov 2022
Electric Jeep range to span four models by 2025
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Electric Jeep range to span four models by 2025

All-new Jeep Avenger EV, Recon 4x4 and Wagoneer S flagship will eventually be joined by electric Compass. Jeep Renegade EV is possible, too
31 Oct 2022
New Toyota bZ3 electric saloon launched in China
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New Toyota bZ3 electric saloon launched in China

The all-new Tesla Model 3 rival is one of 11 electric cars Toyota is launching by 2030 – but this one will only be sold in China for now
27 Oct 2022
New Volkswagen ID.3 SUV in the works, says CEO
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New Volkswagen ID.3 SUV in the works, says CEO

An SUV version of the popular electric hatch is in the works, alongside improvements to ID.3’s interior quality
27 Oct 2022
Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck: video review, range and specs
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Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck: video review, range and specs

Electric power puts a new spin on one of the world’s most popular vehicles
26 Oct 2022
Ford Fiesta axed as brand focuses on new electric cars
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Ford Fiesta axed as brand focuses on new electric cars

There are no plans for a Fiesta EV, but the supermini’s big brother, the Puma compact SUV, will be available with electric power from 2024
26 Oct 2022
New Vauxhall Grandland GSe joins Astra GSe in hot PHEV lineup
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New Vauxhall Grandland GSe joins Astra GSe in hot PHEV lineup

The latest addition to Vauxhall’s plug-in performance car line-up goes on sale in spring 2023, with pricing to be announced closer to launch
25 Oct 2022
Lotus Eletre electric hyper-SUV starts from £89,500
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Lotus Eletre electric hyper-SUV starts from £89,500

The first-ever Lotus SUV is now available to order, offering a range of up to 373 miles and a sub-three-second 0-62mph time
25 Oct 2022
Sportier Volkswagen ID. Buzz GTX, long wheelbase and AWD versions due in 2023
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Sportier Volkswagen ID. Buzz GTX, long wheelbase and AWD versions due in 2023

VW’s retro-inspired ID. Buzz will be getting a GTX performance variant as well as long wheelbase and all-wheel-drive versions.
24 Oct 2022
New Rolls-Royce Spectre: British brand’s first EV unveiled
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New Rolls-Royce Spectre: British brand’s first EV unveiled

First-ever electric Rolls-Royce is a two-door coupe with all the usual luxury that’s expected to cost more than £300,000
18 Oct 2022
Renault 4 returning as compact electric SUV in 2025
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Renault 4 returning as compact electric SUV in 2025

The new Renault 4 will be the more practical, bigger brother to the forthcoming electric Renault 5
17 Oct 2022
New Jeep Avenger electric SUV: 4x4 brand’s first EV arriving in 2023
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New Jeep Avenger electric SUV: 4x4 brand’s first EV arriving in 2023

Jeep’s first EV offers 249-mile range with an all-wheel-drive version to come; the Smart #1 and Hyundai Kona Electric rival is expect to start from ov…
16 Oct 2022
New Mercedes EQE SUV revealed in full
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New Mercedes EQE SUV revealed in full

The all-new Mercedes EQE SUV is expected to offer a range of over 340 miles and start from around £90,000
16 Oct 2022
All-new Polestar 3 electric SUV unveiled with 379-mile range
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All-new Polestar 3 electric SUV unveiled with 379-mile range

Sweden’s Tesla Model X and BMW iX rival is available to order now, with prices starting from £79,900
12 Oct 2022
Accessibility standard for public electric car chargers published
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Accessibility standard for public electric car chargers published

The British Standards Institute’s guidelines for new charging points aim to improve less able drivers’ access to the UK’s charging network
11 Oct 2022
Chinese electric car brand NIO is coming to the UK
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Chinese electric car brand NIO is coming to the UK

NIO to bring battery swap technology to the UK in 2023, along with three new pure-electric models: ET5, ET7 and EL7
10 Oct 2022