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Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup set for 2022 production
Tesla Cybertruck
Tesla

Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup set for 2022 production

Tesla unveiled its Cybertruck electric pickup in November 2019, but production is now not expected to begin until sometime in 2022 at the earliest
30 Jul 2021
New 2022 Lexus NX plug-in hybrid SUV to get new multimedia system
New 2022 Lexus NX 450h+ plug-in hybrid
Lexus NX

New 2022 Lexus NX plug-in hybrid SUV to get new multimedia system

Lexus’ first plug-in hybrid will arrive in the UK in 2022, with updated styling as well as new safety and infotainment features
29 Jul 2021
New 2022 Peugeot 308 SW plug-in hybrid estate: reservations open
New 2022 Peugeot 308 SW plug-in hybrid estate
Peugeot 308

New 2022 Peugeot 308 SW plug-in hybrid estate: reservations open

Order books are now open for the more practical estate version of the new Peugeot 308; it’s available as a plug-in hybrid, with prices starting from £…
29 Jul 2021
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid: special edition marks launch of plug-in luxury saloon
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid Odyssean Edition
Bentley Flying Spur

Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid: special edition marks launch of plug-in luxury saloon

Limited-run Odyssean Edition marks the arrival of the plug-in hybrid version of Bentley's luxury executive limousine
29 Jul 2021
New Mercedes CLA hybrid: prices, specs and on-sale date for 250 e plug-ins
Mercedes CLA Shooting Brake
Mercedes-Benz CLA

New Mercedes CLA hybrid: prices, specs and on-sale date for 250 e plug-ins

The Mercedes CLA 250 e plug-in hybrid is on sale now, available in Coupe and Shooting Brake bodystyles
28 Jul 2021
Nissan and EDF launch commercial V2G service for fleets
Nissan Leaf using ABB charging point
Nissan

Nissan and EDF launch commercial V2G service for fleets

According to EDF, fleets running Nissan Leafs and Nissan e-NV200 vans can save up to £350 a year per two-way charger installed
28 Jul 2021
Citroen DS electric conversion unveiled by Electrogenic
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Citroen

Citroen DS electric conversion unveiled by Electrogenic

This converted electric DS retains the model's famous ‘magic carpet’ ride thanks to components developed to preserve the trademark serene driving expe…
28 Jul 2021
Hybrid Porsche 911 in development for 2023 launch
Hybrid Porsche 911 spy shot
Porsche 911

Hybrid Porsche 911 in development for 2023 launch

Prototype spied testing provides potential first look at upcoming electrified variant of the German brand’s iconic sports car
27 Jul 2021
Latest Hyundai BlueLink app and infotainment system in detail
Hyundai BlueLink app and infotainment system pictures
Hyundai

Latest Hyundai BlueLink app and infotainment system in detail

Smartphone app control of charging and climate for Hyundai's plug-in models
27 Jul 2021
Tesla Supercharger network will open to other electric cars – Musk
Tesla Supercharger
Tesla

Tesla Supercharger network will open to other electric cars – Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has indicated the brand's Supercharger rapid-charging network will open to other models of electric car later in 2021
27 Jul 2021
Renault Megane E-TECH hybrid hatchback joins estate version in UK
Renault Megane E-TECH hybrid
Renault Megane

Renault Megane E-TECH hybrid hatchback joins estate version in UK

The electrified version of Renault’s hatchback will be available to order in August; the hatchback is priced from £29,495 and the estate from £30,685
27 Jul 2021
Motability to set new standards for electric-car charging point accessibility
disabled parking space sign
Charging

Motability to set new standards for electric-car charging point accessibility

Motability will hold a workshop to allow charities contribute to the development of accessibility standards for UK electric-car charging points
26 Jul 2021
2021 Mercedes S-Class plug-in hybrid: pictures, specs and on-sale date
Mercedes S-Class plug-in hybrid
Mercedes-Benz S-Class

2021 Mercedes S-Class plug-in hybrid: pictures, specs and on-sale date

All-new Mercedes S-Class S 580 e L plug-in hybrid is now on sale in the UK, with prices starting from £104,490; deliveries are expected to begin later…
26 Jul 2021
2021 Vauxhall Corsa-e electric hatchback gets new Griffin trim level
new Vauxhall Corsa-e Griffin
Vauxhall Corsa

2021 Vauxhall Corsa-e electric hatchback gets new Griffin trim level

The new Griffin trim level for the Corsa-e adds more standard equipment to the electric hatchback; it’s also the cheapest variant of the Corsa-e, with…
26 Jul 2021
Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype promises longest range of any EV
Mercedes Vision EQXX teaser image
Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype promises longest range of any EV

Mercedes' latest electric-car prototype will get from "Nice to Stuttgart" on one charge, thanks to a range of over 620 miles
23 Jul 2021
Volvo baby electric SUV to lead new charge of electric models
Volvo teaser
Volvo

Volvo baby electric SUV to lead new charge of electric models

Volvo is adding a smaller electric SUV to its range as part of wider plans to go purely electric by 2030; it’s likely to be built in China, but will n…
23 Jul 2021
Renault Master E-TECH: electric van gets new conversion options
Renault Master E-TECH conversion vans
Renault Master

Renault Master E-TECH: electric van gets new conversion options

The electric Renault Master E-TECH conversion range now includes Dropside, Luton Box and Tipper vans, alongside the existing Luton Low Loader, chassis…
22 Jul 2021
Smart unveils Brabus-finished version of EQ ForTwo electric coupe
Smart EQ ForTwo Coupe Racing Green Edition
Smart Fortwo Coupe

Smart unveils Brabus-finished version of EQ ForTwo electric coupe

The Racing Green Edition of the electric city car is available to order now, with prices starting from £25,495 after the plug-in car grant
22 Jul 2021
Tesla Model 3 vs BMW i4: in numbers
BMW Concept i4 vs Tesla Model 3
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Tesla Model 3 vs BMW i4: in numbers

Will the upcoming BMW i4 be able to compete with the Tesla Model 3? We’ve crunched the numbers for you
21 Jul 2021
New 2021 Kia EV6 electric SUV: pictures, price, range and on-sale date
Kia EV6 GT-Line - Exterior
Kia EV6

New 2021 Kia EV6 electric SUV: pictures, price, range and on-sale date

Kia's flagship electric car is capable of up to 328 miles on a single charge and recharging from 10-80% in just 18 minutes; available to order in the …
21 Jul 2021
MG 5 SW EV electric estate car gets new longer-range battery
MG 5
MG 5

MG 5 SW EV electric estate car gets new longer-range battery

Longer-range model added to electric estate car line-up, promising a 250-mile range and priced at £26,495 after the government grant
20 Jul 2021
2021 Nissan X-Trail: prices, specification and on-sale date
Nissan X-Trail
Nissan X-Trail

2021 Nissan X-Trail: prices, specification and on-sale date

New Nissan X-Trail SUV will use e-POWER range-extender hybrid drivetrain from its Qashqai sibling
19 Jul 2021
New all-electric compact Jeep SUV in the works
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Jeep

New all-electric compact Jeep SUV in the works

The American brand is considering developing its first fully electric model: a new small SUV that'll sit below the Renegade its line-up
15 Jul 2021
Electric BMW 5 Series: prototype BMW i5 spotted testing
BMW i5
BMW 5 Series

Electric BMW 5 Series: prototype BMW i5 spotted testing

The next-generation 5 Series will available with petrol, diesel, hybrid or electric power – and the latter version has now been pictured testing
15 Jul 2021
Accessible electric-car charger: UK firm secures funding
EV Charger
Charging

Accessible electric-car charger: UK firm secures funding

Design agency Duku has secured government funding to develop a charging point more suited to older drivers and those with disabilities
15 Jul 2021
New 2022 Aston Martin Valhalla plug-in hybrid V8 supercar unveiled
Aston Martin Valhalla
Aston Martin

New 2022 Aston Martin Valhalla plug-in hybrid V8 supercar unveiled

Aston Martin’s first mid-engined production supercar features an all-new 4.0-litre V8 and two electric motors, producing a combined 937bhp
15 Jul 2021
New 2021 Nissan Leaf: prices, specs and pictures
Nissan Leaf 2021
Nissan Leaf

New 2021 Nissan Leaf: prices, specs and pictures

Nissan has added new safety kit and a new low-speed safety sound to the 2021 model-year Leaf electric car
12 Jul 2021
New Audi Q6 e-tron electric SUV spotted testing ahead of 2022 launch
Audi Q6 e-tron
Audi Q6 e-tron

New Audi Q6 e-tron electric SUV spotted testing ahead of 2022 launch

The German brand will further expand its electric SUV range next year, with a sister model to the upcoming electric Porsche Macan
12 Jul 2021
New 2021 Nissan Qashqai hybrid: pictures, details and on-sale date
Nissan Qashqai
Nissan Qashqai

New 2021 Nissan Qashqai hybrid: pictures, details and on-sale date

The latest version of the big-selling family SUV is now on sale, with sharp new look and hybrid-only engine range
12 Jul 2021
Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Compass plug-in hybrids headed for UK
Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe
Jeep Compass

Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Compass plug-in hybrids headed for UK

The plug-in hybrid Jeep line-up in the UK is set to expand, with 4xe versions of the Grand Cherokee and Compass joining the Renegade
9 Jul 2021
Ford Mustang Mach-E prices and specs: hot GT version opens for ordering
Ford Mustang Mach-E GT
Ford Mustang Mach-E

Ford Mustang Mach-E prices and specs: hot GT version opens for ordering

The electric Ford Mustang Mach-E SUV costs from £41,330 in the UK, while orders for a limited number of range-topping £67,225 GT-spec cars are now ope…
9 Jul 2021
Experimental high-performance Polestar 2 revealed at Goodwood Festival of Speed
Experimental Polestar 2
Polestar 2

Experimental high-performance Polestar 2 revealed at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Power boost along with uprated suspension and brakes for prototype version of Swedish brand's electric coupe-SUV
8 Jul 2021
Volkswagen ID.4 GTX high-performance electric SUV on sale now
Volkswagen ID.4 GTX
Volkswagen ID.4 GTX

Volkswagen ID.4 GTX high-performance electric SUV on sale now

The ID.4 GTX is Volkswagen’s first high-performance electric car, with 295bhp and all-wheel drive; it’s available to order now, starting from £48,510 …
8 Jul 2021
New 2021 Vauxhall Grandland SUV: prices, specs and on-sale date
New 2021 Vauxhall Grandland
Vauxhall Grandland

New 2021 Vauxhall Grandland SUV: prices, specs and on-sale date

The mid-size plug-in hybrid SUV now features the ‘Vizor’ front grille and Pure Panel digital cockpit from the Mokka; prices start from £34,365
8 Jul 2021
2021 Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 e-tron Sportback: specs and prices
Audi Q4 e-tron
Audi Q4 e-tron

2021 Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 e-tron Sportback: specs and prices

The pure-electric Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 e-tron Sportback are on sale now, with prices starting from £40,750 for the regular SUV and £42,250 for the Sp…
5 Jul 2021
Citroen e-SpaceTourer electric minibus: prices and specs
Citroen e-SpaceTourer
Citroen SpaceTourer

Citroen e-SpaceTourer electric minibus: prices and specs

Citroen has slashed the price of its electric passenger van, so the entry-level version now qualifies for the government's plug-in car grant
5 Jul 2021