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Electric car battery life: how to preserve your battery
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Electric car battery life: how to preserve your battery

All you need to know about extending and preserving the life of the batteries in your electric car or van
27 Nov 2020
Complete guide to the Polar Plus charging network
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Complete guide to the Polar Plus charging network

This is how to charge your electric or plug-in hybrid car on BP Chargemaster’s Polar Plus public charging network
27 Nov 2020
Can I tow a caravan with an electric or a hybrid car?
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Can I tow a caravan with an electric or a hybrid car?

Want an electric or hybrid car but also need to tow a caravan or trailer? It is possible, but only if you choose the right model
26 Nov 2020
How recyclable are batteries from electric cars?
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How recyclable are batteries from electric cars?

Electric cars aim to be 'green', but what about their batteries? Here's what you need to know about electric car battery recycling
23 Nov 2020
What is a self-charging hybrid?
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What is a self-charging hybrid?

The term 'self-charging hybrid' is appearing increasingly frequently, but what exactly does it mean? Here, we outline the upsides and downsides of thi…
21 Nov 2020
Complete guide to the IONITY charging network
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Complete guide to the IONITY charging network

The manufacturer-backed IONITY rapid-charging network is expanding across the UK and Europe – here's all you need to know
20 Nov 2020
How much does it cost to charge an electric vehicle?
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How much does it cost to charge an electric vehicle?

Very low running costs are one of the main reasons to switch to an electric car. But how much do they cost to charge exactly?
17 Nov 2020
How to hire an electric car: rental and subscription services explained
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How to hire an electric car: rental and subscription services explained

An in-depth guide to hiring an electric car in the UK, whether on a pay-as-you-go basis, for a one-off trip or on a no-commitment longer-term basis
17 Nov 2020
Electric van lease deals explained
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Electric van lease deals explained

Thinking about leasing an electric van? Here's a starter guide
17 Nov 2020
Buying an electric car on hire purchase (HP) explained
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Buying an electric car on hire purchase (HP) explained

Hire purchase finance remains a very popular way of buying a car in the UK. This is how it works
17 Nov 2020
Buying an electric car using PCP (Personal Contract Purchase)
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Buying an electric car using PCP (Personal Contract Purchase)

PCP is the most popular type of car finance. This is how it works
17 Nov 2020
Complete guide to the electric car charging point grant
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Complete guide to the electric car charging point grant

The electric car wallbox charger grant makes installing a home charger cheaper and easier. Here's how it works...
17 Nov 2020
What is an electric car and how do electric cars work?
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What is an electric car and how do electric cars work?

What makes electrics car different from petrols and diesels? And how do electric cars work? We have the answers
17 Nov 2020
What happens when an electric car runs out?
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What happens when an electric car runs out?

Just like running out of fuel, an electric car can run out of power. Here's how to avoid it – and what to do if the worst happens
17 Nov 2020
What is a range extender and how do they work?
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What is a range extender and how do they work?

Range extenders are another form of electric car. They help eliminate range anxiety while maintaining many of the benefits of a purely electric car
17 Nov 2020
What is the cost of running an electric car?
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What is the cost of running an electric car?

Electric cars are cheaper to run than their petrol and diesel counterparts, but exactly how much does an electric car cost to run?
17 Nov 2020
Hybrid car lease: car leasing vs PCP
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Hybrid car lease: car leasing vs PCP

Could leasing be the best option for you? We look at whether leasing is the best way to buy a hybrid car
17 Nov 2020
What is Euro NCAP?
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What is Euro NCAP?

The European car crash-testing system explained
5 Nov 2020
Electric car warranty and battery warranty
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Electric car warranty and battery warranty

Worrying about the battery in your electric car? You shouldn’t, there are long warranties in place to ensure they last
28 Oct 2020
Can you jump start an electric car?
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Can you jump start an electric car?

Scared of running out of juice in an electric car or hybrid vehicle? Good news: you can jump start them
28 Oct 2020
Electric-car conversions: can I build my own electric car?
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Electric-car conversions: can I build my own electric car?

The idea of carrying out your own electric-car conversion seems tempting, but you’ll need specialist knowledge and it won't be cheap
27 Oct 2020
How much is the company-car tax on an electric car?
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How much is the company-car tax on an electric car?

Electric company-car tax has fallen to 0% in April 2020, making zero-emissions cars hugely attractive to user-choosers
27 Oct 2020
How to choose the best home EV charger
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How to choose the best home EV charger

If you’re buying an electric or plug-in hybrid car, you’ll want a home EV charger to top up the battery
27 Oct 2020
Complete guide to the Source London charging network
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Complete guide to the Source London charging network

Not familiar with the Source London charging network? Here’s how to sign up, pay and charge
15 Oct 2020
What is a hybrid car?
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What is a hybrid car?

What is a hybrid car and how do hybrid cars work? Here, we explain everything to do with this side of 'electrified' motoring
9 Oct 2020
Should you buy a used electric van?
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Should you buy a used electric van?

Zero-emissions electric vans are proving to be the right choice for many businesses. Read on to find out if one might suit your needs
9 Oct 2020
Complete guide to the ChargePlace Scotland charging network
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Complete guide to the ChargePlace Scotland charging network

Need to charge up your electric or plug-in hybrid car on the ChargePlace Scotland charging network? Here's all you need to know about how it works
9 Oct 2020
Hybrid vans: all you need to know
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Hybrid vans: all you need to know

Hybrid vans could bring you significant fuel and tax savings, but are they right for you? Here's all you need to know
5 Oct 2020
What is a wallbox charger?
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What is a wallbox charger?

What is a wallbox charger? What does it do? Do you really need one? Here, we answer the most common questions about these devices
29 Sep 2020
How long does it take to charge an electric car?
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How long does it take to charge an electric car?

Charging an electric car can take a matter of minutes or days, depending on what method you use. Here, we take a look at the ins and outs of the proce…
29 Sep 2020
Are electric cars expensive to insure?
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Are electric cars expensive to insure?

Electric cars tend to cost more to buy than conventional cars, but are they also more expensive to insure? We explain all here
29 Sep 2020
The UK electric-car grant explained
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The UK electric-car grant explained

The UK plug-in car grant offers buyers up to £3,000 off a new electric car costing less than £50,000
18 Sep 2020
How Electric Cars Work Will Blow Your Mind - They're great to drive
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How Electric Cars Work Will Blow Your Mind - They're great to drive

Electric cars are simple, but very effective. We explain how they work
17 Sep 2020
How Electric Cars Work Will Blow Your Mind - Free road tax
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How Electric Cars Work Will Blow Your Mind - Free road tax

Electric cars are simple, but very effective. We explain how they work
17 Sep 2020