Electric Vehicles

Nissan launches new Townstar panel van, with electric and petrol available

Nissan has today announced the all new Townstar small panel van, with both petrol and electric options available – but no diesel. The all electric version is replacing the e-NV200, that van shares the same platform and battery tech as the Leaf. The Townstar is very similar in size to the Peugeot Partner and Citroen Berlingo, both of which also have combustion and pure electric drivetrains. The Townstar shares the […]

Citroën is launching the Ami in the UK next year

Citroën is bringing the all electric Ami to the UK in 2022, due to some measured demand from 12,000 people who have put their names down, showing an interest into purchasing one. Citroën wasn’t originally planning on selling the small quadricycle here at all, but the managing director at the company have the project the green light. Citroën isn’t really changing much to make the Ami suitable for the UK […]

Volkswagen announces that all ID models are to receive regular software updates

Earlier this week, Volkswagen has announced that going forward, all of its ID models that are on sale and future models will be receiving regular software updates over-the-air with an aim to help improve the infotainment system and even improve the range of the car, through software. This doesn’t really sound like anything new – Tesla has been doing this for a number of years now with the Model 3, […]

Electric car chargers now have to be installed on new homes

England is now the first country in the world to enforce the installation of new electric car chargers on new-build homes, this comes as the deadline for the ban of new cars sold that are only combustion based is in 2030, after that any new cars sold have to be pure electric or hybrid, 2035 onwards any new cars sold have to be pure electric only. The need for good […]

Mercedes announces new electric G-Wagen concept

Mercedes has recently shown off a new concept car version of the G-Wagen, this time as a full electric off road version. Mercedes hasn’t said much about the Concept EQG, as it is called with no details regarding the range, power, battery size or anything. The only thing we do know is that it will be four wheel drive. Mercedes is working on a number of all electric cars, with […]

UK police trialling Ford Mustang Mach-E

UK police forces are to start trials of the new, all electric Ford Mustang Mach-E. The concept car was unveiled by Ford today at the Emergency Services Show in Birmingham. According to Ford, a number of forces around the country had put in requests to start looking at the all electric SUV from Ford. Seven police forces in the UK, the Metropolitan Police, Sussex, Surrey, South Wales, Dyfed-Powys, Devon and Cornwall, […]

New all electric Vauxhall Astra will be launch in 2023

Vauxhall announced the all new Astra in July this year, no in its eighth generation touting a redesigned front end and sitting on a brand new Stellantis platform, paving the way new hybrid options and a fully electric version. Vauxhall has announced recently that a new fully electric Astra will be launched in 2023 and will be on sale alongside the plug in hybrid version that will be on sale, […]

Genesis will become an EV only brand by 2025

We reported earlier this year that Genesis will be coming to the UK market this year and a handful of its models are now on sale. Earlier last week, the Hyundai owned company is going all in on electric vehicles starting in 2025. Hyundai and Kia themselves already have a large number of EVs on sale and Genesis is a luxury car division of Hyundai. Starting in 2025, all new […]

Rivian’s upcoming electric vehicles now have an official range of over 300 miles

In a few weeks, the new upcoming Rivian R1T and R1S will finally start shipping to customers. The two models were unveiled in 2018 and have been in rigorous testing and development since, in 2019 the R1T prototype was used as a chase car on the Apple TV+ show, The Long Way Up and this week, the company has now revealed the official range of both models. Up until now, […]