Sony’s Vision-S concept has been shown undergoing dynamic testing for the first time on roads in Austria.
Citroen has released its new e-Berlingo – an electric version of the firm’s popular compact van.
Hyundai has kickstarted its new dedicated battery electric vehicle brand with the Ioniq 5.
NIO’s new ET7 electric saloon has been unveiled, bringing cutting-edge features and an impressive 620-mile range.
Bentley has showcased a new facelifted version of its Bentayga Hybrid SUV.
If there’s one thing that’s becoming more and more clear to me, it’s that people – on the whole – could not care less about cars. I mean, we all appreciate them for existing, but that’s also how we feel about washing machines – and I don’t see people queuing up to join the Zanussi JetSystem Owners’ Club.
Polestar. It’s a company which, for many years, became synonymous with creating go-faster Volvos, adding a certain Scandi flick of performance to many of the firm’s otherwise quite normal cars. Even recently, we’ve seen ‘Polestar Engineered’-badged Volvo models hit the market, catering for those who want a Volvo but with a healthy dose of performance-based excitement.
2020 has proved to be a big year for electric vehicles. With increasing demand, the production of EVs has increased significantly and newer and more innovative models have come onto the market.
The co-founder and chairman of the company planning to build the UK’s first gigafactory in the North East of England has quit after it emerged he was convicted for tax fraud in Sweden more than 20 years ago.
Renault has introduced a new mid-level specification to its popular electric Zoe.
What is it? It’s Renault’s smash hit, that’s what the Clio is. While not sitting at the top of the sales charts like the Ford Fiesta and Vauxhall Corsa, it’s been this French manufacturer’s bread and butter for decades, with 650,000 being sold to British buyers in its 30-year model run.
What is it? Manufacturers need to acknowledge the electric future that we’re all heading towards. Many have been busy bringing all manner of EVs to market but Citroen has remained largely quiet, save for three electric commercial vehicles and a hybrid version of its C5 Aircross SUV.
AC Cars has revealed a new version of its electric reborn Cobra.
Electric vehicle battery firm Britishvolt has announced that its global headquarters will be situated at a new location in the West Midlands.
Lotus Engineering has introduced a pilot containerised battery testing facility to better understand energy storage solutions.
Today’s announcement by Boris Johnson that sales of new petrol and diesel cars and vans will be phased out by 2030 means that electric vehicles are going to become a more important part of our driving lives very shortly.
Ford has bolstered its electrified offering by introducing a new standard hybrid version of its Kuga SUV.
It’s likely that over the next few years electric vehicles will become an even more crucial part of how we get from A to B. As more emphasis is put upon drivers to make the switch from petrol and diesel to EV, motorists will need to get up to speed with an altogether different set of requirements.
Ford has lifted the lid on its new E-Transit, bringing an electric powertrain to the world’s best-selling van.
Nissan is injecting some added appeal into its electric Leaf, adding more equipment as well as a new entry-level specification for the long-range model.
North-east residents have been encouraged to safely dispose of batteries in order to avoid the risk of fire.
Apple has formally committed to be “clearer and more upfront” with iPhone users about battery health and performance as part of a new agreement with the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), the department has said.
Apple’s latest iOS update for iPhone includes the controversial throttling feature that landed the company in hot water for slowing down older handsets last year.
A battery made from paper and powered by bacteria and spit could be a cheap, eco-friendly alternative to currently available commercial counterparts, according to scientists.
Battery maker Energizer has launched a range of long-life smartphones in the UK, some of which it claims can last more than two weeks on a single charge.
Apple has admitted it slows down some older iPhone handsets in order to protect the ageing battery.
Self-powered wearable technology may have moved a step closer to reality after researchers in the US developed a fabric-based battery powered entirely by bacteria.
Every now and then you’ll hear stories about smartphone batteries spontaneously exploding, but have you ever wondered what causes it?
A new kind of flexible “organic battery” could provide a more comfortable alternative to people fitted with pacemakers, say researchers.