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New Vauxhall Corsa-e official pics of electric hatch

By |2019-10-16T06:59:27+00:00October 16th, 2019|Car News|

Vauxhall has revealed the new full electric Corsa-e supermini, which will kickstart the brand’s electrification programme when it goes on sale next March with 134bhp and a 211-mile range. The unveiling of official pictures and details of the EV version of the Corsa – which will also be offered with petrol and diesel powertrains – has been

Government doubles funding for on-street electric car charging

By |2019-08-14T06:36:26+00:00August 14th, 2019|Car News|

Government doubles funding for on-street electric car charging - Additional £2.5 million for chargepoints on residential streets Transport Secretary announces extra £2.5 million for chargepoints on residential streets Extra funding means people who don’t have their own off-street parking will have better access to charging infrastructure near home Investment in charging infrastructure will support UK’s

New Mini Electric revealed as affordable Brit-built EV

By |2019-07-11T12:55:02+00:00July 11th, 2019|Car News|

www.autocar.co.uk New Mini Electric revealed as affordable Brit-built EV Mini’s long-awaited first attempt at a mass production electric car has been revealed, mating the brand’s classic three-door hatchback with an electric powertrain offering Cooper S performance in a package claimed to be more affordable than every rival. It has been dubbed the Mini Cooper S E in markets

Electric car myths busted

By |2019-05-16T07:44:58+00:00May 9th, 2019|Car News|

Electric car myths busted - Things you’ve been getting wrong about EVs Motorists are making a number of mistakes about electric cars (Image: GETTY) Electric cars are growing in popularity but still occupy just a small proportion of the market on the roads in Britain. While the number of electric cars registered over the next few

Electric car battery breakthrough

By |2019-04-04T07:08:35+00:00April 4th, 2019|Car News|

A new development in electric cars could see vehicles be recharged in as little time as it takes to refuel a petrol or diesel vehicle One of the biggest obstacles EV drivers face is the issue of charging. However, as reported by the Express, new research could change that. Researchers at the University of Massachusetts

Self-driving cars: Is the autonomous dream slipping away?

By |2019-03-21T09:27:09+00:00March 21st, 2019|Car News|

Self-driving cars: Is the autonomous dream slipping away from us? The coming of the robot car has been screamed loud from every headline and tech blog for the past decade, but increasingly car makers are being more cautious about handing over control to the microchips. Carlos Tavares, the head of PSA Group and its multitude