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Pod Point partners with PSA Group for home EV charging

Peugeot, Citroen, DS Automobiles, and Vauxhall have signed an EV charge point partnership deal with Pod Point, with the EV charging specialists set to be the exclusive supplier for all PSA Group brands in the UK. Three new pure-electric models are available...

Jaguar boosts I-Pace efficiency with system tweaks

Jaguar has rolled-out a range of updates to its I-Pace range, which see the pure-electric model's range improved by up to 12 miles on a single charge. The improvements have come about thanks to technical knowledge gained from the I-Pace e-Trophy single-make...

Zap-Map launches hands-free voice app on Google Assistant

Zap-Map, the UK's most popular electric vehicle (EV) charging digital platform, today announces the launch of a free voice-activated function on Google Assistant, allowing users to search for EV charge points using voice commands at home, work or on the...

Kia set for electric 2020

Kia has announced that more drivers will be able to get behind the wheel of it's pure-electric models in 2020, thanks to improved supply of the updated e-Niro and launch of the new Soul EV. The UK will get enough supply of the popular e-Niro to clear...

Civil case against VW's diesel emissions scandal to start

Class action against Volkswagen will begin today (Monday 2nd December) in the UK, as lawyers representing more than 90,000 VW owners look to settle whether defeat device software fitted to 1.2 million vehicles was designed to illegally circumnavigate clean...

Upgrades see increased range for Audi e-tron

Audi has rolled-out a series of changes to its e-tron, improving efficiency and range for the pure-electric SUV. The e-tron will now feature the same systems brought in for the recently launched Audi e-tron Sportback. The result of the changes is to...

Used EV values increasing with demand

Demand for electric cars is seeing used values increasing, according to new analysis by CarGurus. While petrol and diesel models have depreciated between January 2017 and November 2019, EVs have seen appreciating values. Looking at the four most searched...

Lexus UX 300e launched

Lexus has unveiled the company’s first pure-electric model - the UX 300e. Based on the UX crossover, the 300e is scheduled to arrive in the UK by 2021, with a range of more than 250 miles on a charge - though that’s based on the out-dated NEDC tests. A...

Tesla Cybertruck revealed

Tesla has launched the Cybertruck - a pure-electric pick-up with sportscar performance and a range of more than 500 miles on a charge. Set to rival Rivian’s R1T, the Cybertruck has been in the pipeline for a while, and takes a significantly different...

Audi reveals e-tron Sportback in LA

Audi has launched the e-tron Sportback at the LA Auto Show. The pure-electric coupe-SUV offers a sleeker design than the already available e-tron SUV, alongside some technical improvements. The new e-tron Sportback has a range of 277 miles on a single...

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:25th Mar 2019