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Renault pilots large-scale V2G trial

Renault has started a large-scale vehicle-to-grid (V2G) charging pilot, the first of its kind in the world, with schemes beginning in Portugal and the Netherlands. Using a fleet of 15 Renault Zoe's, pilot schemes are starting in Utrecht and Madeira,...

Hyundai Nexo launched in the UK

Hyundai has announced UK pricing for the Nexo, the firm's second generation hydrogen fuel cell vehicle (FCEV). With an official range of 414 miles on a tank, the Nexo joins the likes of the Kona Electric and Ioniq Electric in Hyundai's electric vehicle...

JLR installs UK's largest smart charger site

Jaguar Land Rover has installed 166 EV charge points at its Gaydon engineering base, for use by its employees and visitors. The huge roll-out demonstrates the British company's commitment to electric vehicles, with workplace charging becoming increasingly...

Fisker reveals new EV SUV

Fisker has announced that it will launch a new pure-electric SUV in 2021, powered by an 80 kWh battery with a range of around 300 miles possible from a single charge. The revealed EV will be one of three new models from the company, with a price of...

Tesla Model Y unveiled

Tesla has launched the Model Y, a medium-sized SUV that sits below the Model X in the product line-up, and offering a range of up to 300 miles on a single charge. Like the rest of the recently revised line-up, the Model Y will be available in Standard...

Emissions recall for 44,000 Jaguar Land Rover models

More than 44,000 Jaguar Land Rover cars are being recalled, after they have been found to produce excessive CO2 emissions compared with the certified figures. A total of 10 different models are affected, split evenly between the two brands, and the...

VW increases EV targets by 50%

Volkswagen has announced plans to build 22 million electric vehicles over the next ten years, increasing its previous EV targets by seven million units. Almost 70 new EVs will be launched in the next ten years, up from the 50 initially planned, and...

Geneva Motor Show 2019 round-up

This year's Geneva Motor Show has been one of the best for many years, despite a number of key manufacturers not having stands there. Here we round up all the key green models currently on display in Geneva - and there are a great deal of them. Take a look...

JLR provides cars for independent AIR Index tests

Jaguar Land Rover has revealed that it has started making its new cars available for testing on the AIR Index - the first manufacturer to do so. All of the newly tested models - Jaguar's E-Pace and the Land Rovers Discovery Sport, Range Rover Evoque,...

Polestar 2 makes Geneva debut

Polestar's second model - the imaginatively titled 2 - was unveiled to the world last week at an on-line event, but got its show debut at Geneva. The stylish pure-electric crossover saloon has a range of more than 300 miles, and will challenge premium...

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:11th Mar 2019