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Cupra El-Born unveiled

The Cupra El-Born has been revealed as the first pure-electric model from Seat's performance brand. based on the El-Born concept from the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, the Cupra El-Born will feature a range of up to 310 miles on a single charge. Sharing a...

LEVC VN5 van available to order

LEVC has launched its range-extended van - the VN5. Using the same platform and architecture as the TX5 Black Cab, the VN5 has a pure-electric range of 58 miles on a charge, and a combined range of more than 300 miles. The VN5 is solely driven by its...

Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron Concept launched

The Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron concept has been revealed, previewing a production pure-electric coupe-SUV crossover that will make it into production in 2021. Following on from the Q4 e-tron concept from the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, the sportback version...

EV sales growth outstrips market in June's new car figures

Sales of new electric cars saw significant growth in June 2020, as car dealerships reopened in England at the start of the month, following lockdown. Pure-electric cars were up 262% compared to June 2019, taking 6.1% of the new car market, compared to sales...

Audi reveals e-tron S models

Audi has given its pure-EV range the performance treatment, with the launch of the e-tron S and e-tron S Sportback. Powered by three electric motors producing up to 503 hp and 973 Nm of torque, the e-tron S models will complete the 0-62 mph sprint in...

Suzuki Across PHEV launched

Suzuki has launched the new Across - a plug-in hybrid SUV that is based on the forthcoming Toyota RAV4 Plug-In. The first model to come along following a partnership between Suzuki and Toyota, the Across gets a new front end, but the rest of the design...

VW Tiguan eHybrid launched as part of range refresh

Volkswagen has revealed a new version of its Tiguan, and the new model is now available with a plug-in hybrid powertrain. Using a 1.4 litre TSI petrol engine and electric motor, the Tiguan eHybrid produces a combined 245 hp, and will travel up to 31...

Tesla Model 3 rockets up EV sales charts with triumphant Q1 2020 sales

Tesla is dominating the UK EV sales charts, having sold more than 5,000 units in Q1 2020. That's according to the latest figures out from the Department for Transport (DfT) today (Tuesday 30th June). The Tesla Model 3 has seen 5,304 registrations in...

Citroen ë-C4 launched

Citroen has revealed its new ë-C4, with the C4 Cactus replacement offering a range of up to 217 miles on a charge. The family-sized hatchback uses a 100 kW electric motor and 50 kWh battery for its core electric powertrain, and can be charged at up...

Kia expands e-Niro range and charging options

Kia is expanding its e-Niro line-up, with the pure-electric crossover seeing AC charging boosted to 11 kW, and a new 39 kWh entry-level model join the range. Prices for the Kia e-Niro now start at less than £30,000, as UK buyers will be able to opt...

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:10th Jul 2020