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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...

Alfa Romeo Tonale concept wows at Geneva

The Alfa Romeo Tonale has been showcased at the Geneva Motor Show, with the concept powered by a plug-in hybrid powertrain, and previewing potential new design ideas. Stylish, sporty, and efficient, the Tonale concept was a surprise launch at the motor...

Audi unveils Q4 e-tron concept at Geneva

Audi’s Geneva Motor Show stand is dominated by electric vehicles, with the new Q4 e-tron concept the show-stopper, though joined on the main stage by the e-tron GT and new e-tron Sportback. The Q4 e-tron concept has a range of 279 miles on a single...

Kia launches Imagine concept at Geneva

Kia has unveiled its Imagine concept at the Geneva Motor Show, with the all-electric crossover leading a wide range of electric vehicles on the firm’s stand Joined by the new Soul EV, receiving its European debut at Geneva, the Imagine previews design...

Zap-Map secures major investment from Good Energy

Zap-Map today announces it has secured a major investment from Good Energy, one of the UK's leading renewable energy suppliers. Good Energy has taken a 12.9% share in Zap-Map’s parent company, Next Green Car Ltd, with an option to take a majority share...

Audi launches TFSI e PHEV range

Audi will launch a range of plug-in hybrid models at the Geneva Motor Show next week, with the A8, A7 Sportback, A6, and Q5 all set to get electrified powertrains under the new 'TFSI e' badge. All feature a 14.1 kWh battery, which allows for an electric-only...

Peugeot to showcase electric performance at Geneva

Peugeot has confirmed that it will unveil the 508 Peugeot Sport Engineered concept at the Geneva Motor Show next month, with the sporty model underpinned by the forthcoming 508 Hybrid PHEV powertrain. A 200hp PureTech petrol engine and 110bhp electric...

Manufacturers line up to electrify Geneva

Electric cars look set to take centre stage at the Geneva Motor Show, as manufacturers including Audi, Skoda, Citroen, and Honda have all confirmed a plug-in presence at the famous event next month. Audi has revealed that the Q4 e-tron will be unveiled...

Updated VW Passat GTE launched

Volkswagen has revealed details of a revised Passat, with the saloon and estate set to receive a facelift, increased equipment levels, and an improved GTE plug-in hybrid option. The Passat GTE will be fitted with a 13 kWh battery - up from the existing...

EV sales oppose declining UK car market

Sales of electric cars in the UK continue to outperform the market as a whole, with January's registrations published today (Tuesday 5th January) by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Plug-in cars saw registrations increase more than...

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:11th Mar 2019