EV

  • Polestar unveils 600hp Polestar 1, the company's first car

    Polestar, Volvo Car Group’s performance brand, has revealed its future as a new standalone electric performance brand. Polestar confirmed plans for its first three models, a new purpose-built production facility in China and a customer-focussed route to market that will set a new industry benchmark… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen develops electric race car for Pikes Peak Hill Climb

    olkswagen is developing an all-electric race car for the world’s most renowned mountain race. The all-wheel drive prototype is scheduled to be at the start of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado, USA on 24 June 2018. Its goal: to set a new… Continue reading »

  • Detroit Electric plans a new electric sports car, crossover and saloon

    UK-based electric vehicle start-up, Detroit Electric, has presented the first outline sketches of some of its future models during the company’s debut at Cenex’s LCV2017 (Low Carbon Vehicles) event at Millbrook in Bedfordshire. Styling images show side-profile silhouettes of three models that the Leamington Spa-based… Continue reading »

  • Volvo Cars to go all electric from 2019

    Volvo Cars has announced that every Volvo it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor, marking the historic end of cars that have only an internal combustion engine (ICE) and placing electrification at the core of its future business. The announcement represents one of… Continue reading »

  • Nissan BladeGlider makes European debut at Goodwood

    The all-electric Nissan BladeGlider prototype electrifies the iconic Goodwood Hillclimb at the ever popular Festival of Speed and offers select media a thrilling experience in its first pan-European test drives on the Sunday at the iconic Goodwood racing circuit. Last driven on the Monaco street… Continue reading »

  • All-electric Nissan e-NV200 now part of iconic Harrods delivery feet

    Over 100 years after the legendary London department store first added an electric van to its fleet, Harrods is once again returning to EV technology, with the addition of the 100 percent electric Nissan e-NV200 delivery van. The British department store is the latest European… Continue reading »

  • Skoda Vision E previews the future of pure electric power

    With the Vision E study, the company provides its first brand-specific outlook on the future of individual mobility. The emotionally designed five-door SUV coupé can travel up to 500 kilometres on purely electric power and meets the level 3 requirements for autonomous driving. ŠKODA is… Continue reading »

  • All-electric Dendrobium concept by Vanda Electrics makes global debut

    The covers have come off Singapore's first-ever hypercar, the Dendrobium, which has made its world debut at the Geneva Motor Show. The brainchild of Singapore electric mobility experts Vanda Electrics, Dendrobium is a two seater all-electric sports car concept, which features a striking design and… Continue reading »

  • The Dendrobium - Singapore's first-ever electric hypercar previewed

    Singapore’s first hypercar, the all-electric Dendrobium concept, will make its global debut at this March’s Geneva Motor Show. The high performance two-seater concept is the brainchild of Singapore electric mobility experts Vanda Electrics and mixes striking design with the latest in e-powertrain development. Dendrobium’s high-tech… Continue reading »

  • Pure electric McLaren P1 for kids has arrived just in time for Christmas

    McLaren’s first electric vehicle, based on the McLaren P1, has taken to the Goodwood Race Circuit for the first time as part of the car’s exhaustive testing regime. Behind the wheel, and in charge of the tunes, was Leo (aged 4 and a quarter). After… Continue reading »

  • NextEV launches NIO brand and world's fastest electric car

    Electric car company NextEV has unveiled its brand, NIO. This visionary electric car brand will help users rediscover the ‘joyful lifestyle’ of car ownership by creating inspiring vehicles that deliver superior performance, a new benchmark for aesthetic design and unique user experiences. Additionally, the company… Continue reading »

  • Honda and Kabuku unveil 3D printed micro commuter

    Honda has developed a short range ‘Micro Commuter’ electric vehicle for use by Japanese confectionary maker, Toshimaya. The car is a joint development with Kabuku Inc., and is based on an open innovation model which incorporates the idea of variable design platform. The car was… Continue reading »

  • Volvo turns body panels into batteries

    Volvo has developed a revolutionary concept for lightweight structural energy storage components with a potential to improve the energy usage/storage of future EVs. The new material consists of carbon fibres, nano structured batteries and super capacitors, offering lighter energy storage that requires less space in… Continue reading »

  • Renault hands over the key to its 100,000th electric vehicle

    Renault has handed over the keys to its 100,000th electric car, a ZOE, in the Norwegian capital of Oslo, today A pioneer of all-electric vehicles, Renault is the European leader with 27% market share for electric cars Five years since the launch of its first… Continue reading »

  • Vaxhall Ampera-E ready for UK trials

    The new Ampera-e electric car, which will be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show later this month, will be evaluated in the UK by Vauxhall with the possibility of right-hand-drive models being produced in a future generation. Due to be sold by Vauxhall’s sister company,… Continue reading »