EV

  • Renault Twizy Gets a New Window System Just in Time for the Winter

    The all-electric Renault Twizy gets a new optional window system which will be available end of November at Renault dealerships. The optional zip-on windows fix onto Twizy's gullwing doors and cost £295. The zip-on windows come in two parts – a rigid metal frame which… Continue reading »

  • Citroen Berlingo EV Debuts At The Hanover Motor Show

    Citroën has unveiled the second-generation electric Berlingo van at the Hanover Motor Show. The new Electric Berlingo is motivated by a 67bhp electric motor and has a range of up to 106 miles. The batteries can be charged to 80% in just 30 minutes in… Continue reading »

  • Nissan TeRRA EV Concept Revealed

    Nissan has unveiled the TeRRA SUV EV concept ahead of Paris debut. The TeRRA features an innovative 4x4 fuel-cell electric powertrain that combines an electric propulsion system currently featured in the Nissan LEAF on the front. In each back wheel, providing all-wheel power as needed,… Continue reading »

  • ECOmove QBEAK Electric City Car Revealed [VIDEO]

    A new automaker from Denmark called ECOmove has released details about their upcoming QBEAK electric city vehicle. This new compact electric city car features sliding doors, a panoramic glass roof and plastic body panels that can be easily replaced. The QBEAK is just 3metres long,… Continue reading »

  • Bluebird Electric Team at Pendine 13-14 August 2011

    Disappointment For Bluebird Electric Team

    Since 1924 the Campbell family have used the Pendine sand in Carmarthenshire, Wales as the home for their Bluebird record attempts. During the weekend of the 13th and 14th August 2011, Don Wales -- grandson of the celebrated Malcolm Campbell and nephew of Donald Campbell… Continue reading »

  • 2012 MG E1 1

    Spied! MG E1 EV -- First Ever Electric MG

    A number of Chinese websites have posted images of what they are claiming is the first ever electric MG, provisionally called the E1. This car was first shown at the 2010 as the Roewe E1.  Why the change to the MG brand in the SAIC… Continue reading »

  • 2012 BMW i3 and i8

    Revealed! BMW's 'i' EV Sub-Brand -- Full Details And Film

    BMW has been teasing us with mentions of its 'i' sub-brand range of Electric Vehicles for what feels like an age.  Well, the wait is now over because we now have details and images of the concepts that will debut at the Frankfurt motor show… Continue reading »

  • Audi urban Concept 2

    Audi Shocks With New Urban Concept EV Buggy

    Audi has raised some eyebrows by revealing an urban concept car -- appropriately called the 'urban' -- ahead of its debut at the Frankfurt motor show. Looking for all the world like a gravity racerthe motorless downhill racers that entertain the crowds at the Goodwood… Continue reading »

  • 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid

    Toyota To Launch Greener Prius Plug-In Hybrid At Frankfurt Motor Show

    Toyota will debut the production version of the Prius Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) at the Frankfurt Motor Show on 15th September. The new Prius Plug-in Hybrid features a new, more compact lithium-ion battery which has been developed to meet Toyota’s rigorous standards for reliability.… Continue reading »

  • THINK EV

    THINK EV's Batteries Not Dead Yet

    In yet another twist for the beleaguered Norwegian EV maker, THINK has been bought from the administrators and the tiny car will go back into production once more. A quick recap --  THINK founded in 1991 and some time later runs out of money.  Ford… Continue reading »

  • K1 Evelio

    K1 Evelio Charged With Taking On Tesla Roadster

    Tesla Roadster production may be coming to a close soon, but the recently announced Evelio hopes to take over as the EV sportcar of choice for greenies and celebrities alike. Launched at the Goodwood Festival of Speed earlier this month, the Evelio is a British… Continue reading »

  • Bluebird EV

    Bluebird Electric Team Gears Up For UK Land Speed Record -- New Date Set

    Don Wales and the Bluebird Electric team have set a new date for start ing their preparations for the UK Land Speed Record at Pendine Sands in Wales -- the 13th and 14th August. If you associate EVs with snail pace G-Whizzes then think again… Continue reading »

  • Vauxhall Ampera

    Europcar To Offer Vauxhall Ampera Rental Across Europe From End Of 2011

    Europcar has announced a deal with Vauxhall and its sister brand Opel to introduce the Ampera electric range extender car to its European rental fleet later this year. Germany will be first to offer customer hire of Opel Amperas in November 2011, followed by Belgium… Continue reading »

  • Renault Frendzy EV Concept

    UPDATED: Renault Reveals Frendzy EV Concept

    Renault has been slowly teasing us with a new EV concept using social media sites like Facebook.  Now we get a proper look via a newly released YouTube video (we'll be adding this soon). At this point we don't know much about the Renault Frendzy… Continue reading »

  • Mitsubishi i-MiEV

    Mitsubishi Launches Cheaper i-MiEV In Japan -- UK To Follow?

    Mitsubishi Motors has relaunched its i-MiEV EV in Japan with two versions and a slash in the price, making us wonder whether we'll get the same in the UK soon. The new i-MiEV entry level 'M' model comes with a price of 2.60 million Yen… Continue reading »