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Buses
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Equipmake and Beulas unveil state-of-the-art double-decker electric bus with up to 250 miles (402km) of range

New zero-emissions electric bus is scaleable for a range of sizes and will provide new jobs at Equipmake’s purpose-built facility in the UL

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Commercial
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Volkswagen ABT e-Transporter electric van joins VW’s Mobile Service Clinic fleet

Mobile Service Clinic will help to minimise VW’s carbon footprint and reduce vehicle emissions

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April 6, 2021

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Design
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Gordon Murray Design’s revolutionary iStream could reduce the cost of the next generation of electric vehicles (EVs)

New system reduces overall weight of a typical family car by over 20 percent to increase range

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
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Ford research find today’s kids look forward to driving eco friendly electric cars in the future

Young drivers of tomorrow are ready and excited to drive electric vehicles (EV).

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April 6, 2021

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Development
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General Motors (GM) reveals new electric vehicle (EV) motors to power an all-electric future

New electric car motors have been designed and developed in-house with GM propulsion software

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Charging
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GRIDSERVE Electric Highway partners with Zap-Map to reduce range and charging anxiety

New partnership will help accelerate the transition to electric cars

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April 6, 2021

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Net Zero
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SSE Energy Solutions launches 100 percent green energy tariff for electric car drivers

By also encouraging businesses to switch to electric vehicles (EVs) could help the UK meet its net zero ambitions

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
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Citroën AMI electric vehicle (EV) gets green light for UK sales in 2022

Could the AMI be the ultimate electric town vehicle that opens up zero-emissions driving to the masses thanks to its £6,000 expected price tag?

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Emobility
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Ken Block and Audi collaborating on exclusive joint projects in electric mobility

World’s most famous rally star Ken Block says electric cars are the future

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Development
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Lotus reveals new adaptable vehicle architecture for next generation of electric sports cars

New architecture will be used on the Lotus’ first electric hypercar scheduled for launch in 2026 as well as for third-party clients

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Community
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Nissan becomes official supplier to 2021 Virgin Money London Marathon with all-electric vehicles (EVs)

Nissan will not only supply a fleet of Nissan LEAFs and e-NV200 LCVs but will be encouraging participants from the official Nissan LGBTQ+ Cheerzone

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Motorsport
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Audi Sport testing the RS Q e-tron electric vehicle (EV) ready for the Dakar Rally

Heat testing, especially battery monitoring, could help road car performance in the future

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April 6, 2021

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Education
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Over half of young people applying for automatic licences because they intend to drive electric cars

81 percent of young drivers likely to purchase an electric vehicle (EV) as their next car

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Aviation
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Video of Rolls-Royce’s Spirit of Innovation electric aeroplane taking to the skies for the first time

First flight of this electric aircraft signals a huge step towards the global transition to cleaner flying

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EV Strategy
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Best reasons for driving an electric car over a hydrogen vehicle

Volkswagen offers the top five reasons why electric vehicles (EVs) are the most efficient and sustainable

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Range
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Lucid Air Dream Edition R is the longest-range electric car ever with 520 miles (837km) from a single charge

Lucid’s latest model beats its competition by 100 miles (161km) and makes range anxiety a thing of the past

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Education
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Hyundai turns the blues green with a supply of KONA Electric cars to Chelsea Football Club

Hyundai’s ‘Turn the Blues, Green’ campaign designed to educate the public on making the switch to electric vehicles (EVs)

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Performance
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Mercedes-Benz EQS electric car with 453 miles (729km) range now available to order in the UK

New electric vehicle (EV) from the German carmaker can be charged up to 186 miles (300km) of range in just 15 minutes.

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Emobility
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Superpedestrian announces free rides on its LINK e-scooters to promote World Car Free Day

Micromobility provider also offering 20 percent discount during European Mobility Week

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Emobility
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Child seat producer, Multimac, gears up for rise in electric cars

Multimac’s working hard to ensure its three- and four-seater child car seats are a good fit for the electric vehicle (EV) market

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Community
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Pope Francis travels in ŠKODA Enyaq iV electric car during visit to Slovakia

During his visit, the Pontiff sends the right message encouraging people to drive electric vehicles (EVs)

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Shell Recharge electric car charge card or app can now be used to at over 250,000 charge points

Shell rapidly expanding its Recharge electric vehicle (EV) network to encourage EV adoption

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
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Envirorally launched for the future of electric vehicle (EV) motorsport

Non-profit foundation’s UK events will be centred around the growing network of GRIDSERVE electric forecourt charging stations

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April 6, 2021

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Design
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Kia opts for low noise Kumho tyres on its new EV6 electric vehicle (EV)

Low noise tyres help with electric car driver experience and noise pollution

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April 6, 2021

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Community
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Red alert, blue lights, green solution with Ford Mach-E electric police car

Seven police forces in the UK testing or evaluating Ford’s zero-emission electric vehicles (EVs)

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Car Sales
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Plug-in electric vehicles account for 18.3 percent of all car sales in the UK during August

Zero emissions all-electric car registrations have grown 106.7 percent year-on-year

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World EV Day
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Governments and officials from around the globe engage massively with World EV Day 2021

World EV Day has become a global movement working together to make the switch to electric vehicles (EVs) for a cleaner and more sustainable future

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Beginners’ Guide to Going Electric launched on World EV Day

Electrifying.com teams up with the Department for Transport to produce a guide to help speed up the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs)

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World EV Day
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Gina McCarthy, White House National Climate Adviser, makes video address celebrating World EV Day

Ben Prochazka from the Electrification Coalition discusses the current climate challenges and solutions using electric vehicles (EVs) with the US national Climate Adviser

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World EV Day partner, Maxus, says greener motoring message is being heard loud and clear

Now 54 percent of Maxus’ light commercial vehicle (LCV) sales in the UK are electric

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ecargo
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Polestar Re:Move electric vehicle (EV) collaboration prototype revealed

Multi-functional electric transporter concept is ideal for sustainable last-mile deliveries

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April 6, 2021

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World EV Day
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ElectricDrives takes a deeper dive into World EV Day that returns on 9 September

World EV Day highlights and promotes the role of electric vehicles in the move to net zero and decarbonisation

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Decarbonisation
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Stagecoach launches new sustainability strategy - Driving Net Zero: Better Places to Live and Work

Stagecoach is targeting having a zero-emissions electric bus fleet in the UK by 2035

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Decarbonisation
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Nissan join the Race to Zero campaign supported by the United Nations

Nissan are the first Japanese carmaker to join and signed the campaign’s Business Ambition for 1.5°C commitment

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Charging
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Australian Renewable Energy Agency awards $26.8 million to five electric vehicle (EV) charging providers

Ampol, ChargeFox, Electric Highway Tasmania, Engie and Evie Networks all receive money to help increase electric charging infrastructure in Australia

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Pricing
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BMW announces new UK prices for their new iX3 electric car

New zero-emissions sports activity vehicle (SAV) delivers a range of up to 285 miles (459km).

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
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CUPRA shows a glimpse of its future urban all-electric car - the CUPRA UrbanRebel Concept

New electric vehicle (EV) will make its world debut at this year’s IAA Munich International Motor Show

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Concept
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CUPRA release more photos of its radical new UrbanRebel Concept electric car

New electric vehicle (EV) will be unveiled during the IAA Munich International Motor Show

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
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Dispelling the big myths around electric car ownership

We bring you the truth around the five biggest myths when it comes to driving an electric vehicle (EV)

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April 6, 2021

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Community
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Volvo partners with Eden Project providing XC40 Recharge all-electric vehicles (EVs)

Collaboration hopes to tackle the barriers around driving electric cars to accelerate the uptake of zero-emission vehicles

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Decarbonisation
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Hyundai Motor commits to become carbon neutral by 2045

To achieve this the company will focus on clean mobility and electric cars, next-generation platforms and green energy

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April 6, 2021

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World EV Day
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World EV Day coming on September 9, 2021 to celebrate worldwide electric vehicle (EV) ownership

Following a hugely successful event in 2020, World EV Day is back bigger and better for 2021

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
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Polestar reveals limited edition electric bike in collaboration with CAKE

The collaboration offers the perfect zero-emissions solution when travelling into urban locations

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
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Volkswagen reveals their entry-level ID. LIFE electric car

New smaller electric vehicle (EV) is expected to cost €20,000 (£17,000/$24,000) and offer a range of 249 miles (400km)

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April 6, 2021

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Range
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Ford Mustang Mach-E electric car breaks another Guinness World Record

Mach-E electric vehicle now has three Guinness World Records that all help to reduce range and charging anxieties

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
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September’s number plate change expects boom in electric cars

Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) forecasting a 59% rise in registrations of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) in 2021

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
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Nissan to launch mini electric vehicle (EV) in Japan in 2022

Prices for the 20kWh electric car, which will be made in collaboration with Mitsubishi, are expected to start from 2 million yen (£13,234/$18,208/€15,429

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April 6, 2021

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Design
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Porsche updates new model year Taycan and Taycan Cross Turismo electric cars

Updated all-electric sports cars feature more range, more connectivity and more colours

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Rented driveways and empty parking spaces helping to end electric vehicle (EV) charging anxiety

YourParkingSpace offers more than 18,000 electric car charge points in the UK

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Infrastructure
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Germany to invest €500 million for more public electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure

Goal is to establish 50,000 electric car charging points including at least 20,000 fast chargers

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
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Kia introduces the Soul EV ‘Maxx’ electric car to their UK range

The new model replaces the ‘First Edition’ and offers a range of up 280 miles (450km)

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Vauxhall extends free home charger and 30,000 free miles offer to more of its electric cars

The Corsa-e, Mokka-e, Combo-e Life and Vivaro-e Life electric vehicles (EVs) are now all included

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Motorsport
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Audi Sport testing the RS Q e-tron electric vehicle (EV) ready for the Dakar Rally

Trialling on rough terrain saw speeds of up to 112mph (180kph) in temperatures of up to 34°C

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April 6, 2021

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Small Car
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Renault introduces new Riviera Limited Edition Zoe E-Tech range electric car

New Riviera Limited Edition offers a range of up to 238 miles (383km)

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
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Dynamo Motor Company reveal its new all-electric last-mile delivery van conversion

Electric van conversion offers extra loading capacity for added efficiency

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
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World’s first production Automobili Pininfarina Battista electric hypercar revealed at Monterey Car Week

This new electric vehicle (EV) can accelerate faster than a current Formula 1 car

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Audi making electric car charging easier for its customers

Audi drivers using e-tron charging service have access to 17,500 electric vehicle (EV) Chargers in the UK and over 242,000 across Europe

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
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Build Your Dreams (BYD) launches electric cars in Europe

First customer in Norway receives all-electric BYD Tang electric crossover sports utility vehicle (SUV)

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April 6, 2021

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Sales Trends
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Are diesel owners spearheading the switch to electric vehicles?

Trend sees electric cars eating into diesel share in fuel type searches

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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NatWest to install 600 electric vehicle (EV) chargers at UK sites

The banking group will work with EQUANS to install the high power GeniePoint electric vehicle (EV) chargers

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
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Royal College of Art and Extreme E electric car motor racing announce innovative ocean research partnership

Partnership that will give students and researchers the data and inspiration to develop innovative responses to the climate crisis

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
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New Fiat 500 most environmentally-friendly electric car on the market according to Green NCAP

Efficient zero-emissions town car achieves five-star green rating from Green NCAP

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April 6, 2021

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Safety
EV Life

What tyres should you choose for your electric car?

UK charity TyreSafe offers advice on the best tyres when it comes to safety, efficiency and range improvement for electric vehicles (EVs)

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
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Spin, Ford’s electric scooter subsidiary, partners with Google Maps to provide sustainable city transport

Google Maps users can locate Spin vehicles in 84 towns, cities and campuses in the United States, Canada, Germany and Spain

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
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How durable and hard-wearing are electric cars?

Ford launches torture-test video of Mustang Mach-E to reassure customers of the durability of electric vehicles (EVs)

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
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Ford’s Spin adds e-cargo bikes to its logistics fleet in the UK for more efficient and sustainable operations

Colchester E-Cargo Bike Delivery Project and Spin aim to reduce the number of vans on the road and improve safety in the area

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April 6, 2021

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Development
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GKN Automotive developing advanced cooling technology for Jaguar Racing’s Formula E electric race cars

This technology is not just essential for progression on the track but also the road for electric vehicles (EVs) in the future

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April 6, 2021

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Car leasing
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How to help drivers meet the 2030 deadline for the ban on the sales of petrol and diesel cars

LeasePlan is trying to help drivers and fleet managers convert to zero-emissions with driver-friendly products

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
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Kia EV6 electric vehicle (EV) is the first Korean car to achieve product carbon footprint certification from the Carbon Trust

Kia’s new EV6 uses eco-friendly materials including PET recycled plastics, floor mats and seat coverings and offers a range of up to 328 miles (528km)

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April 6, 2021

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Services
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Mercedes-Benz launches its first Service24h roadside assistance unit for its electric vans

New fully-equipped eSprinter is ready to support Mercedes electric van customers in the London area

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April 6, 2021

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Design
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New BMW iX3 electric crossover sports utility vehicle (SUV) gets a refreshed exterior design

BMW’s iX3 M Sport and iX3 M Sport Pro electric cars feature hints of the BMW iX and BMW i4 and offer up to 286 miles (460km) of range

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
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Audi unveil their new skysphere concept electric car of the future

Zero-emissions luxury roadster features touring and sports modes with adjustable wheelbase and offers 311 miles (500km) of range

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
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US set a target of 50 percent of vehicles to be electric by 2030

Manufacturers are ready to push this with Ford, GM and Stellantis aiming to achieve 50 percent of all electric vehicle (EV) sales by 2030

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
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Zap-Map and Advanced Infrastructure awarded funding to create zero carbon electric vehicle (EV) route planner

New Zap Zero route planner will help electric car drivers choose the lowest possible carbon option

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
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Electric carmaker Tesla opening its Supercharger network will enable access to new $7.5 billion electric vehicle (EV) funding in the USA

Hopefully, the increased charging infrastructure will convince more drivers to switch to electric cars

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
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Jaguar Land Rover’s commitment to Formula E will help them develop their electric cars for a cleaner future

Racing technology will trickle down and help the brand’s Reimagine Strategy to achieve zero tailpipe emissions by 2036 and net zero status by 2039

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April 6, 2021

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Range
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New research finds the best new electric cars achieve within three percent of their quoted range

Porsche Taycan 4S, Mazda MX-30 and Kia e-Niro electric vehicles (EVs) fared best

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April 6, 2021

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SUV
EV Life

Best luxury electric crossover and sports utility vehicles (SUVs)

ElectricDrives offers you the lowdown on the best luxury electric crossover and sports utility vehicles (SUVs) on the market right now

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
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Mercedes-Benz to showcase all of its current and future electric cars

Display of the German carmakers zero-emission vehicles will take place at IAA MOBILITY in Munich in September

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
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BMW i4 M50 electric vehicle (EV) becomes official safety car of FIM Enel MotoE electric motorcycle race series

New performance electric car will be unveiled IM Enel Moto World Cup at the Motorcycle Grand Prix in Austria on 15 August

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April 6, 2021

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World EV Day
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Create the world’s first electric vehicle (EV) emoji for World EV Day 2021

World EV Day founders Green.TV and headline partner ABB launch EVmoji design competition for 6 to 16-year-olds

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April 6, 2021

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Subscription
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Hyundai launches new Mocean subscription service for electric cars and hybrid models

Prices for a zero-emissions electric vehicle (EV) start from £399 per month

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April 6, 2021

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Recycling
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Second-life electric car battery hubs set to power ŠKODA retailers in Europe

Hubs extend the useful life of old electric vehicle (EV) battery packs by up to 15 years

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April 6, 2021

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Range
EV Life

Which Tesla electric car has the best range?

Tesla’s Model S offers to up 405 miles (651km) of range

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

First production-ready Automobili Pininfarina Battista Hyper GT electric hypercar to make its world debut at Monterey Car Week

Automobili Pininfarina’s sleek carbon-finish zero-emissions Battista accelerates faster than a Formula 1 car

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
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Peugeot doubles sales of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV) and electric cars in 2021

The French carmaker also sees low emission vehicle (LEV) sales increase by 112 percent

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April 6, 2021

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Lyreco makes transition to all-electric vehicles (EVs) for its delivery fleet in London

Europe’s leading distributor of workplace products and services purchases 17 Renault Master E-Tech all-electric light commercial vehicles (LCVs)

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April 6, 2021

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Trucks
EV Life

US electric truck maker Rivian trademarks the names for six new models

Zero-emissions electric pick-up maker has big plans for the coming years

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April 6, 2021

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Sales Trends
EV Life

Tesla's Model 3 electric car was the second best selling car in Europe during June 2021

Plug-in vehicles account for 18.5 percent of Europe’s car registrations during the month

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
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Searches for electric cars up to 30 times more likely to result in a sale

New study from BuyaCar shows more serious intent to buy among customers who search for electric vehicles (EVs)

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
EV Life

Electrogenic converts the iconic Citroen DS into a zero-emissions modern classic

Oxford-based electric car converters release details and pictures of their latest project

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
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DPD names Oxford as its first all-electric city using zero-emission vehicles for all deliveries

The delivery firm has nine further UK locations set to become electric-only to be confirmed this year

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April 6, 2021

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EV Life

PEUGEOT e-2008 electric car awarded Which? ‘Best Buy’ status

The e-2008 delivers a range of up to 206 miles (332km) and can be charged up to 80 percent in as little as 30 minutes

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April 6, 2021

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Commercial
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Renault PRO+ offers the Master E-Tech Chassis Cab electric vehicle (EV) in a new range of versatile options

The Master E-Tech 3.5T with a range of 75 miles (121km) is now available as dropside, tipper and Luton versions

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April 6, 2021

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Design
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ENYAQ iV electric car now available with striking new Crystal Face grille option

New grille features 130 LEDs adding to the safety of this electric crossover style sports utility vehicle (SUV)

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April 6, 2021

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