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Small Car
EV Life

Is the mini electric car the next big trend in zero-emissions driving?

Wuling Hong Guang MINI EV was the best selling electric car in China in 2021 beating big names like Tesla in the process

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EV Leaders
EV Leaders

EV Leaders: Ian Johnston CEO at Osprey Charging Network

ElectricDrives catches up with one of the people in the UK electric vehicle (EV) space helping to speed up the transition to zero-emissions driving for a cleaner future

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
EV Life

Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo enters Guinness World Record books for the greatest altitude achieved by an electric car

The latest Porsche electric vehicle (EV) drove over 1,400 miles (2253km) and climbed an impressive 4,842.967 metres

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April 6, 2021

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Infrastructure
EV Life

Adopt a Charger and Rivian collaborate to install electric vehicle (EV) chargers in National Park and recreation areas

New charging stations, free to the public, will vastly expand electric vehicle infrastructure at Yosemite National Park and other scenic areas

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Life

Volvo Trucks launches electric truck with longer range and faster charge time

New electric vehicle (EV) designed for the North American market will offer up to 275 miles (440km) of range

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Biz

ŠKODA reveal design sketches of their new ENYAQ COUPÉ iV electric car

New saloon will offer greater range than their ENYAQ iV electric sports utility vehicle (SUV) thanks to its aerodynamic design

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Biz

Ford Mustang Mach-E is delivered to first customers in China

Mustang Mach-E offers up to 739 miles (610km) of range

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Leaders
EV Leaders

EV Leaders: Niall Riddell Co-Founder and CEO at Paua

ElectricDrives catches up with one of the people in the UK who is helping individuals and companies make the transition to electric vehicles (EVs) for a cleaner future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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New Car Launch
EV Biz

Mercedes-Benz to launch new VISION EQXX electric car in digital world premiere on 3 January 2022

Rumours are suggesting this sleek looking electric vehicle (EV) will break 620 miles (1,000km) of range

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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New Car Launch
EV Biz

Teaser pictures of the new ŠKODA ENYAQ COUPÉ iV electric car

New electric vehicle (EV) from the Czech carmaker will be fully revealed on 31 January 2022

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Biz

Tritium partners with Shell to provide fast charging technology and services for electric vehicles (EVs)

Collaboration will help with Shell’s plan to operate 500,000 charge points by 2025 and 2.5 million by 2030

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Small Car
EV Life

Best small electric cars

ElectricDrives guide to the top 10 best small electric cars available right now

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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SUV
EV Life

Best electric sports utility vehicles (SUV)

With electric SUV sales set to explode ElectricDrives brings you the top-10 best electric vehicles to carry everything you and your family need

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Biz

Mercedes‑Benz eVito panel gets extra range with a new 60kWh battery

Updated electric van will offer up to 150-196 miles (242-314km) of range

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Batteries
EV Biz

Mercedes-Benz teams up with Factorial Energy to create solid-state batteries for electric vehicles (EVs)

Factorial Energy have developed batteries that offer up to 50 percent longer range, increased safety and cost parity with lithium-ion batteries

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Biz

UK’s leading electric vehicle (EV) fleet payments provider Allstar Business Solutions partners with Zap-Map

As fleets rapidly transition to electric cars it’s essential to deliver a smooth and simple user experience

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Global fast charger company Tritium opens world-Class electric vehicle (EV) charger testing facility

New facility with thermal chambers for extreme temperature testing will accelerate its time-to-market for new products

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Best reasons to drive an electric car

In light of the recent COP26 climate conference, ElectricDrives brings you the top reasons why we should transition to driving zero-emissions electric vehicles (EVs)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Concept

Kia Concept EV9 electric vehicle (EV) unveiled at AutoMobility LA

New all-electric sports utility vehicle (SUV) will offer a range of 300 miles (483km) and offer 350kW ultra-fast charging

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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AWARD WINNING
EV Biz

Lucid Air electric car beats combustion engine vehicles to win MotorTrend’s Car of the Year award

With three of the seven finalists being electric vehicles (EVs) shows zero-emissions cars are leading the charge

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Biz

New lightweight British electric sports car, Aura, launched today in the UK

Efficiently designed sports car of the future offers up to 400 miles (644km) of range

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Batteries
EV Biz

General Motors (GM) to invest in next-generation battery facility to lower the price of their electric cars

New gigafactory battery facility in the US will expand design capabilities of future battery chemistries and increase electric vehicle (EV) range in the future

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

How long does it take to charge an electric car?

ElectricDrives explains how battery and charger size affects the time it takes to charge an electric vehicle (EV) charge times

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Nissan UK launches a package deal that includes an electric car, home charger and installation

The offer is designed to make driving an electric vehicle (EV) easier for customers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Design
EV Life

MOKE launches first electric car and the company will be fully electric by January 2022

The ultimate beach fun electric vehicle (EV) will offer up to 90 miles (144km) of range with a top speed of 62mph (100kph)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

An online YouGov poll shows six in ten drivers would consider buying an electric car in 2022

Motor Ombudsman polls more than 1,700 UK 18-24-year-old drivers and finds the next generation want to transition to electric vehicles (EVs)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

What is it like to drive an electric car?

Lucid Motors release a video of the reactions of test drivers of the Lucid Air electric vehicle (EV)

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Production
EV Biz

Wolfspeed to supply General Motors (GM) with silicon carbide to extend the range of its electric cars

By increasing electric vehicle (EV) range GM are helping to reduce range anxiety and speed up the transition to zero-emissions cars

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Best reasons to buy a zero-emissions electric car

ElectricDrives top 10 reasons why people should convert to cleaner electric vehicles (EVs) and never queue at the petrol forecourt again

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
EV Life

Huge spike in electric car searches on Auto Trader as we enter the age of fuel anxiety in the UK

With the current fuel shortage crisis in the UK, the need to transition to electric vehicles (EVs) has been highlighted again

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Biz

Shell aims to install 50,000 ubitricity on-street electric vehicle (EV) charge posts across the UK by 2025

Move aims to significantly extend charging network for UK drivers who have no off-street parking, with Shell helping meet costs for local authorities

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Design
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Batteries
EV Biz

Unique battery technology keeps Fiat Professional’s E-Ducato electric van on the road

New technology allows the E-Ducato to continue the journey even if one of its battery modules drop out

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Batteries
EV Biz

UK-Based consortium formed to develop prototype solid state batteries for electric vehicles (EVs)

Solid state batteries offer the advantage of holding more charge which leads to increased range for electric cars

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Life

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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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
EV Biz

Electric car producer Lucid Motors goes public with $4.4 billion in the company bank

US electric carmaker has passed 11,000 paid reservations for its zero-emission Lucid Air electric vehicle (EV)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car review
EV Life

Kia’s EV6 reimagines the electric vehicle (EV) ownership experience to help eliminate range and charge anxieties

New electric car will offer a range of up to 328 miles (528km) and can charge up to 80 percent in 18 minutes

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

How long does it take to charge an electric car?

ElectricDrives explains how battery size and charger size affects electric vehicle (EV) charge times

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Range
EV Life

Economy performance world record set by Ford Mustang Mach-E electric car helps to reduce range anxiety

The new zero-emission’s electric vehicle (EV) travelled over 6.5 miles per kilowatt hour (kWh) of electrical energy between John O’Groats and Land’s End

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Tesla to open its chargers to other electric cars in Norway

Will this be the beginning of Tesla opening its Superchargers around the world?

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Technology
EV Life

Daikin develops more efficient refrigerant for electric cars that improves range

New blend will help electric car heating and cooling systems in areas with hot or cold climates

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Pricing
EV Life

Hyundai IONIQ 5 electric car now available to order in the UK

The futuristic styled hatchback will offer up to 298 miles (480km) with prices starting from £36,995

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
EV Life

Elon Musk cancels 520-mile (836km) range Tesla Model S Plaid+ electric car

Lucid Air Grand Touring will now offer the longest range of 517 miles (832km)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Pricing
EV Life

BMW announces UK pricing and specifications for the new BMW iX xDrive40 and iX xDrive50 electric cars

New zero-emissions sports activity vehicles (SAVs) will offer a range of up 380 miles (612km)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Mer launches into Britain’s electric car and vehicle charging market to support the transition to emission-free driving

Europe’s largest renewable energy producer is helping to accelerate much-needed infrastructure deployment

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Batteries
EV Life

New Fiat 500 electric comes with power-saving mode helping to reduce range anxiety

Sub £20,000 electric car offers up to 248 miles (399km) of range

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Top 10 areas for Renault ZOE electric car ownership

Renault ZOE ownership proves electric car popularity isn’t just for city dwellers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Services
EV Life

How to find the real cost of charging an electric car

New digital service aims to reveal the cost of electric vehicle (EV) use and encourage the switch to zero-emissions driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Pricing
EV Life

Which electric car costing under £35,000 has the best range?

Price reductions by Hyundai means the Kona Electric 64kWh now offers the longest range of any plug-in car grant-eligible vehicle

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Range
EV Life

Electric car range comparison

Best 20 EVs when it comes to range and going the distance

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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SUV
EV Life

Kia introduces sub-£35,000 e-Niro ‘2’ electric car with Long Range 64kwh battery

New electric sports utility vehicle (SUV) from the Korean carmaker offers up to 382 miles (615km) of range when city driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Survey
EV Life

Survey reveals two-thirds of British drivers aspire to electric car ownership

80 percent of weekly electric car journeys will be catered for by a single charge

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

Tesla increases the range of its Model S electric car

Elon Musk makes the announcement as the rivalry with Lucid continues

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Charging
EV Life

Volkswagen Group and bp to join forces to expand ultra-fast electric vehicle charging across Europe

The collaboration aims to offer fast, reliable and convenient charging solutions to help more drivers make the switch to zero-emissions driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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New Car Launch
EV Life

Kia launches and reveals all the details of its new crossover style EV6 electric car

New electric vehicle from the Korean carmaker will offer up to 316 miles (510km) of range

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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