• Round-the-world Electric Odyssey reaches Asia (video)
  • Morgan Plus E electric car: boxing clever?
  • Rimac Concept_One on show at Salon Privé
  • BMW ActiveE recall will not affect London 2012 Olympic fleet
  • Nissan LEAF on the beat
  • Are electric vehicles “green illusions”?
  • POLAR teams up with Transport for London
  • Vauxhall announces entry-level Ampera Earth
  • Wireless electric car charging – via tyres
  • Leonardo DiCaprio joins forces with Fisker Automotive

Latest stories

  • Renault Zoe breaks electric car distance record

    The Renault Zoe is arguably the most highly anticipated of Renault’s four production pure-electric vehicles, thanks to its cute styling and an impressive range of 125 miles, as per the New European Drive Cycle. And now, to underline its distance-driving deftness, Renault has used the Zoe to set a new world record for electric miles driven in 24 hours, according to unofficial reports.
    Read more

    By Will Dron June 11, 2012 1:10 PM
  • Llewellyn Plugs In: Pedal Power

    Last week I went for a delightful cycle ride in the rolling hills of South Gloucestershire. I was rapidly transported back to my childhood when I took part in forced bike rides with my family, oh the joy.
    Read more

    By Robert Llewellyn June 9, 2012 7:20 PM
  • Tesla delivers first Model S, starts test-drives

    The first 2012 Tesla Model S pure-electric saloon has rolled off the production line and been delivered to its new owner: venture capitalist and Tesla board member Steve Jurvetson.
    Read more

    By Farah Alkhalisi June 8, 2012 10:41 AM
  • Renault Twizy on the tourist trail in Wales

    When Renault first revealed the Twizy, there was a certain amount of scepticism: who, in the UK, would want an open-sided tandem two-seater? We’ve already discussed the pros and cons of this model in our full road test (short version: it’s great fun to drive) and concluded that it might make a useful urban commuter vehicle or local transport in a tourist resort, and the tourism industry appears to be taking to the idea.
    Read more

    By Farah Alkhalisi June 7, 2012 3:33 PM
  • Will President Obama deliver 1m electric vehicles by 2015?

    U.S. President Barack Obama’s goal of putting 1 million electric vehicles on U.S. roads by 2015 has come under fire from CBS News. A report published over the weekend highlights vehicle sales to date that are much lower than predicted, and suggests projections for the next few years are greatly overblown.
    Read more

    By Will Dron June 7, 2012 11:48 AM