electric car

Toyota developing electric car that can charge in minutes 0

Toyota is currently developing an electric car powered by a new design of battery that can recharge in minutes whilst significantly increasing driving range. Reports in the Japanese media said that the carmaker is aiming to begin sales by 2022. The new vehicle will be built on a brand-new platform and will use all-solid-state batteries,(…)

Renault have worked out how to charge an electric car on the move 0

The principal bugbear of electric vehicles (that we’re aware of so far) is the inescapable fact that they take time to charge. There’s no getting away from it, purchasing an electric car means the days of just popping down the petrol station for a quick top up, look like they may be a thing of(…)

Jaguar Land Rover to launch electric car 0

Jaguar Land Rover is set to join the ranks of the electric vehicle manufacturers when they release their own version, currently slated for a 2020 launch. JLR – Britain’s largest car manufacturer – is working in conjunction with Ford and Tata Motors to test connected and automated vehicles in the UK. The new car is(…)

India Wants Every Car to Be Electric By 2030 0

India is the seventh largest country in the world with the second highest population. With a population exceeding 1.32 billion people, India has one of the fastest growing economies and automotive sectors in the world. But, it is also one of the world’s biggest pollutants, so a recent result of this, the government has backed(…)

Germany Is Subsidising Electric Cars… 0

The electronic car industry is now booming. With the very little environmental impacts that the electric cars have, governments all over the world are subsidising the vehicles to increase their popularity and thus, help the environment too. The British government have been helping to subsidies the costs of electronic vehicles for some time now. There(…)

What Will Happen to the Diesel Driver in the World of the Electric Car? 0

The debate over which is more economical and what is better for the environment between petrol or diesel seems to be over as hybrids and electric cars have now taken the lead between the two. But, what is going to happen to those who are still and will, for the foreseeable future, drive diesel vehicles?(…)

The government really want you to start driving an electric car 0

With new benefits revealed for drivers choosing to go electric, now is as good a time as any to see the petrol pump get ditched and the plugs get switched. The government has promised to invest £40 million into an incentive aimed at encouraging more people to embrace electric cars. Eight areas around the UK,(…)

Nissan tease future wireless charging for electric cars 0

Nissan, a leader in the electric car market, released a teaser video for a new wireless charging system. Aptly named the ‘Fuel Station of the Future’, it appears that the inductive system will charge electric cars via the road. In a time when autonomous technology is on the rise and electric cars are becoming a(…)

Porsche announce all-electric sports car: the Mission E 0

Another new rival for the Tesla Model S, the all-electric Porsche Mission E has officially been given the green light for production, and will be with us by the end of the decade… although probably not with that name. The sports car concept was first seen at the Frankfurt Motor Show this September and it’s likely(…)

The electric car company building a $1bn factory… Who is Faraday Future? 1

There’s a new kid on the electric block and they’re already sparking interest. Faraday Future (FF), the mysterious California-based new car company, is filling media headlines this week. The fairly unknown electric car start-up announced that they are looking for a location in the US to build a $1 billion factory to begin production on their(…)