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28 08, 2020

THE NEW AUDI E-TRON SPORTBACK SUV COUPE. New car news.

By | August 28th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

The new Audi e-tron Sportback SUV-coupe is now available to order in the UK with prices starting from £79,900 on the road. Available initially will be the 95kW, 300kW 55 Quattro which has a WLTP driving range of up to 241 miles. 0 to 62 mph takes 5.7 seconds in boost mode. “The original e-tron [...]

24 08, 2020

FIRST PICTURES OF MAZDA’S ALL-ELECTRIC MX-30. New car news.

By | August 24th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

This is the new Mazda MX-30 all-electric vehicle. The MX-30 features an electric motor and a 35.5 kWh lithium-ion battery. Fully charged it should have a range of around 124 miles. “Our first all-electric Mazda heralds an exciting start to Mazda’s second century in business. With the First Edition MX-30 order book now open, customers [...]

16 06, 2020

THE NEW CITROEN C4. New car news.

By | June 16th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Today Citroen have released pictures of its new and very bold design C4. There will be a choice of 3 different powertrain: pure electric (e - C4), petrol or diesel. Fair play to Citroen for once again producing something that doesn't look like anything else on the road today. More information about the new e [...]

10 06, 2020

FORD AND VOLKSWAGEN TEAMING UP. New car news.

By | June 10th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Ford and Volkswagen today signed agreements that will expand their global alliance.  The alliance will: Produce a medium pickup truck engineered and built by Ford, for sale by Volkswagen as the Amarok starting in 2022 within the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles lineupFurther strengthen the commercial-vehicles businesses of both companies as early as 2021 – with a [...]

12 11, 2019

DO YOU KNOW YOUR mHEV FROM BEV? HELP IS ON THE WAY FROM HPI. New car news.

By | November 12th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

HPI is helping us understand the difference between the confusing alternative fuelled vehicles (AFVs) vehicle terminology. Take a look at the list below. AFVs Alternative Fuel Vehicles - vehicles not powered by petrol or diesel internal combustion engines.BEV Battery Electric Vehicle - vehicle powered solely by a battery charged from an external power source.BIK Benefit [...]

8 10, 2019

ELECTRIC POWER. THE OPEL ELEKTRO GT AND THE CORSA-e. New car news.

By | October 8th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Did you think electric cars are a new thing?  Well here is proof that Opel were tinkering around with battery technology back in 1971 with this.... the Elektro GT.  The newer Opel Corsa-e below is a concept rally car. The Opel Corsa-e Rally Concept is front-wheel drive. It is powered by a electric motor that [...]

26 11, 2018

DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT ELECTRIC CARS? MAYBE THIS WILL HELP.

By | November 26th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

This is something I thought is an interesting read. The guys at DrivingElectric.com have revealed the 10 most common questions motorists ask about electric cars. They are: 1. What happens if my electric car is struck by lightning? Vicky Parrott says: “There are protective fuses which will prevent damage to the car or its [...]

22 02, 2018

MORE POWER FOR THE ELECTRIC RENAULT ZOE. New car news blog.

By | February 22nd, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Europe's best selling electric vehicle, the Renault ZOE, will now feature a new R110 electric motor for the model year 2018. The new 80kW powerplant is 16hp more powerful than the R90 which it now replaces. The major benefits from this new powerplant is better acceleration from 49.7-to-74.5mph.  It is almost 2 seconds faster [...]

5 02, 2018

HYUNDAI SHOWING THE WORLD THE FIRST SELF-DRIVEN FUEL CELL ELECTRIC VEHICLE. New car news blog.

By | February 5th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Hyundai Motor Company have successfully completed a 118 mile trip from Seoul to Pyeongchang in 3 self-driven NEXO hydrogen fuel cell electric cars. This is the first time in the world that a level 4 autonomous fuel cell vehicle has done this. This is also the first time that autonomous vehicles has been allowed [...]

12 09, 2017

VOLKSWAGEN GROUP BIG COMMITMENT TO NEW ELECTRIC VEHICLES. New car news blog.

By | September 12th, 2017|car news|0 Comments

The Volkswagen Group will launch 80 new electric vehicles by 2025. By 2030 they will electrified the whole model range with their "Roadmap E" automotive business plan. Matthias Müller, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft said this: "We have got the message and we will deliver. This is not some vague [...]