Mercedes-Benz Concept EQV takes its first trip in Barcelona

Mercedes-Benz Concept EQV takes its first trip in Barcelona

Shortly after the world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show, the Concept EQV completed its first urban journey. In the port of Barcelona, the concept vehicle showed that the electric future for premium MPVs is just around the corner.

MG Motor’s ZS EV to make its European debut at the London Motor Show

MG Motor’s ZS EV to make its European debut at the London Motor Show

MG Motor UK’s first-ever fully electric car, the ZS EV, will be shown to the UK and European public for the very first time at the London Motor Show on 16-19 May at London’s ExCel. The ZS EV breaks new ground for the MG brand and its European public debut will give potential buyers their first glimpse of the family friendly electric car.

7-8 October 2019

Coventry, United Kingdom

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Byton planning to raise Series C funding

Byton planning to raise Series C funding

Byton, the premium electric vehicle maker, has announced that it will complete its Round C fundraising in mid-2019 with support from multiple investors. In addition, Byton has shared further details on its Nanjing factory construction as well as its sales strategy.

Volkswagen receives more than 10,000 registrations for the ID.3 in the first 24 hours

Volkswagen receives more than 10,000 registrations for the ID.3 in the first 24 hours

At a press event held in Berlin, Volkswagen launched pre-booking in Europe for the first model in its new full-electric ID. model family, the ID.3. Customers’ interest in the special edition, the ID.3 1ST, which is limited to 30,000 vehicles, is significantly exceeding the brand’s expectations.

Rigterink Logistikgruppe tests the fully-electric eActros

Rigterink Logistikgruppe tests the fully-electric eActros

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has sent another fully-electric eActros onto the streets: the heavy-duty truck will now be put through its paces by Rigterink Logistikgruppe in regular operations; primarily transporting foodstuffs in the inner-city traffic of Frankfurt am Main, Wiesbaden, Mainz and numerous other municipalities in the Rhine-Main area.

Seat showcases its electric prowess at Automobile Barcelona

Seat showcases its electric prowess at Automobile Barcelona

Seat celebrated its 69 years of history by participating this year in the 100th edition of the Automobile Barcelona, where it rolled out its vision of electric mobility with its two new concept cars – the first ever fully electric Seat el-Born and the Seat Minimó, a forward-looking approach that aims to become the companion of cities and revolutionise urban mobility. Moreover, Cupra is also displaying the new Cupra Formentor, the brand’s own first model, as well as the e-Racer, the first ever fully electric touring racecar.

Kia’s Niro Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid receives an update

Kia’s Niro Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid receives an update

Following its unveiling at the Geneva International Motor Show in March, the upgraded Kia Niro is now on sale in the UK with prices starting at £24,590 ($32,213). A number of improvements have been made to Kia’s best-selling electrified crossover range of ultra-low emission vehicles.

Volkswagen teases the first member of its all-electric ID. family, the ID.3

Volkswagen teases the first member of its all-electric ID. family, the ID.3

Months before its official world premiere at the IAA international motor show, Volkswagen officially announced the name of the first model of the new ID. family. It will be called ID.3.

Honda announces the name of its urban EV

Honda announces the name of its urban EV

Honda is progressing its ‘Electric Vision’ by confirming the name of its first fully electric urban vehicle – the ‘Honda e’ – and by announcing that the next-generation Jazz will be available with a hybrid powertrain featuring the brand’s Intelligent Multi-Mode Drive (i-MMD) technology.

Polestar ramps up R&D activities in the UK

Polestar ramps up R&D activities in the UK

Polestar has significantly expanded its research and development capacity with the establishment of a new R&D centre in the United Kingdom. Situated in Coventry, England, the new facility will allow Polestar to increase its own R&D capabilities, and further strengthens the brand’s ability to engineer its future electric performance vehicles.

Swedish bus operator Nobina increases BYD eBus orders to 138

Swedish bus operator Nobina increases BYD eBus orders to 138

Nobina, Sweden’s and the Nordic region’s largest bus operator, has added a further 20 eBuses to its growing intake of orders from world-leading electric bus manufacturer, BYD. Deliveries of the 18.0-metre articulated ‘K11’ eBus model will commence at the end of 2019.

Toyota sell more than 100,000 hybrid vehicles in Australia

Toyota sell more than 100,000 hybrid vehicles in Australia

Toyota has clocked up another significant milestone in Australia, announcing that it has sold more than 100,000 fuel-efficient hybrid electric vehicles since the Prius first went on sale locally in 2001. Toyota Australia reached the milestone towards the end of April, just ahead of the launch of its first hybrid SUV, the all-new RAV4.

Ola Electric Mobility receives investment from Ratan Tata to accelerate EV deployment in India

Ola Electric Mobility receives investment from Ratan Tata to accelerate EV deployment in India

Ola Electric Mobility Pvt Ltd (Ola Electric) announced that Mr. Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, has invested in the company as part of its Series A round of funding. Mr. Tata is also an early investor in ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd, Ola’s parent company.