Electric cars

The pros and cons of owning an electric car
Electric cars
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The pros and cons of owning an electric car

Government shares new plan to boost transition to electric vehicles
23 Nov 2021
Cop26: how the UK is doing on three key net zero pledges
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Expert’s view

Cop26: how the UK is doing on three key net zero pledges

Boris Johnson is calling for urgent action at climate summit in Glasgow - but is Britain on course to meet his 2050 target?
1 Nov 2021
Tesla joins the $1trn club 
Hertz has ordered 100,000 Tesla Model 3s
Business Briefing

Tesla joins the $1trn club 

Electric vehicle maker has taken an order for 100,000 Model 3s from Hertz 
26 Oct 2021
BMW iX: a powerful, brutalist, ‘yacht-sized SUV’
BMW iX
Expert’s view

BMW iX: a powerful, brutalist, ‘yacht-sized SUV’

What the critics say about BMW’s new high-end all-electric car
20 Oct 2021
Rolls-Royce ‘Spectre’: the first all-electric Roller
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Rolls-Royce ‘Spectre’: the first all-electric Roller

British luxury car company’s entire fleet will be fully electric by 2030
29 Sep 2021
Polestar 2: ‘Tesla ought to be paying attention’
Polestar 2
Expert’s view

Polestar 2: ‘Tesla ought to be paying attention’

Volvo hopes this electric car will play an important part in the EV scene
21 Sep 2021
Hydrogen cars explained
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Hydrogen cars explained

Rollout of the vehicles being hampered by lack of tech infrastructure
16 Sep 2021

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Audi Q4 e-Tron: a superlative electric SUV
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Audi Q4 e-Tron: a superlative electric SUV

The German carmaker has finally got the details right for its electric-only models
23 Jun 2021
Future-proof your classic Porsche 911 with an electric conversion
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In Focus

Future-proof your classic Porsche 911 with an electric conversion

Replacing the heart of the car with an electric motor does not affect its soul
21 Jun 2021
Rare earths, Jordan and dishonour
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Rare earths, Jordan and dishonour

What has Greenland’s general election got to do with China? Why has Jordan’s royal family split? And who has been stripped of their honours in secret?
9 Apr 2021
Pregnancy pains, electric bubble and killer spies
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Pregnancy pains, electric bubble and killer spies

Should doctors monitor mothers’s alcohol intake? Are electric cars an investment bubble? And should spies have a ‘licence to kill’?
25 Sep 2020
Business Unwrapped: clean growth
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Business Unwrapped: clean growth

How a new breed of battery will help to power a lower-emission economy
18 Aug 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘£28bn black hole’ in electric car plans
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Instant Opinion: ‘£28bn black hole’ in electric car plans

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 5 February
5 Feb 2020
Best electric cars 2020: Tesla Roadster, BMW iX3 and more
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Best electric cars 2020: Tesla Roadster, BMW iX3 and more

A look at the top EVs on the market - and what’s coming up this year
4 Feb 2020
How Europcar is embracing change
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How Europcar is embracing change

Lombard’s flexible financing supports a global leader in car and van hire
7 Jan 2020
UK car sales collapse to six-year low in Brexit slump
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UK car sales collapse to six-year low in Brexit slump

New figures show Brexit and emissions uncertainty are taking toll
6 Jan 2020
The ten best new cars of 2019
Porsche Taycan 4S
In Review

The ten best new cars of 2019

Carmakers launch spate of electric cars and SUVs, while a Japanese icon is back
28 Dec 2019
Elon Musk reveals why Cybertruck windows smashed in demo
Tesla Cybertruck
In Review

Elon Musk reveals why Cybertruck windows smashed in demo

Divisive design hasn’t stopped 200,000 customers pre-ordering the electric pickup
26 Nov 2019
LA Auto Show 2019 review: VW ID Space Vizzion, Ford Mustang Mach-E and more
Ford Mustang Mach-E
In Review

LA Auto Show 2019 review: VW ID Space Vizzion, Ford Mustang Mach-E and more

22 Nov 2019
BMW i4: official images, battery range, prices and release
BMW i4
In Depth

BMW i4: official images, battery range, prices and release

German carmaker confirms schedule and performance details of its Tesla Model 3 electric rival
19 Nov 2019
BMW i4 2021: official images, battery range, prices and release
BMW i4
In Depth

BMW i4 2021: official images, battery range, prices and release

19 Nov 2019
Best seven-seater SUVs 2019: Skoda Kodiaq, Model X and more
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In Depth

Best seven-seater SUVs 2019: Skoda Kodiaq, Model X and more

From crossovers to go-anyway off-roaders, here’s our pick of the most practical models on offer
18 Nov 2019
Ford Mustang Mach-E 2020: battery range, prices and release
Ford Mustang Mach-E
In Depth

Ford Mustang Mach-E 2020: battery range, prices and release

The US carmaker is set to challenge Tesla with upcoming EV - here’s what you need to know
18 Nov 2019
Ford Mustang Mach-E 2020: official images, battery range, specs, price and UK release
Ford Mustang Mach-E
In Depth

Ford Mustang Mach-E 2020: official images, battery range, specs, price and UK release

18 Nov 2019
Elon Musk rules out Tesla factory in UK amid Brexit chaos
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In Depth

Elon Musk rules out Tesla factory in UK amid Brexit chaos

Electric carmaker chooses Germany for Model 3 and Model Y production in Europe
13 Nov 2019
Best electric cars: Porsche Taycan, Audi E-tron and more
Porsche Taycan
In Depth

Best electric cars: Porsche Taycan, Audi E-tron and more

From hatchbacks to luxury sports coupes, these are the best EVs on the market today
7 Nov 2019
Hydrogen vs. electric cars: which are better?
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In Depth

Hydrogen vs. electric cars: which are better?

EV manufacturers are taking the world by storm, but some industry leaders believe hydrogen is the future
6 Nov 2019
Will the electric Ford Mustang Lithium reach production?
Ford Mustang Lithium
In Depth

Will the electric Ford Mustang Lithium reach production?

Zero-emission machine with manual gearbox shows EVs can be drivers’ cars
6 Nov 2019
Tesla ‘Plaid’: Taycan-rivalling EV spied at the Nurburgring
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Tesla ‘Plaid’: Taycan-rivalling EV spied at the Nurburgring

EV maker claims new model can lap the track 20 seconds faster than its rival
4 Nov 2019
How new Elan will put Lotus back on the map
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How new Elan will put Lotus back on the map

Two-seater sports car to spearhead decade-long product push
4 Nov 2019
VW ID.4 2021: first image, battery range, release and price
Volkswagen ID.4
In Review

VW ID.4 2021: first image, battery range, release and price

German car giant’s second mass-production EV set to take on Tesla Model Y
1 Nov 2019
Fisker Ocean: design, battery range, price and release
Fisker Ocean
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Fisker Ocean: design, battery range, price and release

Tesla Model Y rival will be ‘world’s most sustainable vehicle’
31 Oct 2019
Tesla shares: what’s behind the profit turnaround?
Tesla Model Y
In Depth

Tesla shares: what’s behind the profit turnaround?

Company chief Elon Musk confirms Model Y production is ahead of schedule
24 Oct 2019
Mazda MX-30: battery specs, hybrid model, price and release
In Depth

Mazda MX-30: battery specs, hybrid model, price and release

Japanese carmaker will join the electric generation when its first EV hits showrooms in just over a year
23 Oct 2019
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