Production of new Nissan LEAF starts in Sunderland

Production of new Nissan LEAF starts in Sunderland

Production of the all-new Nissan LEAF, the next generation of the world’s best-selling electric vehicle, is officially underway for European customers. With the first new LEAFs now rolling off the line at Nissan’s plant in Sunderland, UK, the countdown has...
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Renault ZOE STAR WARS: a stellar limited edition

Renault ZOE STAR WARS: a stellar limited edition

To celebrate its partnership with STAR WARS™, Renault has unveiled a limited-edition version of all electric ZOE that sadly is only available in France. The car’s exterior features decals inspired by the world of STAR WARS™ in general, and Han...
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Company car drivers could save almost £7,400 by switching to an electric car

Company car drivers could save almost £7,400 by switching to an electric car

New figures from reveal that U.K. company car drivers could save around £7,376 by switching to a 100% electric car.  This figure, calculated by comparing average electric and diesel models, includes a Benefit in Kind (BIK) rate saving of £3,9741,...
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71% of UK drivers surveyed said that they still want to drive themselves in the future

71% of UK drivers surveyed said that they still want to drive themselves in the future

The autonomous car is just around the corner with automakers remodelling their businesses to take advantage of the changing needs of travellers. This includes investments in driverless technology and ride sharing services as car ownership is set to fall. Howev...
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Britons travelling home for Christmas in an electric car could save over £100

Britons travelling home for Christmas in an electric car could save over £100

Britons could save over £100 by ditching planes, trains and traditional petrol cars this Christmas, by travelling home in an electric vehicle. Research by electric car smart charging provider NewMotion, which was recently acquired by Shell, has found that a.....
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Heathrow Airport adds 50th electric car to fleet

Heathrow Airport adds 50th electric car to fleet

As part of its pledge to ‘Go Electric’ Heathrow Airport has taken delivery of the 50th electric vehicle to their fleet. By 2020 the airport aims to make all of its cars and small vans electric or plug-in hybrid to...
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Next generation Nissan LEAF available from £339 on 3 year PCP

Next generation Nissan LEAF available from £339 on 3 year PCP

The all-new Nissan LEAF is the next generation of the best-selling zero-emissions electric car. The new model has been reinvented to offer greater range of up to 235miles (NEDC), a new dynamic design and an array of advanced driver assistance...
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Electric vans just the ticket for Brighton & Hove Buses

Electric vans just the ticket for Brighton & Hove Buses

Brighton & Hove Buses has added six Renault Kangoo Z.E. electric vans to their fleet to support the workshop. They know a thing or two when it comes to selecting the right vehicles, after all, over a billion journeys are...
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Investing in the future: Fastned raises €12.3m to expand electric car charging network

Investing in the future: Fastned raises €12.3m to expand electric car charging network

Fastned has in just 10 days managed to raise €12.3 million to aid expansion of their electric car charging stations in the Netherlands, Germany other European countries. Investors could subscribe to a bond issue between Tuesday 28 November and Tuesday...
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ITV tunes in to Plug-in Hybrids

ITV tunes in to Plug-in Hybrids

UK commercial television network ITV has added 4 plug-in hybrid electric vehicles to its outside broadcasting fleet (OB), beaming images back to the studios of the Good Morning Britain and This Morning programmes. The broadcaster’s ITV Studios Daytime divisi...
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