Kreisel electric’s battery pack receives award for being the ‘lightest’

Kreisel electric’s battery pack receives award for being the ‘lightest’

Kreisel’s electric car technology was recently honored by Global Consultancy firm Frost & Sullivan, winning the 2017 European Electric Vehicle Technology Leadership Awards in London. By watching the market and comparing the existing solutions, Frost & Sullivan pointed out that...<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Survey says UK buyers still don’t know enough about electric cars

Survey says UK buyers still don’t know enough about electric cars

A new study from automotive data experts hpi has revealed that consumers feel they don’t know enough about electric cars to tempt them to switch. The study*, carried out in conjunction with Leeds Beckett University, also reveals that over 95%...<!-- AddThis ...
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Behind the scenes at the Tesla Model 3 launch

Behind the scenes at the Tesla Model 3 launch

YouTube duo "What&apos;s Inside" are Father and Son, Dan and Lincoln of Utah. On their main channel they take things apart and see "What&apos;s Inside" so you don&apos;t have to. They also have an electric car, having recently upgraded thei...
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Electric Mongol Rally entrant interviewed by FullyCharged

Electric Mongol Rally entrant interviewed by FullyCharged

Friends of driveEV, Husband and Wife team Chris and Julie Ramsey have embarked on their a most epic electric adventure ever. Driving from their home in Aberdeen to Mongolia as the first ever electric car to enter the Mongol Rally,...<!-- AddThis Sharing Button...
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Royal Mail adds 100 electric vans to delivery fleet

Royal Mail adds 100 electric vans to delivery fleet

Today Royal Mail has agreed to purchase 100 Peugeot Partner L2 pure Electric vans, to be used by postmen and women on their delivery rounds. The vans will go into service from December 2017 at delivery offices around the UK,...<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons belo...
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The POLAR electric car charging network to be powered by 100% renewable energy

The POLAR electric car charging network to be powered by 100% renewable energy

From the 1st August, one of the UK’s largest electric car charging network, POLAR, which includes Charge Your Car sites, is switching to 100% renewable electricity. The electricity consumption of the POLAR network, operated by Chargemaster, will be certified...
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New BMW flexible vehicle architecture to enable an electric version of every new model

New BMW flexible vehicle architecture to enable an electric version of every new model

True vehicle electrification is one of the aims of the BMW Group’s corporate strategy named NUMBER ONE > NEXT.  The company previously announced that all brands and model series can be electrified, with either a full-electric or plug-in hybrid drivetrain...
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Electric Mini to be built in Oxford

Electric Mini to be built in Oxford

The iconic British car brand MINI is set to go from strength to strength with the addition of fully electric car joining the line-up. Today BMW confirmed the new car would be assembled in Cowley, near Oxford, ending months of...<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons bel...
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£246m Faraday Challenge aims to make the U.K. an EV technology leader

£246m Faraday Challenge aims to make the U.K. an EV technology leader

The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) has launched a competition to facilitate funding of the UK’s first automotive battery manufacturing development centre, in conjunction with Innovate UK. The funding opportunity is a major step forward in ensuring the UK b...
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Smart Charging the key to the extra 18GW required for electric cars by 2050

Smart Charging the key to the extra 18GW required for electric cars by 2050

Electric vehicles could create an additional peak electricity demand of up to 18GW by 2050, equivalent to an additional 30 per cent on top of today’s peak demand of 60 GW, according to one scenario in National Grid’s recently published...<!-- Add...
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