Former Mayor of Milton Keynes joins Electric Nation charging trial

Former Mayor of Milton Keynes joins Electric Nation charging trial

Electric vehicle owners in Milton Keynes have become the latest to benefit from free smart chargers provided by the Electric Nation project. Milton Keynes is part of the Go Ultra Low City Scheme and it has a high level of...<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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BMW i3 – full video review

BMW i3 – full video review

Launched in 2014, the BMW i3 was designed as to be an electric car from the ground up. Utilising a cutting edge Carbon Fibre Re-enforced Plastic shell shrouded in thermo plastic body panels to create the polarising yet distinctive looks...<!-- AddThis Sharing ...
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BMW to join Formula E in 2018 Season

BMW to join Formula E in 2018 Season

While preparations for the fourth race in the this years FIA Formula E Championship in Mexico City continues apace at the MS Amlin Andretti team, ably supported by BMW Motorsport, the German brand has now registered to join the World’s...<!-- AddThis Sha...
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Ambulance Service set to save £2.5million in fuel costs with the introduction of Electric Cars 

Ambulance Service set to save £2.5million in fuel costs with the introduction of Electric Cars 

The North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust (NWAS) is set to become more environmentally friendly as they plan to introduce electrically powered rapid response vehicles into their fleet. NWAS will be one of the first ambulance services in the UK...<!-- AddThis ...
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BMW 530e plug-in hybrid on UK sale from January 2017 for £43,985

BMW 530e plug-in hybrid on UK sale from January 2017 for £43,985

In March 2017, a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) variant of the all new BMW 5 Series (G30) will complete the range. Featuring technology derived directly from the BMW i brand, the BMW 530e iPerformance Saloon offers a dynamic driving experience with...<!-- AddThis Shari...
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Plug-in MINI Countryman confirmed

Plug-in MINI Countryman confirmed

With a plug-in hybrid option, BMW confirm they are taking the MINI Countryman to an all new level.  Based on the technology underpinning of the BMW 225xe, a model based on the Countryman chassis, buyers are now offered a more...<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons be...
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BMW i8 – REVIEW

BMW i8 – REVIEW

A sports car should combine looks, power, performance and an unquantifiable fizz. When BMW set about building their flagship i8 they started from the ground up with fresh ideas. Bringing lightweight materials, with a tiny petrol engine and a heavy...<!-- AddTh...
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BMW 225xe Active Tourer – REVIEW

BMW 225xe Active Tourer – REVIEW

Guest post: Dan Brook of EVIOM (With thanks to Buchanan BMW) EVIOM (Electric Vehicles Isle of Man) took one of BMW’s PHEVs for a spin recently (that’s Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle to you). This is one of the first of...<!-- AddThis Sharing Butto...
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Taking the i3 home, BMW Leipzig factory tour

Taking the i3 home, BMW Leipzig factory tour

Guest post: Keith H. During a Roadtrip across Europe, Keith and his family take their BMW i3 REX home…. STAGE 3: Maastricht – Düsseldorf – Kassel – Erfurt – Leipzig Today’s last leg is to Leipzig, just about reachable with....
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EV Adventurers drive a BMW i3 from Edinburgh to Monte Carlo and back in 60hrs

EV Adventurers drive a BMW i3 from Edinburgh to Monte Carlo and back in 60hrs

Seasoned ‘Plug in’ adventurer Christopher Ramsey, an electric vehicle enthusiast, enjoys nothing more than pushing the boundaries of electric vehicle travel and testing the UK and Europe’s EV infrastructures to the limits. After a few weeks of careful pl...
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