Henry, the “Emotional Environmentalist”

Henry, the “Emotional Environmentalist”

Henry Marr wants to save the world. His passion for the earth and conservation was fuelled this past spring when he watched a video at school about pollution. Henry was so upset that he broke down in the car when...
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Yorkshire company ready to Electrify the Camper Hire Industry

Yorkshire company ready to Electrify the Camper Hire Industry

Not all camper vans are created equal. Many classic campers go through various ‘costume changes’ as different owners try to create the ideal vehicle. eDubTrips have gone one step further, converting the classic vehicles to all-electric to create, in their....
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Audi’s new suspension system that creates electricity

Audi’s new suspension system that creates electricity

In an electric vehicle the recuperation of energy plays an important role in extending your driving distance by adding energy traditionally lost, back into the batteries. Currently the recovery of energy is performed under braking and when slowing down.  This...
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Highest ever electric car uptake recorded at 2016 half-way point

Highest ever electric car uptake recorded at 2016 half-way point

Motorists in the UK are buying more electric vehicles than ever; with latest figures confirming continual quarterly rises in plug-in car uptake. Since records began in 2011, volumes of electric car registrations have risen steeply as motorists realise the bene...
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Why I drive an electric car…..

Why I drive an electric car…..

As the founder of a dedicated electric car website it probably makes sense for me to drive an EV.  I do, and do so in ‘The Millennium Falcon’, my beloved white BMW i3, motoring around with my young Daughter as my...
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VIDEO: Top 8 electric cars that were way ahead of their time!

VIDEO: Top 8 electric cars that were way ahead of their time!

Electric cars have had periods of popularity throughout history, but which were the cars that really changed the game? Here are seven iconic vehicles that were pioneers in electric mobility. The full list: La Jamais Contente Henney Kilowatt L’oeuf Électriqu...
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Introducing the Drive EV Directory 

Introducing the Drive EV Directory 

In the EV business? Do you sell charge points, cables? Are you lease company, car club, hire business or in car sales perhaps? driveEV is the UK's only online magazine dedicated to electric cars. Delivering news, reviews, tips and advice....
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BMW sees strong demand for BMWi range

BMW sees strong demand for BMWi range

Sales at the BMW Group set a new June record with a total of 227,849 vehicles delivered to customers around the world, an increase of 9.1% on the same month last year. driveEV is the UK's only online magazine dedicated...
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VIDEO: Steve, Born Electric in March 2015

VIDEO: Steve, Born Electric in March 2015

Steve from Seattle has been of our BMW i3 drivers since March 2015. So he was born electric in March 2015. Get to know him better in this film. As one of the “Born Electrics” he tells us how the...
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Quentin Willson on Electric cars – “The technology works, it’s here, it’s now.”

Quentin Willson on Electric cars – “The technology works, it’s here, it’s now.”

According to the RAC Foundation 55% of all new vehicle registrations in the UK are made by businesses, with the company car still seen as the most appealing of all employment benefits.  Also, 1 in 10 vehicles on the road...
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