Polestar adds extra spark to Volvo XC90 T8 plug-in

Polestar adds extra spark to Volvo XC90 T8 plug-in

The new generation Polestar Performance Optimisation has just been released for the Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine, making the car  SUV even more powerful. The Polestar optimisation increases the performance to 421 hp and 680 Nm and 0 to 60mph in...
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Electric Smart car family grows, now with added doors!

Electric Smart car family grows, now with added doors!

German car brand smart, part of the Daimler group is set to become the only car manufacturer worldwide to offer its entire model range with both combustion engines and pure battery-electric drive. The new electric smart family will be world debut...
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Head of R&D at Riversimple says – “thinking about using the water that we displace in the windscreen washer bottle!”

Head of R&D at Riversimple says – “thinking about using the water that we displace in the windscreen washer bottle!”

Andre Bird Head of R&D is part of team of just 14 hand-picked individuals from a variety of disciplines.  Andrew himself has spent 17 years in Formula 1 with colleagues picked from Bentley, Aston Martin and from the aerospace industry...
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Elon says REAL Model 3 interior “feels like a spaceship”

Elon says REAL Model 3 interior “feels like a spaceship”

Since the unveiling of the much anticipated Tesla Model 3 things have been quite busy for Elon Musk, Tesla CEO.  Demand for the car has been exceptional with lines of Tesla fans queueing to reserve a production slot.  Musk claims...
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VIDEO: Tesla Model 3 reveal event

VIDEO: Tesla Model 3 reveal event

If the missed the event live, either it was too early, or the internet stream wasn’t quite upto the job, see below the full event, 23minutes of Tesla 3 information, some of which MAY come true! driveEV is the UK's...
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Beating Toyota at it’s game – the Hyundai IONIQ

Beating Toyota at it’s game – the Hyundai IONIQ

One major draw at the opening day of New York Auto Show was Toyota’s reveal of the new plug-in Prius, now to be known as The Prius Prime. The plug-in hybrid is promising greater electric range over the outgoing model’s...
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The Riversimple RASA – “A journey towards mobility at zero cost to the environment”

The Riversimple RASA – “A journey towards mobility at zero cost to the environment”

Riversimple’s lofty purpose: “To pursue, systematically, the elimination of the environmental impact of personal transport”. “We don’t believe that there needs to be any trade off between a successful, profitable, resilient business and deliverin...
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BMW introduces iPerformance plug-in hybrids, first up the 740e, launches July 2016

BMW introduces iPerformance plug-in hybrids, first up the 740e, launches July 2016

  The new iPerformance model designation, which will be given to all BMW plug-in hybrid vehicles from July 2016, provides a visible indicator of the transfer of technology from BMWi to the BMW core brand. It will be seen first...
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All-electric trike – the Arcimoto SRK

All-electric trike – the Arcimoto SRK

Meet the weird love child of a Renault Twizy and BMW C1 – the U.S built SRK. Based out of Oregon, the Arcimoto SRK has been on the cards for a number of years and is now available to pre-order, sadly in...
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Key highlights – Updated Nissan Leaf for 2016

25% increase in LEAF driving range – 155 miles* (250km) on a single charge 30kWh battery technology, the largest in the sector Significant battery updates improve performance New NissanConnect EV infotainment system with greater functionality; off-board ...
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