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Lucid EV wins Motor Trend’s Car of the Year
DrivesToday may have had to put its Car of the Year competition on hold in 2021 because of Covid uncertainty, but Motor Trend’s annual crowning of its Car of the Year has gone ahead… and this year’s winner will certainly stir up a lot of interest.
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2022 Porsche Taycan GTS and Sport Turismo revealed at recent La Auto Show
​What does GTS stand for? Ah, yes. How could we forget? Gran Turismo Sport. This makes the latest addition to the Taycan line-up something of a mouthful — the new Taycan GTS Sport Turismo
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Ford Halewood to become EV power unit plant
​Ford has announced plans to transform its Halewood transmission plant into an electric power unit facility. From 2024, it will supply green propulsion technology for all-electric passenger and commercial vehicles sold around Europe
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Car Clubs Face EV dilemma
​The growing popularity of retro-fit EV conversions is leaving classic car clubs with the dilemma of whether owners who have stripped out their internal combustion engine and replaced it with an all-electric drivetrain can remain members
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Polestar plans three new EVs by 2024
​Polestar has revealed exciting plans to launch three new electric cars in the next three years, kicking off with its 3 SUV in 2022. Shown only under sheets, CEO Thomas Ingenlath also confirmed the names of a Polestar 4 Coupé-SUV set for 2023
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2022 MG ZS EV gains new nose and 273-mile range
​MG has unveiled a major overhaul for its all-electric ZS EV, which ushers in a larger battery pack for increased range, along with a makeover and improved technology
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Construction begins on world’s first commercial plants for eFuels
Porsche begins project to produce eFuels in Chile
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Is there an electric charging etiquette?
​As readers will be well aware, there’s a big shift happening. And while we can count ourselves as ‘early adopters’, with a keen interest in technology and motoring in general, the majority face a plunge into the world of electric driving
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Hyundai reveals Ioniq 5 robotaxi
​Hyundai has announced a driverless Ioniq 5 ‘robotaxi’, engineered in collaboration with autonomous technology firm Motional.
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Driving business green initiative boosts benefits of electric vehicles
​An innovative green initiative helped promote the benefits to the environment and businesses of switching to electric vehicles and renewable energy
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Opel unveils Rocks-e Microcar
​Opel has unveiled the Rocks-e, a badge-engineered version of the Citroën Ami electric mobility vehicle. While it won’t be coming to the UK, unlike its double chevron-badged sister car, it’s planned for launch in some European markets from 2022
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Cupra UrbanRebel concept previews small EV
​The Cupra UrbanRebel concept might look like a track-only touring car, but it previews an entry-level small EV based on the ‘MEB short’ platform
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Audi will be an electric brand from 2026
​Audi has announced that all of its new models will be pure-electric from 2026, and that it will cease production of combustion engines from 2033, three years after the UK sales ban comes into force
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DS to go electric from 2024
​Upmarket French brand DS has confirmed it will only build electric models from 2024, with sales of purely combustion and hybrid models coming to a close
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Vauxhall confirms all-electric Astra-E
​Vauxhall has confirmed the arrival of a fully-electric Astra-e family hatchback in 2023. The zero-emissions model will sit alongside the petrol, diesel, and plug-in hybrid Astra, which gets a radical new design inside and out
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2022 Renault Megane E-Tech gets 292-mile range
​It’s the Renault Megane, but not as we know it. For its fifth-generation, the French manufacturer’s family hatchback has morphed into a family crossover with an electric powertrain
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Mercedes-Benz Electric Strategy
​Mercedes-Benz is preparing to go all electric by the end of the decade – market conditions permitting. From 2025, all newly launched chassis will be electric only; between 2022 and 2030
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Renault Megane E-Tech Electric or Nissan Ariya
The all-new Megane is an electric contender – but Nissan, on the same platform, has beaten it to the punch. Here’s how they stack up
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