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First all-new Ford Mondeo Hybrids leave the assembly line

First all-new Ford Mondeo Hybrids leave the assembly line

Ford has started production of its all-new Ford Mondeo Hybrid – the first hybrid electric car built and sold by Ford in Europe.

All-new Ford Mondeo Hybrid is Next Green Car’s large family car winner

All-new Ford Mondeo Hybrid is Next Green Car’s large family car winner

Ford’s first hybrid to be built and sold in Europe has been awarded a Next Green Car Award.

Golf SportWagen HyMotion with hydrogen fuel cell

Golf SportWagen HyMotion with hydrogen fuel cell

As the power source of the future, hydrogen andoxygen are combined in the fuel cell to form pure water. Energy is released in this "cold combustion" process – drive energy for an electric motor that turns with zero emissions.

A7 Sportback h-tron quattro showcases Audi fuel cell technology expertise

A7 Sportback h-tron quattro showcases Audi fuel cell technology expertise

It covers 310 miles on one tank of fuel – and its exhaust emits nothing more than a few drops of water: The A7 Sportback h-tron quattro uses a powerful electric drive with a fuel cell as its energy source, in combination with a hybrid battery and an additional electric motor in the rear.

Honda announce all-new fuel-cell vehicle - Honda FCV Concept

Honda announce all-new fuel-cell vehicle - Honda FCV Concept

Honda has unveiled a concept car for an all-new fuel-cell vehicle, the Honda FCV Concept (FCV) and the Honda Power Exporter Concept, a concept model for an external power feeding device that enables AC power output from the FCV with maximum output of 9 kW.

Skoda Citigo pips rivals to scoop 2014 Green Apple Award

Skoda Citigo pips rivals to scoop 2014 Green Apple Award

Skoda has enjoyed a fruitful time at 2014 Green Apple Awards with the Citigo collecting the award for Best Supermini. The frugal, low-emissions Czech city car pipped rivals to clinch the title in the majestic surroundings of the House of Commons in London.

The new Kia Soul EV

The new Kia Soul EV

With the arrival today of the Soul EV, Kia becomes one of only a handful of auto manufacturers offering a battery-electric car for sale in the UK. There is just one highly equipped model, priced at £24,995 after the government’s £5,000 Plug-in Car Grant.

Chargemaster keeps UK charging network 99% operational

Chargemaster keeps UK charging network 99% operational

Chargemaster, the UK’s largest supplier of electric vehicle charging infrastructure, is keeping its charge points in London and the rest of the UK online with its industry-leading operations.

Detroit Electric reveals striking fastback design for its SP:01 production model

Detroit Electric reveals striking fastback design for its SP:01 production model

The final exterior design of Detroit Electric’s all-new, pure electric two-seater sports car, the SP:01, is revealed today as the company gears up for production.

Nissan delivers first all-electric taxis to Barcelona and Madrid

Nissan delivers first all-electric taxis to Barcelona and Madrid

The era of the 100% electric taxi has arrived to Spain's two largest cities, as Nissan delivered its first 100% electric taxis to Madrid and Barcelona.

Hyundai delivers first hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to UK customers

Hyundai delivers first hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to UK customers

The first ix35 Fuel Cell customer vehicles have arrived in the UK, continuing Hyundai’s global roll-out of the world’s first series-production hydrogen-fuelled car.

Carol Vorderman goes ultra low with the Vauxhall Ampera

Carol Vorderman goes ultra low with the Vauxhall Ampera

Carol Vorderman, MBE, has become the latest ambassador to trial the Vauxhall Ampera extended-range electric vehicle, in support of the Go Ultra Low campaign.

Majority of Brits would consider an alternative fuel car

Majority of Brits would consider an alternative fuel car

Most Brits would consider buying or leasing an alternative fuel car in the next two years, new research shows.

Sold on hybrid

Sold on hybrid

Britain’s drivers are switching on to hybrid in increasing numbers, with sales results for September and the first three quarters of 2014 showing Toyota’s technology attracting an ever greater proportion of customers.

Tesla financing built from the ground up

Tesla financing built from the ground up

Tesla has announced a Model S financing programme for our private customers in the United Kingdom. As with everything Tesla does, the programme has been created from the ground up rather than duplicating existing products in the industry.