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Tesla opens store and service centre in West London

Tesla opens store and service centre in West London

Tesla has opened a new store and service centre in the UK. Accessible from the M4 and M40 in West London, the new location features a Model S design studio, a seven-bay service area, and the UK’s first purpose-built two-bay delivery centre. It will also offer Model S owners a free shuttle service to the nearby Heathrow airport.

New 176 mpg Audi A3 Sportback e-tron goes 'on grid'

New 176 mpg Audi A3 Sportback e-tron goes 'on grid'

The 2014 World Car of the Year adds the potential for zero emissions motoring to its repertoire from next month as the new A3 Sportback e-tron becomes the first plug-in hybrid to join the Audi range.

Toyota Hybrids: A cleaner choice for urban air quality

Toyota Hybrids: A cleaner choice for urban air quality

Britain’s city centres are bearing the brunt of air pollution and the worst-hit areas might not meet clean targets for at least another 15 years, according to a new Government report that reveals latest progress in meeting European standards on nitrogen dioxide levels.

Renault ZOE electric wall-box deal stays fully charged

Renault ZOE electric wall-box deal stays fully charged

Renault was the first manufacturer to offer a free domestic charging point with a new fully-electric car, and it looks like it could be the last.

UK power behind revolutionary new BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car

UK power behind revolutionary new BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car

The first purpose-built, plug-in hybrid sports car from BMW will go on sale this weekend, powered by engines exclusively produced at BMW’s Hams Hall engine manufacturing facility, near Birmingham.

First UK customers prepare for the arrival of Volkswagen XL1

First UK customers prepare for the arrival of Volkswagen XL1

Volkswagen has announced pricing for its record-breaking XL1 model, the world’s most energy efficient production vehicle, which is now available to UK customers at £98,515 (RRP OTR).

Chargemaster installs its 10,000th EV charging point

Chargemaster installs its 10,000th EV charging point

Chargemaster, UK provider of electric vehicle charging points, has installed its 10,000th public and commercial unit, marking a significant milestone in the company’s five year history.

Right Hand Drive Tesla Model S arrives in the UK

Right Hand Drive Tesla Model S arrives in the UK

Tesla CEO Elon Musk delivered five new cars to customers in London on Saturday at an event to welcome the arrival of right hand drive (RHD) Model S in the UK. The occasion marks the beginning of a planned rapid expansion in the country in the coming two years.

Fashion guru Gok Wan goes electric

Fashion guru Gok Wan goes electric

Fashion consultant, author and TV personality Gok Wan is all about electric this season, taking delivery of a cutting-edge Vauxhall Ampera extended-range electric vehicle.

The new Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid R-Design

The new Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid R-Design

The super-efficient Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid - one of the best-selling hybrid-electrified vehicles in Europe in 2013 - is now also available in Volvo Cars’ R-Design specification.

The all-new Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV launches in the UK

The all-new Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV launches in the UK

Mitsubishi Motors has announced the arrival of the game changing Outlander Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV).

Prices revealed for cleaner and greener new high-tech Volkswagen Polo

Prices revealed for cleaner and greener new high-tech Volkswagen Polo

Volkswagen has announced pricing for the new Polo, starting from £11,100 RRP ‘on the road’. The new Polo, which is scheduled for first deliveries in July, brings with it a range of new, more efficient engines as well as technology that advances safety, practicality and comfort.

Tesla signs up for Fleet World Fleet Show at Silverstone

Tesla signs up for Fleet World Fleet Show at Silverstone

Electric vehicle manufacturer and fleet market new-comer, Tesla, is the latest car maker to commit to this year’s Fleet World Fleet Show on April 9 when it will be making its stunning new EVs available for test driving around the world-famous racing circuit.

Order-books open for all-electric Volkswagen e-Golf

Order-books open for all-electric Volkswagen e-Golf

Customers can now place orders for the fully electric Volkswagen e-Golf, which is priced at £25,845 on the road (including £5,000 Government grant or £30,845 RRP).

Volkswagen Golf GTE: The plug-in hybrid with GTI dynamics

Volkswagen Golf GTE: The plug-in hybrid with GTI dynamics

Volkswagen has unveiled the first pictures of the Golf GTE – a new plug-in hybrid version of the multi-award-winning Golf hatchback that combines the benefits of electric mobility with the dynamics of a Golf GTI.