Etergo AppScooter

‘Two-wheel Tesla’ AppScooter nearing first deliveries

Dutch company Etergo is getting ready to put its AppScooter on sale and make the first deliveries of the electric, app-integrated two-wheeler. "This is not your run-of-the-mill scooter," said Etergo's Bart Jacobsz Rosier. "AppScooter is a...

Nissan announces new Leaf with bigger battery

Nissan has announced two new versions of the LEAF 3.ZERO electric car. They went on sale from 9 January 2019. The LEAF 3.ZERO, priced from £31,095 including the £3,500 UK Government Plug-in Car Grant, features...
Aston Martin Rapide E

Aston Martin confirms St Athan for Rapide E production

Aston Martin's second major UK manufacturing facility will become the company’s centre for electrification and the production home of the Lagonda brand. The Aston Martin Rapide E will be built at St Athan airfield in...

Netherlands opens electric flight research centre

The Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) has opened a new research facility complete with an electric Pipistrel Alpha Electro, which will be deployed as a research aircraft in NLR’s new Living Lab for Electric Flight. Cora...
London ULEZ sign

Will your vehicle be charged under new ULEZ regs?

With just over four months to go until the introduction of the UK’s first ever ULEZ (Ultra Low Emission Zone), motorists are being urged to check if they will be liable to pay...
Zero Motorcycles Black Forest

Zero Motorcycles adds top-level adventure bike

The world's best-selling electric motorcycle maker, Zero Motorcycles, has upped its game yet again for its 2019 model line. There are more powerful base models, brand new tech features and bold new...
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Aston Martin reveals hybrid-electric flying car concept

Aston Martin has revealed its Volante Vision Concept, an aircraft with vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) capabilities. The Volante Vision Concept is a near future study of a flying autonomous hybrid-electric vehicle for urban and...
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Polestar teases new Polestar 2 electric sports car

Polestar’s momentum has been building following its launch as a new electric performance car brand. The company’s first car, Polestar 1, was revealed in October 2017 as a 600hp hybrid, with the longest pure electric...
Aston Martin electric classic

Aston Martin to offer electric conversion to classic cars

Will classic cars be banned in the future to align with the government's pledge to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars? It's a possibility. What's also likely...
Diamond hybrid aircraft

First flight for electric-hybrid powered aircraft

Hybrid and electric power units are commonplace in cars these days but they are only just starting to be experimented with in aviation. Mainly that's because aviation is so heavily regulated but...