Range record: ID.3 makes the journey from Zwickau to Switzerland on a single charge

The new Volkswagen ID.3 has set its first range record: The electric car covered the 531 kilometers from Zwickau to Schaffhausen (Switzerland) on a single charge. Officially, the model has a range of up to 420 kilometers (WLTP).

Bridgestone to supply tyres to the Volta Zero launch vehicle and pilot fleet of trucks

Bridgestone to supply tyres to the Volta Zero launch vehicle and pilot fleet of trucks

Volta Trucks, the Scandinavian start-up full-electric vehicle manufacturer, has announced a tyre partnership with the world’s largest tyre and rubber manufacturer, Bridgestone. The agreement covers the first launch vehicle, to be revealed at an online event on Thursday 3 September, and the supply of tyres to the pilot vehicles that are due to start evaluation with fleet operators in early 2021.

HelloFresh receives seven refrigerated Mercedes-Benz eVito

HelloFresh receives seven refrigerated Mercedes-Benz eVito

Battery-electric vans are currently only rarely subject to individual conversions. Especially when the sector concerned is the transport of temperature-sensitive products like food or medicines. The energy required for the cooling previously meant concessions in the payload or the range.

Children redesign 'ugly' charge points to help UK embrace EV infrastructure

Children redesign 'ugly' charge points to help UK embrace EV infrastructure

SEAT has teamed up with the nation’s children to help redesign and add colour to electric vehicle (EV) charge points after research concludes a third of UK motorists believe they are ugly.

Toyota provides 25 Yaris Hybrids to hiyacar’s car sharing scheme in Bristol

Toyota provides 25 Yaris Hybrids to hiyacar’s car sharing scheme in Bristol

Toyota is providing a fleet of 25 self-charging Yaris Hybrids to help launch a new car sharing initiative in Bristol. It is providing the compact, urban-friendly cars in a partnership agreement with hiyacar, a peer-to-peer car rental business that is has already worked with successfully in London. Its involvement as a vehicle provider reflects how Toyota is exploring new mobility opportunities beyond traditional car ownership to help people access personal transport when and where they need it.

Scottish Government introduces £9 million Ultra-Low Emission Bus Scheme

Scottish Government introduces £9 million Ultra-Low Emission Bus Scheme

The Scottish Government has opened a new Scottish Ultra-Low Emission Bus Scheme. This year, the scheme will provide £9 million ($11.79 million) to help bus operators invest in ultra-low emission vehicles to help drive a green recovery out of the COVID-19 crisis while improving air quality.

Renault Clio celebrates 30th anniversary

Renault Clio celebrates 30th anniversary

Thirty years of stylistic and technological evolution, thirty years of trying to meet the needs of an active clientele, thirty years of slices of life. Today, who hasn't heard of Clio? Better still, almost everyone has a history, from near or far, with the one that has accompanied small and large journeys for three decades.