Volta Trucks and DPD bring fully electric parcel deliveries to London

Volta Trucks, the Scandinavian start-up full-electric vehicle manufacturer, will soon start a pilot test of its forthcoming Volta Zero with DPD, the UK’s leading parcel delivery service. The Volta Zero will be tested by DPD within London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone in Q1-2021, supporting their micro-depot strategy in Westminster.

Reservations for Fisker Ocean SUV now at 7,062

Reservations for Fisker Ocean SUV now at 7,062

Fisker Inc. – designer of the world’s most emotion-stirring, eco-friendly electric vehicles and advanced mobility solutions – has today confirmed the company has taken advance reservations and deposits for 7,062 Ocean SUVs.

Plug-in Ford Transit custom hybrid introduces automatic electric mode to support cleaner city air

Plug-in Ford Transit custom hybrid introduces automatic electric mode to support cleaner city air

The new Ford Transit Custom plug-in hybrid now comes with the option of geofencing technology to help improve urban air quality.

Waitrose and John Lewis plan switch to electric deliveries as online business accelerates

Waitrose and John Lewis plan switch to electric deliveries as online business accelerates

Waitrose and John Lewis have announced plans to significantly increase the use of electric vans to help fulfill its ambition of ending the use of fossil fuels across its entire transport fleet by 2030.

MINI Electric hits production milestone

MINI Electric hits production milestone

MINI Plant Oxford has hit a significant milestone by building more than 11,000 MINI Electrics since production began, just before the plant’s annual summer shutdown.

Groupe PSA strengthens its electric offensive with new EVMP platform

Groupe PSA strengthens its electric offensive with new EVMP platform

Between 2020 and 2025, Groupe PSA will gradually move from two multi-energy platforms to two 100% electrified platforms to support the e-mobility development.

DPD smashes EV target five months early with over 700 electric vehicles

DPD smashes EV target five months early with over 700 electric vehicles

The parcel industry leader, DPD, has smashed its own 2020 target for 10% of its van fleet to be zero emission, electric vehicles, five months ahead of schedule. As a result, DPD now has the biggest, greenest delivery fleet in the UK.

Volkswagen completes expansion project in California, creating new Oxnard Engineering Campus

Volkswagen completes expansion project in California, creating new Oxnard Engineering Campus

The Volkswagen Group Test Center California has finished an expansion project that furthers the state-of-the-art development center’s capabilities and encompasses additional entities within the company under a new name—the Oxnard Engineering Campus.

Honda e and Fireblade take centre stage at Red Dot Museum

Honda e and Fireblade take centre stage at Red Dot Museum

Honda's next-generation electric car, the Honda e, and CBR1000RR-R Fireblade SP superbike have been inducted into the historic Red Dot Design Museum, one of the world's most significant exhibitions of contemporary design. The Honda e also takes centre stage in the special "Milestones in Contemporary Design" exhibition, as one of the 76 best products of 2020 and a current marker in international product design.

Fisker set to charge into Extreme E

Fisker set to charge into Extreme E

Extreme E, the new electric off-road motor racing championship, is pleased to reveal that it is in advanced talks with Fisker Inc. – creator of the world’s most emotion-stirring, sustainable electric vehicles and advanced mobility solutions – on a series partnership and potential works team entrance.