Category : News

SUVs help to bolster European new car market

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European new car registrations remained stable for the second month running in May, with SUVs offsetting the drops posted by the traditional segments.

Berlin ride-sharing service scores transport award

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The BerlKönig ride-sharing service in Berlin has won the UITP title in the Public and Urban Transit Strategy Service category at the World Association of Public Transport Companies.

Ireland looks to ban new ICE cars and vans by 2030

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Ireland has set out proposals to ban the sale of new diesel cars and vans by 2030; exceeding the current UK target.

Sixt expands mobility platform with e-scooters

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Sixt is extending its MaaS app to cover micromobility by offering customers access to e-scooters.

Volkswagen explains WLTP changes due in September

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Mandatory for all newly registered vehicles with the second stage of the WLTP type test, Volkswagen has set about trying to explain the complicated emission standard of Euro 6d TEMP EVAP ISC.

Waymo and Renault-Nissan strike deal on driverless mobility services

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Renault, Nissan and Waymo are to work together to explore market opportunities for driverless mobility services. 

CarNext.com launches short-term used car leasing app

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CarNext.com has launched a new app for short-term used car leasing.

New 2008 brings Peugeot’s first-ever electric SUV

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Peugeot has revealed its new 2008, which will debut the e-2008 variant – following hot on the heels of the e-208 and marking its first-ever electric SUV.

The four key issues forcing ‘unprecedented’ change for European fleets

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Companies and businesses across Europe are facing unprecedented levels of change when it comes to fleet policies due to four key issues.

FCA to support plug-in plans with new eMobility solutions

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is to launch a range of charging solutions to support its forthcoming plug-in models under a new deal with Engie Group.

Refreshed Renault Zoe sports 390km range

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Renault has made significant improvements to its popular Zoe electric car, with increased range and power options, as well as a restyled look and new DC charging option.

Renault details changes for revamped Master and Trafic

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Renault has announced more details of its heavily revised Master and Trafic, which launch this September and spearhead the brand’s ambitious LCV plans.

Engie acquires UK’s ChargePoint Services

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French utility giant Engie has acquired ChargePoint Services for an undisclosed amount as it looks to expand in the EV charging sector.

Hybrids bring immediate-term options for major CO2 reduction, says Emissions Analytics

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Governments and cities are being warned not to focus solely on the eco benefits of electric vehicles as latest research finds hybrids could provide the most effective means of reducing CO2 in the immediate …

5-minute EV recharge time proven in first-ever demo

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Israeli tech company StoreDot has verified claims that its ultra-fast charging lithium-ion battery can recharge in five minutes through an inaugural demonstration.

Fastned opens 100th fast charging station in Europe

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EV fast charging network Fastned has opened its 100th and 101st fast charging stations in line with its aims for a European network of a thousand fast charging stations.

Details emerge on Honda’s first electric car

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Details of Honda’s forthcoming first electric car, the Honda e, have been revealed including battery capacity and charge rate.

Fiat spots opportunities for affordable EV

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Fiat is working towards an electric supermini priced in line with petrol or diesel models, seeing a role for itself in making the technology more accessible – just as the original 500 made Italians …

Volvo unveils production-ready autonomous XC90 for Uber

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Volvo and Uber have unveiled a fully autonomous production XC90 that could be used to provide autonomous ridesharing services in the future.

New BMW 3 Series Touring revealed ahead of PHEV arrival

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BMW has unveiled the new 3 Series Touring, which has been designed to offer increased interior space, improved handling and also heralds the model’s first plug-in hybrid.

Next-gen Hyundais to assess driver injury severity in sub-seven seconds

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Hyundai is exploring how artificial intelligence (AI) injury analysis could be used to shape future vehicle safety systems, enabling assessment of required medical response in as little as seven seconds in the event of …

Renault-Nissan Tel Aviv Innovation Lab to test future mobility solutions

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Renault and Nissan have opened an Innovation Lab in Tel Aviv, which will explore future mobility solutions.

Mercedes-Benz reveals GLB compact SUV

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Mercedes-Benz is expanding its SUV line-up with a new compact model to bring a rival to the Audi Q3.

Kia XCeed crossover to bring 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster

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Kia has provided its latest teaser on its forthcoming XCeed urban crossover, which it says will feature a 12.3-inch fully digital instrument cluster when it launches later this year.

Toyota accelerates EV plans and teams up with Subaru

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Toyota is accelerating its electric vehicle plans as it also announces a partnership with Subaru to develop a joint EV platform.

Lexus launches UK online subscription service

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Lexus is offering a new online subscription service that enables drivers to sign up for models on a monthly basis.

Free2Move launches car hire service

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Free2Move, PSA’s mobility brand, has expanded into offering a short-term car hire service, building its existing leasing service.

New diesel engines and kit for Renault Koleos

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Renault has updated its Koleos with two new diesel engines, revised styling and upgraded technology.

Latest allroad is the fourth generation off-road Audi A6 Avant

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20 years after the debut of the original, the fourth generation Audi A6 Avant allroad has made its debut.

Mazda Skyactiv-X economy figures announced

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Mazda has released key economy information on its long-awaited Skyactiv-X engine – that benefits from diesel-like compression ignition in a petrol engine, leading to reduced fuel consumption and low CO2.