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Hyundai Kona Electric review: Still the electric crossover to beat?

The Hyundai Kona Electric quickly became one of our favourite electric cars following its launch in 2018. Sitting alongside the Kia e-Niro, Hyundai offered the Kona in various guises – with hybrid and combustions versions – a strategy that continues in this most recent version. What the Kona offers is crossover charms with pure electric

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EVs to account for more than one-in-six cars acquired in 2021

Electric vehicles (EVs) are expected to account for more than one-in-six new cars acquired in 2021, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). In July, battery electric vehicles (BEVs) accounted for 9.0% of registrations, continuing growth in June, while plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) reached 8.0%. Plug-in vehicle uptake accelerated

SWARCO eVolt is supplying 45 charging units, including 11 of its Rapid Chargers capable of charging two vehicles simultaneously in 30 minutes, across 28 sites in East Lothian (Image: eVolt)

Electric car charging points to get new design making them ‘as iconic as red phone boxes’, ministers promise

A design consultancy and the Royal College of Art have been commissioned to work on a new look for Britain’s charging points Electric car charging points will be redesigned this year to make them “iconic and recognisable” like red phone boxes or London’s black taxis, the Government has announced. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has commissioned