Electric Car News:

Globe-trotting in an electric car
…Wiebe Wakker travelled across 33 countries in almost three years to make a point about climate change. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone…


Driving an electric car from Amsterdam to Sydney
…Wiebe Wakker has arrived in Sydney, after driving there in an electric car from… the capacity and reliability of electric cars, in order to promote them as a way…


Lack of electric car charging points 'putting off drivers'
electric cars, analysis suggests. More than a third of local authorities have ten… considering a swap to electric cars. The government said it plans to expand on the current… spend longer periods, such as at shopping and leisure centre car parks. Electric car


How hard is it to have an electric car in London?
Electric car owner Becky Stevens demonstrates the challenges of charging her…


Mini Tesla donated for children at Swindon hospital
…How do you reduce anxiety for children in hospital? A miniature car, which they can use to drive to the operating theatre, can help. Tesla Owners UK has donated the miniature electronic car for the children to use at Swindon's Great…


Musk adds new Model Y to electric car line-up
…Tesla has launched its latest car, the Model Y, its second mass-market electric… vehicle. The car was unveiled at an event in Los Angeles. The firm will first release…


China powers up electric car market
… for electric cars. For a decade, the Chinese government has coaxed buyers and manufacturers… of the world's new electric cars. Now, the government is set to push the burden onto… first electric cars for China Electric vehicles move into the fast lane However…


London Uber fares go up after electric car charge
…Uber fares in London have gone up to help drivers buy electric cars… be given around £3,000 towards buying an electric car in two years, according… £200m in the coming years, which will be used to help drivers convert to electric


Electric cars and the councils that have run out of juice
… of having an electric car - somewhere to charge it once you leave home. For the first… point locations website, while the number of electric cars in an area was sourced… by electric car users. And while the DVLA data shows where electric cars have been…


What's it like to own an electric car in London?
Electric cars are becoming more commonly used around London. One owner explains…