American EV manufacturer Fisker has announced it will build a rival for the Tesla Model Y in late 2021, priced from $40,000. The new SUV forms part of Fisker’s three-pronged offensive on the all-electric market, with two more affordable EVs planned for the near future.Fisker’s new SUV will be driven by two electric...
A major UK transport review by the Government could see electric scooters being allowed on the UK’s public roads.The Department for Transport’s (DfT) Future of Mobility: Urban Strategy will examine regulations concerning new types of vehicle, such as e-scooters and bicycle trailers. Stand-on electric scooters are classed as PLEVs (Personal Light Electric Vehicles)...
• Best executive cars to buy The Lexus ES is a new name in the UK, but there has been an executive saloon for sale with the name since Lexus first appeared in 1989. In fact, globally it’s the best-selling car that Lexus makes. In the UK, the Lexus ES replaces the GS, with the...
Skoda is lining up its Scala family hatchback as the next model to get the vRS treatment, according to a senior official – and requirements on CO2 emissions could mean that it becomes the first hybrid performance vehicle from the company.The Czech brand recently launched the Kodiaq vRS, its second hot model after...
Volkswagen's desire to license its MEB electric vehicle technology could even extend to building cars for rival manufacturers at its factories, the company’s boss has admitted.The German automotive group has previously said that it is in talks with Ford about possibly licensing its MEB components - batteries, electric motors and chassis - to...