New Skoda Vision 7S: First look at electric seven-seat SUV – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the Skoda Vision 7S, head to https://www.drivingelectric.com/skoda/41615/skoda-vision-7s-electric-seven-seater-with-over-370-mile-range To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos It may be a concept for now, but the Skoda Vision 7S paves the way for the Czech brand’s electric seven-seater flagship that’ll hit the roads in 2026. Plus, it represents one of…

New 2023 Audi Q8 e-tron review: More range, new face – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our full review of the Audi Q8 e-tron, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/audi/q8/e-tron To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The Audi e-tron was one of the first premium electric SUVs when it launched in 2018, but a few years on and the brand’s first production EV was being left behind by…

New GWM ORA Funky Cat review: The small EV to beat? – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our full review of the GWM ORA Funky Cat, head to drivingelectric.com/reviews To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Meet the brand-new GWM ORA Funky Cat, and before you ask, yes, that really is its name. It’s the first electric car from the recently established Chinese brand, and a quirky…

New BMW i7 review: Has BMW nailed the luxury EV formula? – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our full review of the BMW i7, head to drivingelectric.com To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos BMW’s electric-car onslaught continues. But instead of another SUV, this time the German marque has taken a swing at the Mercedes EQS by launching a zero-emissions take on its new 7 Series flagship.…

New Ford F-150 Lightning: Ford’s Most Important EV driven in the UK – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the Ford F-150 Lightning, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/ford/40374/new-ford-f-150-lightning-electric-pickup-truck-specs-range-and-first-drive-review To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Ford’s F-Series pickup trucks have been around for more than 70 years, with over 40 million sold in that time, and now there’s an all-electric version: the Ford F-150 Lightning. It’s not sold…

New 2023 Mercedes EQE SUV: First-look at the BMW iX rival – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the new Mercedes EQE SUV, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/mercedes-benz/eqe-suv To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The covers have finally been pulled off the all-new Mercedes EQE SUV – the fifth SUV in Merc’s EV line-up and the baby brother to the flagship EQS SUV we got to…

New 2022 Volkswagen ID. Buzz: The Type 2 bus is back! – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our full review of the Volkswagen ID. Buzz, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/volkswagen/idbuzz To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos If you thought MPVs couldn’t be exciting, think again. The Volkswagen ID. Buzz is one of the hottest EVs arriving in 2022, and took five years to go from concept to production.…

New 2022 Mercedes EQS SUV: First-look at electric Range Rover rival – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the Mercedes EQS SUV, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/mercedes-benz/eqs-suv To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Big, expensive luxury SUVs are a Mercedes speciality – just look at the vast G-Class and the GLS models for proof. So, it seems only natural that Mercedes is launching its own flagship…

BMW EV Blitz: The Past, Present and Future of BMW i – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about BMW’s electric line-up, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/bmw To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos BMW was one of the first mainstream brands to embrace electric cars with open arms when it launched the pioneering i3 city car way back in 2013. A decade later, BMW’s zero-emissions line-up now…

New 2022 Kia EV6 GT electric performance SUV review – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. For full review, head to https://www.drivingelectric.com/kia/ev6 To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The Kia EV6 is one of our favourite electric cars of the moment, and this EV6 GT range-topper brings incredible performance courtesy of a 577bhp all-wheel-drive powertrain. Is this just an expensive Kia, or is it a genuinely a…

New MINI Aceman: First-look at electric crossover arriving in 2024 – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the MINI Concept Aceman, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/mini/41585/mini-aceman-all-electric-crossover-concept-debut-set-for-26-july To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Meet the MINI Concept Aceman: our first glimpse at the British brand’s answer to the Smart #1 and Kia Niro EV, arriving in 2024. The compact electric crossover will use the same underpinnings…

How Do Electric Cars Work?: EVs Explained – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. Electric cars are everywhere these days, and the variety of EVs on offer is constantly growing. But how do they work? What are the advantages of driving an electric car? And what exactly is ‘one-pedal’ driving? Don’t worry, because DrivingElectric’s Grace Webb is here to explain EVs. To watch our latest video, click…

EXCLUSIVE DRIVE: MINI Electric Convertible – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our impressions of the one-off MINI Electric Convertible, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/mini/electric/41556/mini-electric-convertible-prototype-review To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The next-generation MINI Electric is arriving in 2023, with a convertible version due within two years. To prove it’s worth the wait, MINI has taken a tin opener to its zero-emissions hatchback…

All-new Hyundai Ioniq 6: first look at Tesla Model 3 and BMW i4 rival – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the new Hyundai Ioniq 6, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/hyundai To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos In 2020, the Hyundai Prophecy concept was unveiled to the world, hinting at a sleek four-door electric saloon to take on the Tesla Model 3 at its own game. Now, just over…

New 2022 Kia Niro EV prototype review – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our full review of the latest Kia Niro EV and Kia Niro Hybrid, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/kia/niro/41410/new-2022-kia-niro-electric-and-hybrid-prototype-review To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The Kia e-Niro has been one of the UK’s most popular electric cars since it arrived back in 2018, but now the family favourite EV has been…

NIO battery swap: faster than any EV rapid charger! – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. Head this way to read our complete guide to the NIO battery swap network: https://www.drivingelectric.com/your-questions-answered/41384/electric-car-battery-swap-nio-network-explained To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos While your typical EV rapid-charging session can take upwards of 30 minutes, Chinese carmaker NIO has gone in a different direction: battery swapping. Instead of plugging in your electric car,…

All-new 2022 BMW iX1 compact electric SUV first look – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the new BMW iX1, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/bmw/ix1 To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos With electric SUVs in such high demand, it’s no surprise BMW has launched its third in as many years: the all-new iX1. It’s available alongside combustion-engined and plug-in hybrid versions of the latest…

Renault Scenic returning as an electric SUV! First-look at Scenic Vision concept – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To find out more about the Renault Scenic Vision, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/renault/scenic/41458/renault-scenic-to-return-as-electric-suv-in-2024 To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The original Renault Scenic was a family-friendly MPV that hit the streets in 1996, before disappearing from UK showrooms in 2021. But, the Scenic name will return in 2024 as a fully electric…

2022 Hummer EV: all you need to know about the electric behemoth – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. For more on the Hummer EV, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/hummer Check out our comparison of electric pickup trucks: https://www.drivingelectric.com/news/41143/ford-f-150-lightning-vs-gmc-hummer-ev-vs-rivian-r1t-vs-chevrolet-silverado-ev-spec-sheet To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The civilian versions of Hummer’s mighty military truck have never been for shrinking violets – famous owners include movie legend and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. And…

New 2022 Genesis GV60 electric coupe-SUV review – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our full review of the Genesis GV60, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/genesis/gv60 To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Meet the Genesis GV60, in all its acid-green glory. The distinctive looking coupe-SUV sits on the same platform as the hugely impressive Hyundai Ioniq 5 and Kia EV6, not to mention being the…

New 2022 Subaru Solterra electric family SUV first look – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To learn more about the all-new Subaru Solterra, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/subaru/1107/new-2022-subaru-solterra-electric-suv-details-prices-and-specs To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Subaru is finally launching its first-ever EV: the all-new Solterra SUV. It uses the same EV-specific platform as some new Toyota and Lexus models, but Subaru hasn’t forgotten its adventurous roots, giving this electric…

New 2022 Mercedes EQS luxury electric car review – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To read our full review of the Mercedes EQS, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/mercedes-benz/eqs To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos The Mercedes S-Class has been the luxury car benchmark for 50 years, frequently debuting new technology and features that would eventually appear in every vehicle on the road. But, as Mercedes prepares to…

Smart #1: quirky SUV launches brand’s new electric era

From DrivingElectric. To find out about the Smart #1, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/smart/40573/new-smart-1-electric-suv-unveiled To watch our latest video, head to: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A Nearly 25 years after it launched the ultra-compact ForTwo, the Smart brand is being revitalised with an all-new line-up of electric cars. The first out of the gate is the Smart #1: a compact electric…

New Kia Niro EV: the e-Niro is reborn for 2022! – DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. For full details of the hybrid, plug-in hybrid and fully electric versions of the new Kia Niro, click here: https://drivelec.uk/3uK6xDj To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Introduced to the UK in late 2018, the Kia e-Niro has been one of most popular electric family cars in recent years, offering a winning…

New Lotus Eletre electric SUV first look– DrivingElectric

From DrivingElectric. To learn more about the Lotus Eletre, head to: https://www.drivingelectric.com/lotus/41196/new-lotus-eletre-electric-suv-britains-answer-to-bmw-ix-unveiled To watch our latest video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnzvsquKNk5zpok-PzGRy7A/videos Meet the all-new, all-electric Lotus Eletre: the British brand’s response to the BMW iX and Tesla Model X. Not to mention the first-ever SUV from the renowned sports-car manufacturer and one of four new pure-electric…