The electric cars that can boil your kettle for days if your home has a power cut

With much of the UK today being battered by Storm Eunice, sparking the strongest wind on record in the south to massive snowfall in the north, a number of households are already experiencing power cuts, with more predicted for the weekend. For those suffering this unfortunately consequence, if they have one of the latest Korean … Read more

Jaguar Land Rover partners with Nvidia to develop self-driving tech

Jaguar Land Rover has struck a deal with US video game processing leader and artificial intelligence proponent Nvidia to put its next generation cars on the road towards self-driving autonomy. Under the new partnership, experts from both companies will jointly develop  intelligent autonomous driving, safety, and connected services for all future and increasingly electric Jaguar … Read more

Fastest luxury SUV ever: £189,000 Aston Martin DBX707 can hit 193mph

With a strictly impressive flourish, Aston Martin has unleashed what it claims to be the fastest, most potent and best-handling luxury SUV in the world – its new flagship DBX707 off-roader. Showing some powerful moves and equally fast and fancy footwork, the muscular vehicle was unveiled on Tuesday afternoon by TV celebrity and Strictly Come … Read more

Grey still favourite colour for new cars but EVs could drive ‘Apple effect’ for white

Grey was British buyer’s favourite new car colour for a fourth straight year in 2021 – unless they were purchasing a Tesla. And the boom in Tesla sales hints that white could start becoming more popular – in line with the ‘Apple effect’, with drivers matching their tech-laden electric cars with their gadgets.  Almost a quarter … Read more

Drivers in London from TODAY face increased £160 fines for Red Route rule breaking

Motorists in London from today face being stung with higher fines if they break rules when driving on the city’s busiest, no-stopping, ‘Red Routes’. Transport for London has increased the maximum fine on the capital’s busiest roads from £130 to £160 – a 23 per cent hike – despite nearly two-thirds (65 per cent) of … Read more

Best and worst electric car charging networks and home wallboxes revealed

Early adopters of electric vehicles have been casting their verdict on which public and home wallbox charging providers are currently providing the best – and worst -service. A poll of 3,000 EV owners by Zap-Map revealed that InstaVolt’s rapid-charging public network is highest rated while Ecotricity received the worst reviews from drivers. Tesla’s Supercharger network, … Read more