17th December 2018

Nissan Offers Hawaiian Leaf Buyers Free Charging

Nissan is partnering with two electric vehicle charging companies to offer buyers of new Leafs in Hawaii free rapid charging for two years. The automaker is joining forces with...


19th November 2018

The Disrupters: EVgo Jolting the Charging Network Business

Industry insiders, analysts and consumers agree that the growing proliferation of electric vehicle charging stations will encourage more consumers to buy EVs. The lack of infrastructure remains an oft-cited...

By Robert Gray


25th October 2018

The Disrupters: WaiveCar Ruffles Auto Feathers With Free Rides

A mobility start-up in Santa Monica, California is bringing the ad-supported digital economy to life in the car sharing business, writes Robert Gray. WaiveCar, which claims to be the...

By Robert Gray


19th October 2018

Start-Up Claims 12.5-Minute EV Charge Industry “First”

An electric truck start-up is claiming to have broken EV sector records by fully charging a vehicle in 12 minutes, 35 seconds. Atlis Motor Vehicles, which primarily makes electric...


21st September 2018

EV Charging Network Plans Californian Expansion

A Californian electric vehicle charging network has announced expansion plans. EVgo says it plans to add hundreds of chargers to its existing network in the state this year. It...


30th January 2017

Weekly Brief: Ford’s retrofit smart tech for older cars

Car giant takes pity on the millions of vehicles manufactured on the eve of the connected car era. Andrew Tolve reports. New cars get dated fast. Just ask someone...


15th August 2016

Weekly Brief: Millions of VW vehicles vulnerable to wireless key hack

Have a Volkswagen? Better buy a steering wheel lock. Researchers at the University of Birmingham, in concert with German engineering firm Kasper & Oswald, have found a wireless hack...


25th July 2016

Weekly Brief: $4.5Bn US government boost to build EV infrastructure

Gas stations are a signature of the American landscape. From abandoned single-pumps to 21st-century mega stations, it’s tough to go a mile in any direction in the US without...