Plug-in hybrids will face London congestion charge from 2021

Plug-in hybrid vehicles will no longer be exempt from the London congestion charge after 2021, as part of a new package of measures aimed at tackling congestion and improving air quality. The Mayor and Transport for London (TfL) have also confirmed that private hire...

Honda to launch CR-V Hybrid SUV in the UK in October

Honda is to launch its CR-V SUV with a hybrid powertrain in the UK in October. The car’s Honda Hybrid Performance system features Intelligent Multi-Mode (i-MMD) technology, consisting of two electric motors, a petrol engine and a direct transmission. The CR-V...

New Kia Niro EV to Offer 280 mile range

Kia is set to launch a fully electric version of the Niro, with a range of up to 280 miles, before the end of the year. The new Niro EV will go on sale in Korea first, before being officially launched in Europe. Customers can choose from two battery options: A 39.2kWh...

Electric Vehicles – The Different Models Explained

There are four different models of electric vehicles available in the market place: 1. Full Hybrid 2. Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (P-HEV) 3. Extended-Range Electric Vehicle (E-REV) 4. Pure Electric Full Hybrid vehicles Hybrid vehicles are best suited for those...

Fuel Choice and Vehicle Emissions

INTRODUCTION Much has been made in the national press recently of levels of air pollution in the UK, and the detrimental impact that motor vehicles, particularly those powered by diesel, have on UK air quality. The phrase “dirty diesel” has been seen frequently in...

Winter Driving Tips

Weather Conditions & Winter Driving Drivers should always be aware of their surroundings, weather conditions and how this can affect them and others around them, and ensure that they’re driving in line with the conditions as set out within the Highway Code. When...

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