New Tesla Roadster launched
November 17, 2017: Tesla surprised all at the launch of its new all-electric truck overnight, with a new Roadster unveiled at the same time. The new model is set to cost 200,000 US Dollars, with Tesla boss Elon Musk promising that it will be the...
Kensington and Chelsea announce more lamppost EV charge points due
November 14, 2017: The Borough of Kensington and Chelsea has greed a deal to expand the number of lamppost EV charge points available to residents. Working with energy suppliers OVO and charge point manufacturer Ubitricity, an additional 50 points will be installed in the London...
Off-grid EV rapid charging hubs on their way
November 13, 2017: Plans for new electric vehicle charging centres have taken a big step forward as four sites have been secured for these green EV charging hubs. Cambridge-based firm eVcentres has confirmed that three locations in England and one in Scotland have been sorted,...
Tesla update features new Chill Mode
November 13, 2017: Tesla has introduced a new software update to its Model S and Model X range, with the main change being the addition of ‘Chill Mode’. Having focused for some time on ways to make models faster, inculding the currently available Model S...
Zap-Map enables electric vehicle (EV) drivers to locate, navigate to and update charge points for the benefit of the EV community. Take a look at the map or download the app to find charge points near you or on your typical journey. Zap-Map also provides info to help you make best use of your new electric vehicle – see below for more.
Charge Point Types
There are four main EV charging types: Slow (up to 3kW) which is best suited for 6-8 hours overnight; Fast (7-22kW) which can fully recharge some models in 3-4 hours; and Rapid AC and DC (43-50kW) which are able to provide an 80% charge in around 30 minutes.
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With over 40 different electric models available in the UK, more than 110,000 registered EVs on UK roads, and a growing public charge point infrastructure of over 4,000 locations, 2017 is a great time to go electric. The next few years will see yet more EV models launched in the UK by all the major car and van manufacturers.
Our unique charge point selector shows which charge points and connector types current EV models are compatible with. With this easy-to-use tool you simply choose a specific vehicle model to generate a list of suitable charger types and connector information.
Zap-Map is focused on providing the best possible information to support the growing EV community. Users can submit a new charge point for inclusion on Zap-Map and report an issue with an existing unit. Join the Zap-Map Community and share with other users your EV experience. We welcome feedback on any EV or charge point issue.
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EV Charging at Home or Work
There are various suppliers and government schemes available to help you obtain a charge point for your home or work place. The Zap-Map guide provides info on all the latest deals and products available for home or work charging.
Choosing an Electric Vehicle
Ready to make the move to an electric vehicle or plug-in hybrid? There are now many different models on the market with more coming in 2017. The Zap-Map EV buying guide will help you decide whether an electric car is right for you.