• Kia Niro EV Crossover due for UK launch in late 2018

    kia niro ev crossover due uk launch late 2018

    July 20, 2018: The new Kia Niro EV, which goes on sale today in Korea, will see its European launch at the Paris Motor Show in October this year. With a real EV range likely to exceed 220 miles (280 miles official*), the all-electric crossover...

  • Longer range Nissan LEAF E-Plus confirmed for 2019

    longer range nissan leaf - confirmed 2019

    July 18, 2018: Following the long awaited LEAF 40 kWh launched earlier this year, Nissan have confirmed that a longer range and higher power LEAF EV is due in 2019. As reported on Autoguide, Nissan’s head of EV marketing, Brian Maragno, corroborated recent rumours that...

  • What EV energy tariffs are available?

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    July 18, 2018: For many electric vehicle drivers, charging at home is a crucial part of ownership. The convenience of plugging in overnight and waking up to find a fully charged car is familiar to a large number of owners. Charging at home, whilst cheaper...

  • UK motorists buy a plug-in car every 9 minutes

    uk motorists buy plug- car 9 minutes

    July 17, 2018: Figures released this week by Go Ultra Low reveal that the overall number of pure electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles registered has risen every month so far this year, with one being registered every 9 minutes in the UK. The first half...

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 information on charging points and electric vehicles to help you make best use of your EV or PHEV – see below for more.

Charging your EV

Thinking about going electric and want to know about charging? Take a look at our handy charging guide which covers connector types and speeds, charging at home, on the public network and provides a charging overview for most EVs.

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EV charging tools


Use our new interactive tools to answer some common questions asked by potential EV drivers: How much does it cost and how long does it take to charge an EV at home or on the public network? How much does it cost for a typical journey or to tax an EV compared to conventional cars.

With around 75 different electric models available in the UK, more than 160,000 registered EVs on UK roads, and a growing public charge point infrastructure of close to 6,000 locations, 2018 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.


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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 these grants and an installer tool to help you find a suitable supplier.

Choosing an Electric Vehicle

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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 2018. The Zap-Map EV buying guide will help you decide whether an electric car is right for you.

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