Tesla adds 75 and 75D versions to Model S range
June 28, 2016: Tesla seems to be almost continuously updating its model line-up, with a Model S 75 and 75 D added to the range. The move follows on from the launch of an entry-level Model S 60 variant less than three weeks ago, and...
Volvo launches new PHEV model
June 24, 2016: Volvo is expanding it plug-in hybrid (PHEV) range with the addition of a new V60 Twin Engine variant designed for business users. Although the Swedish firm has confirmed that it will roll-out PHEV and full-electric versions of all new models going forward,...
BMW to enter energy storage market
June 23, 2016: BMW has unveiled plans to enter the energy storage market with the use of its i3 batteries. Announced at Montreal’s EVS29 (Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition 29), the German marque says that it will be the first automotive manufacturer to use a...
First drive of Mahindra e2o
June 22, 2016: Last week we visited Mahindra’s UK HQ to get behind the wheel of the e2o. The tiny city car – boasting a tight turning circle, big car connected features, and a clever ‘Revive’ feature – was driven around typical London traffic on...
Welcome to the Zap-Map Website
Zap-Map is a website covering all aspects of charging points and electric vehicles. Built around our UK-wide charging point map, the site also provides up-to-date information on owning and driving an electric vehicle (EV). Use our the Zap-Map search tools to help you find charge points compatible with your electric vehicle.
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 thirty different electric models available in the UK, over 70,000 registered EVs on UK roads, and a growing public charge point infrastructure of over 4,000 locations, 2016 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.
Find EV Installer
Use the installer tool to locate an OLEV authorised charge point installer. Search by charge point brand and postcode to find a suitable installer local to you.
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 2016. The Zap-Map EV buying guide will help you decide whether an electric car is right for you.