New Kangoo ZE range boosted to 168 miles
December 9, 2016: Renault has announced a new version of its all-electric Kangoo van, with a new motor and battery combination that will boost the range to 168 miles on a single charge. The updated powertrain allows for an improvement in range by more than...
Milton Keynes to expand charging network with Chargemaster
December 9, 2016: As part of its Go Ultra Low City status, Milton Keynes has announced that Chargemaster will significantly expand the city’s public EV charge point network. Having been awarded £9 million by Go Ultra Low, the Luton-based charge point manufacturer Chargemaster has been...
Thruxton adds speedy EV charging to facilities
December 6, 2016: Fans of motor racing and electric cars will welcome the news that Thruxton has installed a EV charging points for visitors to use. The racing circuit has had a rapid charger and twin fast charging point installed by ChargePoint Services. The Andover-based...
Lamp post EV charge points launched by Rolec
December 6, 2016: A new range of electric vehicle charge points have been launched by Rolec EV, designed to be incorporated into lamp-posts for on-street charging. The electric vehicle charge point company has unveiled ‘EV: StreetCharge’, which has been developed with street lighting specialists BEI...
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 90,000 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.
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.