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Nissan partners with EDF for V2G charging

Nissan and EDF have agreed a deal to offer a combined package allowing Nissan Leaf and e-NV200 owners vehicle-to-grid (V2G) charging capabilities. The partnership will initially be focused on business users, with a consumer launch planned in future. The current generation of...

VW launches electric ID.3 at Frankfurt

Volkswagen has revealed its highly-anticipated ID.3 pure-electric hatch on the eve of the Frankfurt Motor Show, showcasing what it reckons is the third chapter in its history – and one of its most important launched ever. The all-electric model is based on...

Hyundai Motor Group joins Ionity network

The Hyundai Motor Group has become a new shareholder in the Ionity pan-European ultra-rapid EV charging network. The latest addition to the joint venture sees both Hyundai and Kia brands represented. The Korean group joins the BMW Group, Ford Motor Company, Daimler...

Record month for EV registrations

Electric vehicle registrations set a new record market share in August 2019. Pure-electric models made up 3.4% of total sales, and including plug-in hybrids in that total takes the figure to 4.4%. Analysis by Next Green Car of the latest set of...

World premier for Porsche Taycan

The Porsche Taycan has been launched, marking the ‘start of a new era’ for the sportscar firm. Featuring a familiar naming system for Porsche, the Taycan Turbo and Taycan Turbo S will be the first models available at launch, with a less...

Production version of Honda e launched

Honda has revealed the full-production version of its electric Honda e ahead of the models public debut at Frankfurt next week. The pure-electric supermini will be available with a choice of two electric motors – rated at either 100 kW or 113...