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Extreme E kicks off in style; Rosberg’s team wins

Talking points from the first round of the Extreme E championship in Saudi Arabia, as team owners Hamilton and Rosberg renew their F1 rivalry

2021 Mercedes-Benz EQS Prototype Review

Firm’s first bespoke EV is luxury limo that offers 385kW and a range of 770 kilometres

Prodrive Hunter an exciting new hypercar niche

A road-legal version of a Dakar rally car is sure to prove popular. If it’s done right, and there’s no reason to suggest it won’t...

Lexus commits to electrified sports cars in future line-up

Global head of brand management says cars like the LC still have a place in the brand's future model range

Prodrive to make road-legal version of its Dakar racer

Production version of firm's desert hypercar, likely badged as 'Hunter', will cost $1.8 million

Report: VW will not rename US arm as Voltswagen

Announcement by Volkswagen of America that it will undergo electric rebrand is marketing stunt, claims report

Porsche and ExxonMobil to test synthetic fuel for racing

Blend of biofuels developed by ExxonMobil to be tested in the Porsche Supercup this year

Mercedes-AMG reveals 600kW-plus PHEV tech

GT73e 4Matic 4-door to be first flagship plug-in hybrid from AMG

2021 Volvo XC40 P8 Recharge First Review

Swedish firm fires its first salvo in EV territory: a 300kW four-wheel-drive SUV It’s hard to shake the feeling that the car posing the biggest...

ATAE to launch back-to-basics electric off-roader this year

Glasgow-based ATAE's Munro EV, based on the Ibex F8, offers a one-tonne payload and 240km range. Start-up All Terrain All Electric (ATAE) will become only...

BP Pulse shows how EV charging will grow exponentially

Charging provider aims for 16,000-strong charging network, with focus on ultra-fast chargers on motorways. BP Pulse plans to double the number of EV chargers in...

Mini Pacesetter hints at electric JCW GP

Radical styling and "rigorous" weight-saving measures gives clues to the electrification of hot Mini models. Mini has combined elements of its electric future “with the...

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New 2023 MEB-based Ford EV will be small SUV

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