‘Try before you buy’ scheme for fleet EVs launches in Coventry

Businesses are offered a free trial of EVs for up to two months to illustrate the benefits of going electric

Motorists given £3,000 to hand over polluting cars for scrap

Drivers can use ‘mobility credits’ for public transport, taxi or a car hire

Plans for new gigafactory at Coventry Airport unveiled

The facility is predicted to create thousands of green jobs and attract up to £2bn of investment

Government backs ‘world’s first’ electric hub for flying cars

The first ‘Air Port’ in Coventry will be used for electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft, including cargo drones and air taxis

‘Groundbreaking’ research to test EV charging with wireless technology under road surfaces

Small wireless chargers will be installed beneath the tarmac of the road and will ‘communicate’ with technology installed in EVs