Electric cars hit a new weird: Toyota’s three wheeler

Three wheeled cars are usually found on winding roads in the Italian hillside – but carmaker Toyota has a new vision for the three-wheelers which sees them hit the world’s cities powered by batteries. The Japanese firm premiered its new electric model which uses a lithium-ion battery, the iRoad (pictured), at the Geneva International Motor […]

Volkswagen revs engine on carbon cutting pledge

German carmaker Volkswagen has revved up “Herculean” plans to cut carbon by pledging to make its European cars even more environmentally friendly. It is the first carmaker to commit to reducing the CO2 output of the European new car fleet to 95 grams per kilometre by 2020. The car group revealed its ambitious target ahead of […]