New hydrogen fuel cell EVs trial kicks off in Europe

The project will deploy fleets of 60 hydrogen fuelled vehicles each in London, Paris and Brussels

Hyundai steers towards hydrogen in low carbon line-up

Hyundai has announced the first car in its upcoming line of next generation hydrogen vehicles will be an SUV. The company says the car, which currently remains unnamed, features its fourth-generation of fuel cell technology, prioritising system efficiency, performance, durability and tank storage density. The car, which is Hyundai’s second commercially produced hydrogen model, will […]

Hyundai hypes new hydrogen technology

Hyundai has unveiled the next generation of its hydrogen fuel cell technology at the Geneva Motor Show 2017. Its futuristic Future Eco (FE) Fuel Cell concept car aims to set a standard for the next stage of hydrogen vehicles, a sector the South Korean car manufacturer has already made a significant impact upon. Hyundai’s ‘ix35’ fuel cell vehicle became the world’s first mass […]

Kia unveils $10.2bn ‘green car roadmap’

Kia has announced it will develop “a greatly increased range” of environmental friendly vehicles. The South Korean firm has designed a five-year ‘green car roadmap’ which includes a target to become the lowest emissions of its kind in the car market by 2020. The car manufacturer aims to increase its green car models to 11 during […]

Porsche founder heads UK hydrogen car maker

A founder of the Porsche company and former boss of Volkswagen has been appointed chairman of a UK company developing hydrogen fuel cell cars. Sebastian Piech takes over at Riversimple from John Constable, who died last month after a short illness. Riversimple hopes to have60 cars involved in trials in two regions of the UK […]

Low carbon cars a priority for motor industry

Investment in low emission cars is a key priority for the motoring industry over the next five years, a group of top executives have said. Development of hybrid cars, electric vehicles and hydrogen fuel-cell technology is vital for growing the automotive industry, said 93% of 200 auto executives in a survey carried out by consultants […]