EVs put the brakes on UK car manufacturers’ ‘long Covid’

Battery electric vehicle production increased by 6.5% during the first six months to record levels, according to a report

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UK’s automotive carbon footprint fell by 11% in 2021

This is the lowest level since records began

Are energy prices driving UK carmakers to a dead end?

Analysts suggest the country’s automotive industry faces £90 million energy cost hike

Close to 750k EVs hit UK streets

Electric cars now represent one-in-five new vehicle registrations

UK’s EV sales continued to boom in April

Sales of new BEVs increased by more than 40% compared with April 2021, according to a new report

February, another bumper month for BEV sales

Electrified vehicles accounted for more than a third of all new cars registered last month, according to a new report

EV production soared in worst January for car manufacturing since 2009

Electrified vehicles made up 27.4% of the total car production output, latest figures show

Industry urges government to establish EV charge regulator

Manufacturers and traders call for binding targets for chargepoint rollout as a condition of the zero-emission vehicle mandate

Homeowners to spend $16bn on EV charging by 2026

By 2026, there will be around one billion EV charging sessions, according to a new study

EVs accounted for 71.5% of January’s car registrations

Diesel car registrations dived 45.8% year-on-year, the SMMT said