Citroen partners with EV subscription service Onto

Citroën has partnered with Onto, the all-inclusive electric car subscription service, to provide a fleet of 300 new ë-C4 100%-electric vehicles. The cars, which all feature the range-topping and best-selling ‘Shine Plus’ trim, will be available to Onto customers from October. The compact hatchback features a 50kWh lithium-ion battery pack paired with an electric motor producing…

Smart motorcycle helmet adds what3words navigation

CrossHelmet, a smart motorcycle helmet with sound control and 360° visibility, now offers what3words voice entry to assist with navigation. This partnership allows riders to navigate to any precise 3x3m square. CrossHelmet users can enable the technology from their helmet by long-pressing the control panel button to activate what3words voice entry. After this, they can…

Tech Digest daily roundup: Rolls-Royce electric plane takes maiden flight

Rolls-Royce’s first all-electric plane has completed its maiden flight ahead of a world record attempt later this year.  The Spirit of Innovation’s 15-minute flight took place at the Boscombe Down military testing site on Wednesday, powered by the most “power-dense” battery pack assembled for an aircraft, the company said. Rolls said the 400kW electric powertrain was…