NIU launches two new e-scooters customised for Europe

At its Urban Mobility Summit in Paris, NIU announced it is launching two all-new e-scooters, the N-GT (pictured above) and M+, customised for the European market. Designed in conjunction with Bosch, Panasonic and Vodafone, the two new scooters are designed with the European consumer in mind, offering different driving modes and extra space for a second passenger. Powered…

Three quarters of us put off buying electric car because of unreliable charging points

  With government policy dictating that non-electric cars can not be sold after 2040, Click4Reg.co.uk has analysed data sourced by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) and found that annual new electric car registrations in the UK have grown significantly over the last few years. In 2017 alone, there have been 94,093 electric vehicles registered…

Driving the future – how we are on the brink of an EV revolution

Chris Price reports on new initiatives which will help kick-start the electric vehicle (EV) revolution, including Nissan’s partnership with Ovo which will reduce driving costs to virtually nothing Earlier this week I was lucky enough to be invited to Oslo as a guest of Nissan to attend its third Nissan Futures Conference. It was a…

Frankfurt Motor Show. Is Segway CityGo electric scooter future for urban transport?

Best known for its self-balancing transport solutions, Segway is hoping to launch an electric kickscooter network that it claims could reshape the future landscape of transportation within cities. It's based around the CityGo, a lightweight scooter which it says is easy to fold. Users can store the scooter in their car or conveniently carry it…

Frankfurt Motor Show. Is this the greenest, beige taxi ever?

When we think of London taxis we don't always think of energy efficiency. But London EV Company (LEVC), formerly the London Taxi Company, has premiered its all-new electric TX six-seater taxi at Europe’s biggest auto show of 2017 in Frankfurt. Revealed in Germany’s famous ‘taxi beige’ colour, the electric zero-emissions-capable TX showcases its eCity technology…

Jaguar Land Rover promises electric future #JaguarElectrifies

Jaguar Land Rover is the latest company to make a pledge to electrify all of its vehicles following similar promises from Aston Martin and Volvo. The company, owned by India’s Tata Motors, announced Thursday it would start introducing all new cars with an electric powertrain beginning in 2020. That would include the already announced Jaguar I-Pace…