Hyundai Kona Electric crowned Which? Product of the Year

The Hyundai Kona electric vehicle (EV) has been crowned Which? product of the year for 2019, in a top 10 dominated by products showcasing innovation, environmental credentials and bargain value.    The consumer watchdog’s product researchers nominated and voted for their exceptional products launched and tested over the last year - whittling down 3,500 products to…

Zap-Map announces voice features for EV charging

Zap-Map, which helps EV drivers find their nearest charging points, has announced a free voice-activated function on Google Assistant. Available on Android and iOS mobile devices, Google Home and in-car using the latest version of Android Auto, Zap-Map uses natural language processing to provide voice responses to customers’ commands such as ‘find a charger nearby’ …

Tesla CyberTruck launch marred by ‘shatterproof’ windows breaking

The unveiling of Tesla’s first electric pickup vehicle, the Tesla CyberTruck, has been marred by its supposedly “shatterproof” windows breaking during a demonstration. The car firm unveiled its first electric pickup truck, known as CyberTruck, at an event in Los Angeles. Tesla says the vehicle has “more utility than a truck, with more performance than…