MyUrbanCar twitter feed gives you regular updates on the latest news and reviews for electric and plugin cars and vans in the UK. You can see the latest ones here even if you aren’t on Twitter
For £10.99 a month non Tesla’s electric cars can use these Superchargers for 35p per kWh (as long as the socket can be reached with a Tesla cable)
Or 49pm other than in the 4pm-8pm peak without subscription
Most public networks cost over 70p
First Tesla Supercharger open in Northern Ireland. At last. 4 stall, V3, 250kW at the Belfast service centre. https://twitter.com/nievowners/status/1595711401753976832
The new #Belfast #Telsa #Supercharger site is now ON!
#EVANI @Tesla @TeslaOwnersUK
@ElectrekCo @SCOOTERDOLL “I can’t help but feel as if I’m sharing news of a brand new DVD player in the age of streaming. “
Well said. This would’ve been a cool car — last century. #Toyota would’ve been better served if they’d ditched the gas tank, transmission, and engine, then quadrupled the battery.
GREEN MACHINE! ⚡️ The new @abarthuk 500e electric hot hatch has been unveiled 👉 http://drivelec.uk/abarth500e
The new electric 155hp Abarth 500e unveiled on top of the historic Lingotto building in Turin
Audi has updated its e-tron, giving it a new name: Q8 e-tron, bigger battery option of 106kWh and increased WLTP range of 343 miles. DC rapid charging speeds also raised to 170kW for the top model. Prices TBA.
Full details here: https://www.electrifying.com/blog/article/audi-e-tron-becomes-q8-e-tron-gets-343-mile-range
MG5… now looking a lot better outside and inside now the refreshed models have finally reached UK
Who needs SUVs? ⚡️ We finally drive the refreshed MG5 EV estate in the UK 👉 http://drivelec.uk/MG5
Fuel versus Charging comparison
2 takeaways are:
1)If you want the best value charging in UK go to #Scotland where you can still DC charge at 50kW (time 2admire the scenery) at 30p per kWH
2)If you live in Scotland & don’t drive an EV you are not canny!
A new 🦇 update of our “Fuel versus EV Charging costs comparison
Average cost in our basket is 61.1p per kWh which is 60% up on last year
We have grouped networks in Bands with “E” the most expensive which we estimate always costs more than fuel
Gridserve heads up to 360kW speed in trial at Braintree
Gridserve installs UK’s fastest electric vehicle charger http://dlvr.it/Sbzk16
Lotus has announced price and performance details for its new Eletre SUV. And it's great news (if your budget is £90k and you want a minimum of 600bhp).
⚡️ 603 or 905bhp
⚡️ 112kWh battery
⚡️ Up to 373 miles WLTP range
⚡️ £89k - £120k