News: THE NEW MINI ELECTRIC

It’s been explained to MotorMartin recently how the original Mini, designed by Sir Alec Issigonis, was born out of the Suez crisis oil shortage and the demand for affordable motoring and that the first cars rolled off the line at Oxford in the summer of 1959 beginning a global success story which has spanned six… Read More News: THE NEW MINI ELECTRIC

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News: HONDA e: THE PERFECT BALANCE OF EFFICIENCY AND PERFORMANCE FOR URBAN COMMUTING

Honda have shared with MotorMartin how the new Honda e has been engineered to deliver an exceptional driving experience in urban environments. With an outstanding blend of highly responsive dynamics, efficiency and performance, Honda’s next-generation electric vehicle will bring unrivalled fun-to-drive characteristics and usability to the compact electric car segment. Here’s the main information then,… Read More News: HONDA e: THE PERFECT BALANCE OF EFFICIENCY AND PERFORMANCE FOR URBAN COMMUTING

News: MG ANNOUNCES FURTHER DETAILS FOR EAGERLY ANTICIPATED MG ZS EV AS ORDERBANK OPENS

MG Motor UK have explained to MotorMartin how they have opened the order bank and released further details about their first-ever fully electric car. The all new MG ZS EV, MG say, is the family friendly electric car that majors on space and practicality, setting new standards as the most high-tech MG yet and customers… Read More News: MG ANNOUNCES FURTHER DETAILS FOR EAGERLY ANTICIPATED MG ZS EV AS ORDERBANK OPENS

News: BMW GROUP DELIVERS OVER 140,000 ELECTRIFIED VEHICLES IN 2018

With the motoring landscape seemingly on the brink of massive changes it’s the braver manufacturers that are best placed to enjoy the benefits of our changing buying habits. A recent experience with the superb BMW i8 has certainly convinced the naysayers at MotorMartin Towers that hybrid and EVs are here to stay and can still… Read More News: BMW GROUP DELIVERS OVER 140,000 ELECTRIFIED VEHICLES IN 2018

News: MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV – FIVE YEARS AHEAD OF THE GAME AND COUNTING

With such a game changing SUV as the Outlander PHEV, a car enjoyed very much by MotorMartin over a week on the beautiful island of Anglesey last year, the following release from Mitsubishi has been published in full below. Enjoy: Five years ago this month the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV began its pioneering journey to global… Read More News: MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV – FIVE YEARS AHEAD OF THE GAME AND COUNTING

News: GKN DRIVELINE AND PANASONIC JAGUAR RACING BREAK ELECTRIC CAR RECORD AT SHELSLEY WALSH

We like Formula E up here on the top floor of MotorMartin Towers and anything or any event that increases recognition of this exciting World Championship has got to be a good thing in our opinion. News then that the Jaguar I-TYPE 2 Formula E race car has set a new electric car course record… Read More News: GKN DRIVELINE AND PANASONIC JAGUAR RACING BREAK ELECTRIC CAR RECORD AT SHELSLEY WALSH

News: The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak success story continues – with a historic record

Winner at the biggest garden party in the world of motorsport: Romain Dumas (F) and the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak impressed on the hill climb at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The 500-kW (680 PS) prototype is the first fully-electric racing car to win the Goodwood Hill Climb. In doing so, the I.D. R… Read More News: The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak success story continues – with a historic record

News: 46G/KM, 141MPG AND 28 EV MILES WLTP: THE NEW MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV REMAINS A SOUND BUSINESS CHOICE

Last year’s annual trip to the beautiful isle of Anglesey was made even more agreeable by the transport used, the rather excellent 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV. So it came as something of a shock to realise that Mitsubishi are already preparing for the U.K. release of the 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, which goes on sale… Read More News: 46G/KM, 141MPG AND 28 EV MILES WLTP: THE NEW MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV REMAINS A SOUND BUSINESS CHOICE