News: FORM AND COLOUR OF THE ID. FAMILY: NEW DESIGN FOR THE ID.R.

They say that a change is as good as a rest and so a new look for the Volkswagen ID.R. could be seen as being very restful. For those that are new to the ID.R. story, the project started in 2018, with the fully-electrically driven race car from Volkswagen Motorsport sporting grey, blue and red… Read More News: FORM AND COLOUR OF THE ID. FAMILY: NEW DESIGN FOR THE ID.R.

News: RANGE RECORD: ID.3 MAKES THE JOURNEY FROM ZWICKAU TO SWITZERLAND ON A SINGLE CHARGE

Whether you’re a believer in the direction that car manufacturers are heading or not, there’s no getting away from the fact that the Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) is no longer a quirky machine loved by the few but is finally becoming more and more accepted by the mainstream. And it’s into this environment that Volkswagen… Read More News: RANGE RECORD: ID.3 MAKES THE JOURNEY FROM ZWICKAU TO SWITZERLAND ON A SINGLE CHARGE

News: NISSAN DEALERS PREPARING FOR INTRODUCTION OF GREEN NUMBERPLATES FOR EVs

It’s been confirmed at the news desk over at MotorMartin Towers that NISSAN dealers are preparing for the arrival of a new kind of numberplate this autumn. The plates, MotorMartin has been told, are being brought in especially for electric vehicles and have an eye-catching green flash on the left-hand side to highlight the fact… Read More News: NISSAN DEALERS PREPARING FOR INTRODUCTION OF GREEN NUMBERPLATES FOR EVs

News: HONDA HYBRID & EV BATTERIES GET ‘SECOND LIFE’ IN NEW RECYCLING INITIATIVE

Due to a lot of myths and untruths regarding battery packs being posted recently, Honda Motor Europe has explained to MotorMartin how they are expanding their battery recycling partnership with SNAM (Société Nouvelle d’Affinage des Métaux) to advance the sustainable usability of its end-of-life traction batteries. The pan-European arrangement, they say, will see SNAM collect… Read More News: HONDA HYBRID & EV BATTERIES GET ‘SECOND LIFE’ IN NEW RECYCLING INITIATIVE