The Electric Car Industry Is Getting Charged Up

The environment, though it never quite left anyone’s lips over the past few years, is seeing a big interest surge this month. It probably has a lot to do with Trump’s recent decision regarding the Paris Agreement. Most seem to think that it’s a harmful, retrograde decision – though it’s worth noting how little the Paris Agreement really does for the environment (its focus was on making the politicians involved look good!). In...

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The Electric Car Is Back And Better Than Ever

The electric car entered the market in the 90’s as a weird dream for scientists and eco-friendly nuts, desperate to make the car industry green. Unfortunately the first electric cars weren’t all that impressive. Their mileage was limited, their charging took forever and to be honest, they weren’t even that green. The amount of energy it took to power the first electric car could very easily have lit up an average sized house. But all...

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Electric Cars – What Are We Afraid Of?

Electric cars have been zooming round the corner for some time now – even as far back as the 1970s, it was rumoured that the internal combustion engine had had its day. Nowadays, it’s the electric car that’s driving the buzz for change, as an increasingly conscious society search for solutions to carbon emissions and climate change. So if electric cars are really the future, (and have been for over 30 years), why are so many of us...

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Introducing the 2014 Toyota Camry Hyrbid

The Toyota Camry has been in production  in one form or another since 1982, although it’s not sold here in the UK in under the Camry badge, the Camry was the best selling car in the US last year. The success of the Camry in the US has been unrivalled, holding the title of the best selling car for a whopping 11 years straight, selling more than 400,000 cars last year alone. The 2014 sees a refresh of the model with a wide array...

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Citroen’s DS3 jumps on the EV bandwagon with the Electrum

The Paris Motor Show has been awash with hybrids and electric vehicles from many of the worlds leading car manufacturers wanting to promote their new “green” ethos. Citroen has joined the party and unveiled its DS3 Electrum concept at the prestigious show. Building on the highly popular DS3 platform, Citroen hope to compete with other offerings from the likes of Ford and VW. The Electrum has an estimated range of just 75...

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