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Nissan Leaf owners edging towards Billion kilometres driven

The LEAF is the first 100% electric car to come from Nissan and as a result of this achievement a number of LEAF owners are racing to one billion kilometres driven. With the innovative CarWings telemetry, Nissan are able to

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Tesla prepares UK electric highway for its battery powered rides

Plans are afoot for a UK “electric highway” if the battery powered car maker Tesla gets it’s own way. Like the infrastructure already in place across the pond, Tesla plan to litter the UK with charging points allowing Tesla owners “power” their

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VW unveils the 201BHP, 188MPG Golf GTE, mixing performance and efficiency

I’ve been a fan of the iconic Golf GTi for many years. My Mk2 8v was a cracking little car but it enjoyed a little too much to drink for my liking. VW have done a lot to improve the

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The future of the electric motorbike

Today’s designers of electric bikes are taking the best features of the conventional motorbike and combining them with advanced technology. The results mean that even the most traditional of bikers take a second look at electric motorcycles. And they’re finding

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The BMW i8. Official Launch Video & Frankfurt motorshow debut

We covered the new BMW i8 in details a little while ago but now the revolutionary BMW i8 has seen the light of day at this year’s prestigious Frankfurt Motor Show. Rather than bore you with the same details and

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Chevrolet Volt review – pricey but delivers the goods

The Chevrolet Volt Plug in Hybrid is not the cheapest car to buy, but you don’t have to do many miles a year to begin to appreciate the savings you can make. Hybrid cars are relatively new on the road,

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The BMW i8 mixes 95MPG with 362BHP

With the fan fare of the i3 now over, we thought we’d take the chance to introduce the next in the line up of BMW’s i brand: the i8. The i8 has been around in concept form for 4 years

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