Environment and energy

Why is hydrogen no longer the fuel of the future?

A lower carbon footprint is the aim of carmakers from Alfa Romeo to Volvo, yet many are ditching hydrogen plans

26 January 2022
Why is hydrogen no longer the fuel of the future?
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EV6 shows that Kia can challenge premium brands
Dealership, sales and marketing

Kia UK boss: how brand became an EV game-changer

Kia UK CEO Paul Philpott lifts the lid on what's gone well and what happens next for the brand

26 January 2022
Kia UK boss: how brand became an EV game-changer
Environment and energy

From the boardroom: Britishvolt aims for performance EV market

Nascent battery maker's boss explains why it will offer two different battery chemistries

24 January 2022
From the boardroom: Britishvolt aims for performance EV market
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Williams will supply motorsport-derived battery technology to industrial giant Fortescue
Tech, development and manufacturing

Metals giant buys Williams Advanced Engineering for £164m

Fortescue Metals acquires British technology firm in order to futureproof its fleet of trucks and trains

24 January 2022
Metals giant buys Williams Advanced Engineering for £164m
Tech, development and manufacturing

RAC adds Renault Zoe to patrol van fleet

Breakdown service company will trial small EV in both rural and urban settings

24 January 2022
RAC adds Renault Zoe to patrol van fleet
Tech, development and manufacturing

Business briefing: British hydrogen car maker reveals new roadmap

Riversimple CEO Hugo Spowers on why he feels the tiny fuel cell car could change how we view hydrogen vehicles

21 January 2022
Business briefing: British hydrogen car maker reveals new roadmap
Tech, development and manufacturing

Britishvolt secures £1.7 billion in funding for UK Gigaplant

Significant investment has come from private companies, with additional resource from the UK government

21 January 2022
Britishvolt secures £1.7 billion in funding for UK Gigaplant
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Matt Becker
Finance and corporate

Matt Becker joins Jaguar Land Rover as Mike Cross retires

Ex-Aston Martin chassis boss to lead JLR engineering but won't replace Cross, who leaves after 37 years

20 January 2022
Matt Becker joins Jaguar Land Rover as Mike Cross retires
Environment and energy

Number of public EV chargers in UK rises by 37%

Various companies installed 7600 new EV chargers across the nation last year

20 January 2022
Number of public EV chargers in UK rises by 37%
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The electric Fiat 500 will be one of the cars within Stellantis to benefit from over-the-air updates
Tech, development and manufacturing

Will Apple's over-the-air business model work in cars?

Car makers are looking to maximise revenue from software updates. Will they be the golden ticket?

20 January 2022
Will Apple's over-the-air business model work in cars?

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