06 Jun 2019

Jaguar Land Rover and BMW to collaborate on electric powertrains

Jaguar Land Rover and BMW have announced they’ll work together to build next-generation electric drive units and technologies in general.

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04 Jun 2019

Volkswagen ID.R claims electric record at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife – 6:05.336 minutes

The Volkswagen ID.R has followed up its Pikes Peak and Goodwood speed records by setting a new lap record at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife for an electric vehicle – lapping the track in 6:05.336 minutes.

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Continental claims its new 30kW electric motor is capable of regenerating twice as much electricity as competitor products and is perfect for 48-volt mild-hybrid applications.
28 May 2019

Continental reveals new electric motor for 48-volt mild-hybrid applications

Continental claims its new 30kW electric motor is capable of regenerating twice as much electricity as competitor products and is perfect for 48-volt mild-hybrid applications.

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Custom pull-out electric kitchen revealed for Rivian R1T
20 May 2019

Rivian R1T gets a custom pull-out electric kitchen

Custom pull-out electric kitchen revealed for Rivian R1T at the Overland Expo event last weekend in the US.

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PRACTICAL MOTORING SAYS: A stylish hatchback that feels more premium than most mass-market competitors (Commodore included), and looks more stylish than pretty well anything in the mid-size segment except maybe the Alfa Giulia. The low, raked roofline does cut a little into rear space, but otherwise it's a practical cabin. Assuming, that is, you don't need the  deeper cargo room of a crossover. On the road it strikes a good balance between fun and comfort.
17 Apr 2019

Peugeot Australia to focus on commercial vehicles and medium cars

Peugeot is relaunching in Australia with a focus on commercial vehicles and a mid-sized sedan with luxury aspirations.

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Hyundai Ioniq 2019 Review: Hybrid, Plug-In, Electric 81.43%
03 Apr 2019

Hyundai Ioniq 2019 Review: Hybrid, Plug-In and Electric

Toby Hagon’s 2019 Hyundai Ioniq Review With Price, Specs, Performance, Ride And Handling, Ownership, Safety, Verdict And Score.

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2019 Hyundai Kona EV Review 75.83%
22 Mar 2019

2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Review

Toby Hagon’s 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Review With Price, Specs, Performance, Ride And Handling, Ownership, Safety, Verdict And Score.

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Atlis XT electric dual-cab 4x4 coming in 2020
08 Jan 2019

Atlis XT electric dual-cab ute available for order…launching in 2020

The Atlis XT electric dual-cab ute is available for order now boasting four-wheel drive and a driving range of up to 800km. It’s expected to launch in 2020.

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2018 BMW i3s Review
31 Dec 2018

BMW opens up on transition to electrified vehicles

BMW sold more than 100,000 electrified vehicles in 2017 with 2018 figures set to hit around 150,000 sales. By 2025 it will have around 25 electrified vehicles in its range.

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Pininfarina Battista hypercar named
12 Dec 2018

1400kW electric Pininfarina hypercar to be called Battista

Pininfarina to call its 1400kW/2300Nm electric hypercar the Battista in honour of company founder Battista Pininfarina.

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27 Nov 2018

2019 Hyundai Ioniq hybrid, plug-in and electric priced for Australia

The 2019 Hyundai Ioniq will launch in Australia this month, complete with a full range of Prius-style petrol-electric hybrid, plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) and electric vehicle (EV) model grades. Priced from $33,990 plus on-road costs for the Ioniq Elite, and $38,990+ORC for the Ioniq Premium, the hybrid teams a

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fuel consumption testing - rolling road
05 Nov 2018

What is the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP)?

The Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure is now in-force in Europe but what is it? Here’s everything you need to know about it.

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2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Review by Practical Motoring 84%
03 Sep 2018

2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Review

Paul Horrell’s 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric review with price, specs, performance, ride and handling, ownership, safety, verdict and score.

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13 Aug 2018

What key modifications should you make to your 4×4 to make it a better towing vehicle?

Can you make a good 4×4 towing vehicle better? Yes. And here are the key modifications to make your 4×4 a better towing vehicle.

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Battery charge warning light
28 Jun 2018

Everything you need to know about 4×4 electrical power options

If you’re going to use your four-wheel drive for off-road adventures, you’re going to need a reliable and abundant source of power for all your electrical gear. These days there are more electrical power options than ever before.

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