Kids scream for EVs!

A new study reveals that half of British kids want their future car to be electric, with 78% believing we should do more to protect the environment

UK drivers agree EV taxes should be raised

A new study reveals that 87% of British motorists agree that the possible £40bn of fuel tax losses need to be recouped as EV adoption rockets

‘Driving will be illegal by 2050’

A new report claims that self-driving cars will stop humankind from driving manually – as safety and environmental impacts take priority

The AA set to deploy dedicated EV support service

The roadside assistance giant says it has decided to launch the new support package in response to increased demand

Aviation
Third of Brits say they would avoid flying to help the planet

In a new Sky Data survey, 28% of people said they would be willing to give up travelling by plane or reduce the amount they do

Carpooling
Hop in! Carpooling ‘saves 1.6m tonnes of CO2 emissions every year’

A new report based on one firm’s carpooling data suggests this reduction is acheived whilst doubling the number of people travelling

EV charging
Three-quarters of US drivers say EVs are the future of driving

That’s according to a new poll of 1,510 US motorists, which shows high perceived prices are currently a barrier to adoption

Rally driving
World Rally Championship to skid into electrification by 2022

Regulatory changes will be announced this year, giving carmakers time to adopt electric or hybrid vehicles

Children increasingly travelling to school by car, despite pollution fears

The percentage of primary school children walking or riding bikes to their place of education fell by 2% last year

Toyota scales up manufacture of hydrogen vehicle components

The automotive giant expects demand to increase 10-fold after 2020