Porsche drops diesel in favour of hybrids and EVs

Porsche: We're 'not demonising diesel'


After months of speculation, it's now official: Porsche has permanently removed diesel power from its portfolio.
The Motor Awards 2018: Vote for the best Green Car of the Year

Motor Awards: Vote for the best Green Car


Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the Green Car of the Year contenders.
The Motor Awards 2018: Vote for the best Car Tech of the Year

Motor Awards: Vote for the best Car Tech


Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the Car Tech of the Year contenders.
Prince Charles's latest planet-saving move: taking delivery of an electric Jaguar I-Pace

Prince Charles takes delivery of electric Jaguar


He has installed solar panels on royal roofs, waged war on plastic and switched to low-energy light bulbs — and now the Prince of Wales has...
Dyson will build a £550m electric car test track in Britain

Dyson to build £550m test track in UK


Dyson will develop a “world-class vehicle testing campus” in Wiltshire, ahead of the expected launch of its first electric car in 2021.
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Most drivers won't buy electric car for a decade


British car buyers are holding back on buying an electric car by nearly a decade, according to new research by Auto Trader.
Audi PB18 e-tron electric supercar concept has a driver’s seat that slides to central position for track use

Audi PB18 e-tron concept supercar revealed


Audi has revealed its latest electric car concept – a wild track car and long-distance electric cruiser in one transforming package.
The Paper Time Machine book - colourised historical photos - lady charges her Colombia electric car in 1912

This was charging an electric car in 1912


A colourised image from book The Paper Time Machine gives us an incredible insight into electric car charging at the start of the 20th century.
World Rallycross delays electric car switch until 2021

Rallycross delays electric car switch


The World Rallycross Championship's switch to electric power has been pushed back to 2021 — a year later than originally planned.
Pininfarina teases 250mph electric supercar's interior

Pininfarina teases new 250mph supercar's interior


Pininfarina has showcased its upcoming supercar's interior, ahead of the 250mph vehicle's behind-closed-doors preview at Pebble Beach.

"Hypocritical" ministers keep buying petrol cars


The government wants drivers and car makers to switch to electric cars but its own ministers are failing to lead by example and buy hybrid or ele
Racing to the future: driving Jaguar's new I-Pace eTrophy race car

Driving Jaguar's new I-Pace eTrophy race car


Arriving at a sun-baked Silverstone circuit, the roar of high-revving engines and smell of burnt petrol fills the air. GTE sports cars are scream