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LUNAR ROVING VEHICLE 31 JULY 1971

Is it obvious that the lunar landings of the 1970s used electric vehicles to roam the surface of the moon in their pursuit of scientific experiments?

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Issue 28

SPARKING A MASS TRANSIT REVOLUTION

Trains, planes and automobiles – the public and private-hire transport sectors can benefit greatly from electrification. Autovolt looks at the latest developments

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Issue 28

HONDA e

Tim Barnes-Clay drives one of the hotest electric cars to hit the market this year, but is its range and size one compromise too many for the family man?

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Issue 28

FULLY LOADED

Electrified light commercial vehicles are on the rise, and with a number of newcomers set to arrive, eLCVs look set to finally deliver.

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Issue 28

VOLVO S60/V60 T8 Twin Engine AWD R-Design

Plug-in hybrid technology turns the S60 into a potent, if slightly leftfield, alternative to the German super-saloons.

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Issue 28

REAR VIEW

Does ‘dream driving’ work in electric cars?

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Issue 28

FORD MUSTANG MACH-E

Ford’s first real stab at a full-fat EV is one to take notice of, finds Jonathan Musk.

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Issue 28

ŠKODA CITIGOe iV

Škoda’s first EV also happens to be one of the cheapest on the market, finds Jonathan Musk.

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Issue 28

Ford Mondeo Estate Hybrid (HEV)

A more practical and family-friendly bodystyle elevates eco-Mondeo’s allure. Richard Gooding reports.

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Issue 28

Electromobility Evolution

How ABB is positioning itself at the forefront of a practical global e-mobility infrastructure.

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Issue 27

Lotus Returns

Lotus’ first new model in 11 years is electric, crazy, and everything we’ve always wanted.

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Issue 27

Mini Cooper SE

Mini’s first electric car comes in at an attractive price point, finds Jonathan Musk

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Issue 27

Honda E

Honda’s adorable electric car certainly looks the business, but is it more than just skin deep, asks Jonathan Musk?

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Issue 27

Renault Zoe

Renault’s updates transform the new ZOE into a premium hatchback that just happens to be electric, discovers Jonathan Musk.

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Issue 27

Tesla Model 3

It’s been a long wait for the Model 3, but can it live up to the hype after all this time?

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Issue 27

Zero Hour

Zero’s latest electric bike changes the game, finds Jonathan Musk, with its distinctive design, ground-up approach and smart technology.

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Issue 26

Thinking Mainstream

Having set global sales records with the Leaf, Nissan is looking at new ways to broaden the appeal of electrification. In an uncertain market, Ken Ramirez, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Nissan Europe, says the direction of travel is clear.

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Issue 26

Tesla Model Y

Move over Model 3, Tesla’s fourth model is its most important yet, reckons Jonathan Musk.

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Issue 26

Octopus Electric Vehicles

Fiona Howarth, CEO at Octopus Electric Vehicles, explains what the company is up to, how its services can benefit EV drivers and what’s in store for our electric future.

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Issue 26

Lexus Es Hybrid

The ES is Lexus’s newest volley at the executive class – but in a world full of diesel and plug-in SUVs, can a hybrid-only saloon make sense?

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Issue 26

Id.ea

From the ashes of dieselgate, Volkswagen is reborn electric. This is the story of how the world’s largest carmaker fell from grace only to rebound as the world’s most important electric car maker.

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Issue 26

Hyundai Nexo

Is hydrogen the fuel of the future? It’s a radical and provocative question that’s often immediately dismissed by battery-electric car drivers, but can Hyundai’s latest fuel cell powered car change common perceptions

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Issue 26

300 Miles In 5 Minutes

Lithium-ion batteries are the key technology of the next decade, the world’s next biggest commodity and an essential factor in the widespread market adoption of EVs. StoreDot’s Dr Doron Myersdorf explains why.

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Issue 26

Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid Sport Turismo

Paul Beard drives Porsches performance hybrid Panamera and finds it sets a high precedent for future Porsche electric vehicles.

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July - October 2018

BMW i3S

Having experienced the standard BMW i3 last year, and been impressed with it, Paul Beard finds out whats new in the sportier i3S, now with enlarged battery.

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July - October 2018

Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine

The award winning XC60 T8 offers a lot of cars in one package: family car, sports car, electric car, off-road car, luxury car and more

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July - October 2018

How Will The Other Half Charge?

Keith Johnston, cofounder of Urban Electric, talks on-street charging, the problems and solutions for the future and why the companys popup plug-in could be the answer to EV adoptionand reducing air pollution.

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July - October 2018

Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Volkswagen rocked the car industry with the Dieselgate scandal, but pushed ahead with its electric vehicle ambitions insome style on 24 June 2018 by conquering the fearsome Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.

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July - October 2018

Formula E Season 5

With its first race just four short years ago in 2014, Formula E has become the go-to championship for budding manufacturers to make a name for themselves in the world of electric racing.

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July - October 2018

An Arctic Adventure

Beth Lily travels from the UK to Nordkapp, the Northern-most point in Europe, and back in four very different electric cars: A Tesla Roadster, Tesla Model S, BMW i3, and a 30kWh Nissan Leaf.

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July - October 2018