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Why the Kia e-Niro was such a success

Why the Kia e-Niro was such a success

Branded as “the UKs best affordable electric car” when it was reviewed by Auto Express, the Kia e-Niro was a huge success when it came out. Originally available as a hybrid, the now facelifted ‘Niro EV’ (as it’s currently known) is only available as an all-electric car. But what made the first one so successul?

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My new friend, ZOE – long term test

My new friend, ZOE – long term test

“I knew the ZOE would make a good four-wheeled companion, but I wasn’t expecting to ‘miss’ it quite as much as I do.” Find out what happened when we gave Josh, one of the elmo team, a Renault ZOE to live with.

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Best electric sports cars in 2023

Best electric sports cars in 2023

The sports car industry has seen a significant shift towards electric cars, showcasing high performance battery-powered vehicles. This has broadened the definition of high-performance cars as electric cars offer a new level of power and performance. The EV revolution...

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Best EVs for summer road trips

Best EVs for summer road trips

A summer road trip can be a great way of taking a break from routine, and spending time with friends and family discovering new places. With ever improving charging infrastructure, battery technology making range anxiety a thing of the past, and the latest in-car...

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Life with an MG4 – is it worth it?

Life with an MG4 – is it worth it?

MG are determined to put to bed the idea that electric cars are ‘compromised’. The MG4 EV is their next assault on that, being branded as one of the best electric cars on sale this year. But what’s life like with one really?

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Vauxhall Corsa-e Review

Vauxhall Corsa-e Review

As small cars go, the Vauxhall Corsa has always been a popular one. But what’s the electric version like? Josh looks at how it stacks up compared to rivals in this review.

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Polestar 2 vs Tesla Model 3 – which is best?

Polestar 2 vs Tesla Model 3 – which is best?

These two were two of the first EVs to capture the imagination of those wanting to go electric: the Polestar 2 & Tesla Model 3. Both brilliant, but both quite different. We go through some of the key differences and things to consider when choosing which one is for you.

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Four reasons why you should consider a Renault ZOE

Four reasons why you should consider a Renault ZOE

Renault was an early adopter in the electric car market and was among the first companies to offer a fully-fledged electric car. The Renault Zoe and Nissan Leaf were pioneers in the first generation of electric cars, offering electric driving experiences ahead of...

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MG5 vs MG ZS EV – How do they compare?

MG5 vs MG ZS EV – How do they compare?

In the UK, MG electric cars have been around since 2019. Their whole offering focuses on excellent equipped, practical cars at an affordable price. Afterall, their slogan is “Get More”. With prices for their MG4 model starting below £27,000, their EV line-up undercuts...

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Top Electric Cars For City Driving 2023

Top Electric Cars For City Driving 2023

​Cars and cities don’t always go hand in hand but choosing an electric car can help to avoid the pitfalls of driving around a city. In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the best electric city cars and share with you our top 9.

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