Industry highlights week 22 – 26 May 2023

Average Battery Range For New Electric Vehicles Almost 300 Miles

The average distance a new electric car coming to the market for the first time in 2023 can travel on a single charge is almost 300 miles, new analysis suggests.

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European Car Giants Face EV China Crisis

China is the world’s biggest EV market and accounted for 60% of global sales in 2022. The market has been powered by government subsidies which will end this year. That said, the market looks capable of surviving and thriving without them.

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Lotus Chooses Stripe To Power Payments For Its First Mainstream Electric Vehicle

Stripe, a financial infrastructure platform for businesses, has announced that Lotus has selected Stripe as an exclusive payments partner for the automaker’s direct-to-consumer sales strategy across mainland Europe.

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Electric City Bus Sales Overtake Diesel In Europe In 2023

For well over one hundred years, the internal combustion engine has reigned supreme over our roads. For one small but significant transport sector, the humble city bus, its reign has neared its end.

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Caterham EV Seven: Lightweight Electric Sports Car Concept

British sports carmaker Caterham has made progress on its all-electric Seven series announced two years ago. The company just presented what it calls a technology development showcasing a future electric Caterham Seven that delivers the first performance data.

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Industry highlights week 11 – 15 December 2023

Alfa Romeo has confirmed that its next new model – a compact crossover which will be available as a fully-electric car – will be called the Milano. That reverses months of speculation that the car would be called the Brennero.

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Industry highlights week 04 – 08 December 2023

Henderson Group and bp pulse have signed a partnership agreement to install ultra-rapid changing for up to 200 electric vehicles (EVs) at around 100 Henderson Retail sites across Northern Ireland within the next two years.

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