The Royal wedding car that Prince Harry and Meghan left Windsor Castle in was Jaguar Classic's all-electric E-type. It was first revealed in 2017 at their Tech Fest event in London, amidst a promise that all its production vehicles will be electric by 2020. The E-type Zero is based on a 1968 Series 1½ E-type, restored and converted to electric power at JLR Classic’s new 14,000m sq headquarters in Coventry – just ten miles from the Browns Lane factory where E-types were origin
Nissan Energy Solar has now gone on sale in the UK, with the integrated home energy system starting at a little under £4,000. The set-up is quoted at enabling customers to save up to 66% on their energy bills, and packages everything required up into one domestic system. Using Nissan xStorage as an energy storage solution, home owners can utilise Nissan EV batteries for energy storage. Solar panels and a home energy management system complete the package. Nissan Energy Storag
The UK's electric vehicle market continued its now familiar growth in April, with more than 3,800 plug-in cars registered in April 2018 - representing 2.3% of the total UK car market. According to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), the figure sees electric vehicles far outstrip growth in other areas of the UK car market, with total plug-in registrations up 42% compared to last year. By comparison, the overall car market had a strong month in April 2018, bu
Meridian Vehicle Solutions is planning to start running a prestige medium-term rental fleet later this year, using the BMW 530e as a basis. Although the majority of the firm’s existing fleet is “semi premium”, Meridian says it’s finding considerable success with more premium models such as the BMW 530e and plans to start running a fleet of such vehicles and higher-end models, providing the kind of cars that would be seen on the top tier of a fleet policy in a major corporate.