Category: Automotive

1 Sep

Shell to install 50,000 electric vehicle charging points

24 Aug

Ride-hailing giant Didi halts plan to launch in UK

18 Aug

On-street charging moves nearer after Trojan Energy funding round

18 Aug

Low carbon auto tech charged up with £91m funding to accelerate green recovery in the UK

12 Aug

8 month old grocery start-up snapped up by U.S rival

11 Aug

E-scooter startup Voi raises $45M

10 Aug

Second-hand car sales soar amid shortages

5 Aug

The future of the British High Street

5 Aug

Electric car charging firm eyes £500m London listing

4 Aug

Vietnamese on-demand e-commerce platform Loship gains $100M valuation

3 Aug

Bolt raises €600 million to build ‘Super App’

7 Jul

Verkor raises $100M, signs electric car battery agreement with Renault

6 Jul

Vauxhall to build electric vans at Ellesmere Port

1 Jul

Gap to close all 81 stores in UK

1 Jul

Nissan announces major UK electric car expansion

23 Jun

London-based Caura raises £4.2M to remove the headaches of car ownership

22 Jun

Aston Martin legal dispute over £2.5m Valkyrie ‘hypercar’

24 May

Britain’s electric car charging network to get £300m boost

5 May

Uber rival Bolt enters car-sharing, launches Bolt Drive

26 Apr

UK replaces France as Europe’s second largest electric car market

21 Apr

Micromobility startup Dott raises £61M: plans to launch e-bikes in London by Summer

8 Apr

UK electric car sales surge despite Covid lockdown

7 Apr

EV charging payment startup Mina now valued at £6M after raising latest funding

1 Apr

Volkswagen admits ‘Voltswagen’ name change was a joke amid confusion

29 Mar

The hottest electric vehicle startups of UK in 2021

29 Mar

Parklife 2021 line-up released with Dave and Megan Thee Stallion to headline

29 Mar

Shops to be allowed extended opening hours when lockdown eases

17 Mar

Uber to pay drivers a minimum wage, holiday pay and pensions

5 Mar

Uber rival bolt gets £17.3m backing from the World Bank’s IFC

2 Mar

Matchesfashion chief executive Ajay Kaven exits

2 Mar

Volvo cars to go all-electric by 2030

26 Feb

New Peugeot badge references 1960s logo and signals upmarket rebrand

19 Feb

Ford to go ‘all electric’ in Europe by 2030

15 Feb

Apple approached Nissan to work on autonomous car project

3 Feb

Uber to buy leading alcohol delivery service Drizly in $1.1bn deal

28 Jan

UK car production slumps to lowest level since 1984

15 Jan

Kia presents its new brand purpose and future strategy

13 Jan

UBER BUSINESS RIVAL ALERT: Gett raises £84m for its on-demand ride-hailing platform for corporate users

11 Dec

Rising retail star Pure Electric unveils European expansion plans

17 Dec

Bolt’s £135m raise amid pandemic shows investors hold high hopes for Uber rival

18 Nov

Halfords profits soar in ‘very strong’ first half

17 Nov

UK-based used car platform Cazoo hits over £150m revenues in 2020

16 Nov

UK battery startup Zenobe Energy secures £150m to trigger electric vehicle and battery revolution

13 Nov

The Week That Was 13.11.2020

13 Nov

Uber rival Bolt to invest around £100M in micromobility to expand across 100 cities in Europe

12 Nov

Rolls-Royce plans fleet of 16 mini nuclear power stations across UK

11 Nov

TIER Mobility raises £188.5m

22 Oct

Tesla sales hit new record

6 Oct

UK new car sales slump to a 21-year low

23 Sep

Voice and mobile payments driving rise of ‘in-car commerce’

21 Sep

Sales of eco-friendly cars overtake diesel

3 Sep

UK drivers mull over electric switch

3 Sep

UK drivers mull electric switchover

11 Aug

Gett and Ola announce strategic partnership as businesses return to work

13 Aug

Lyft clings to signs of recovery after pandemic dents revenue

12 Aug

ChargePoint secures additional $127m funding

6 Aug

Uber picks up Autocab to push into places its own app doesn’t want to go

31 Jul

Self-driving startup Argo AI hits $7.5 billion valuation

20 Jul

Xpeng raises $500m as Chinese EV makers step up capital hunt

2 Jul

Jaguar Land Rover targets mobility market with car subscription scheme

2 Jul

Tesla overtakes Toyota to become world’s most valuable carmaker

30 Jun

Mercedes-Benz to pull plug on subscription service

1 Jun

UK car sales set to surge as showrooms reopen, but demand will fade quickly

18 May

Carmakers press for EU and UK subsidies after slump in demand

15 May

Coronavirus will usher in the age of industrial robots

14 May

Uber and Addison Lee to install protective screens

25 Mar

Cazoo raises record £100m funding

19 Mar

Big Motoring World duo launch Carzam online car retail platform

24 Feb

Renault set to launch battery-powered version of its Twingo minicar

5 Mar

Volkswagen signs three-year partnership with British Gas owner Centrica

4 Feb

Electric cars set to soar on fuel ban

31 Jan

Carmaking slumps amid “reputation repair” need

23 Jan

Tesla in overdrive as it beats VW valuation

17 Jan

Toyota set to take off with flying taxis

16 Jan

UK unicorn Arrival receives €100m investment

8 Jan

Sony debuts electric car concept at CES

19 Dec

Jaguar Land Rover rescues off-road racer Bowler out of administration

18 Dec

Fiat set to merge with Peugeot and Vauxhall

10 Dec

Strong SUV sales to harm emissions drive

4 Dec

Insurtech newbie Cuvva Raises £15m for launch

3 Dec

Used car portal Cazoo pockets £80m for launch

21 Nov

Aston Martin unveils SUV aimed at wealthy women

13 Nov

Carwow – B2B Communications and Events Manager

24 Oct

Honda plans to “electrify” all Euro vehicle production by 2022

14 Oct

AA takes brakes off search for new chairman to propel digitisation

7 Oct

Cazoo hires chief data officer as car buying and rental startup preps launch

1 Oct

Uber snaps up London rooftop space as it prepares for launch of flying taxis