Posts Tagged uk

Mitsubishi UK Notes Record Used Outlander PHEV Sales

The most popular plug-in electric vehicle sold in UK – the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, has now begun to drive up Mitsubishi’s used sales as older models are being turned back in to the automaker. In January and February, more than 320 were sold (45% of all pre-owned Mitsubishi), increasing Mitsu’s used…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 19

Detroit Electric SP:01 Finally Production Bound…Again?

Detroit Electric, best known from its long and winding road from a would-be Detroit based automaker to a Chinese owned/European export, and its attempt to repeat Tesla’s path to success via the Roadster with its own Lotus-based SP:01, has rarely been heard from recently.  Until now. The company’s latest press release revives hope that Detroit Electric…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 3

New Tax Brackets Could Hurt Electric Car Sales In UK

UK is one of the largest plug-in car markets in Europe with 36,917 new passenger plug-in registrations in 2016. That number include 24,714  PHEVs. According to Autoexpress, new car tax brackets that will be introduced in April will limit exemptions: “The government’s new car tax brackets will move 66% of…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 10

Chargemaster To Open Electric Vehicle-Only Dealership In UK

Chargemaster is about to launch the UK’s first shopping center and multi-brand showroom. Called the EV Experience Centre, it will open  in Milton Keynes later this Spring. Chargemaster is known mostly for its charging stations and POLAR charging network, and won a £9-million contract from Go Ultra Low to build the…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 3