Tech, development and manufacturing

Report: UK government offers Rivian incentives for UK factory

Financial Times reveals the government has offered Rivian a new motorway junction, rail link and training facilities

3 December 2021
Report: UK government offers Rivian incentives for UK factory
Finance and corporate

Report: Volkswagen to decide future of CEO Herbert Diess

Discussions ongoing over Diess's position following tensions with labour unions

3 December 2021
Report: Volkswagen to decide future of CEO Herbert Diess
Tech, development and manufacturing

Lunaz to electrify commercial vehicle fleets in UK

Silverstone EV specialist to dramatically expand its facilities with new focus on decarbonisation

2 December 2021
Lunaz to electrify commercial vehicle fleets in UK
Environment and energy

Mercedes-Benz agrees deal to speed solid-state battery development

German car giant invests in solid-state specialists Factorial Energy

30 November 2021
Mercedes-Benz agrees deal to speed solid-state battery development
Government and legislation

New UK government figures reveal one in 50 cars untaxed

An estimated 1.9% of vehicles on the road in the UK are unlicensed, costing around £119 million in DfT revenue

30 November 2021
New UK government figures reveal one in 50 cars untaxed
Tech, development and manufacturing

Volvo records growth of £2bn in first nine months of 2021

Swedish marque improves upon its 2020 revenues, but a recent production drop has hit sales

30 November 2021
Volvo records growth of £2bn in first nine months of 2021
Nissan CEO Makoto Uchida and COO Ashwani Gupta
Nissan CEO Makoto Uchida and COO Ashwani Gupta unveiled Ambition 2030 plan
Environment and energy

Nissan to launch 15 new EVs by 2030, solid state batteries by 2028

Nissan details ambitious transformation plan, which focuses on sustainability and connectivity

29 November 2021
Nissan to launch 15 new EVs by 2030, solid state batteries by 2028
Government and legislation

How a Labour government would drive to zero transport emissions

Exclusive interview with Labour shadow transport secretary Jim McMahon

29 November 2021
How a Labour government would drive to zero transport emissions
Tech, development and manufacturing

Electric vehicle centre of excellence opens in Milton Keynes

Intertek will conduct quality testing and develop EV powertrain systems at new facility

26 November 2021
Electric vehicle centre of excellence opens in Milton Keynes
2 chassis
REE is building a facility which will produce its unique 'corner' hardware
Tech, development and manufacturing

REE to build innovative EV drivetrains at new UK factory

Israeli start-up will expand its UK operations, which already include a Warwickshire development centre

26 November 2021
REE to build innovative EV drivetrains at new UK factory

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