Honda calls on government to support hybrids

Honda calls on government to support hybrids

Credit to Honda for this message to the UK Government, which many in the industry will privately agree with. There are, of course, different perspectives here, and there may even be some that will see this as an attack on BEV. But it is not, its a plea for pragmatism....
Can we talk about Electric Vehicles?

Can we talk about Electric Vehicles?

Read a “car crash” of an exchange on LinkedIn this morning between an advocate of EV and someone worried about the supply of Lithium (and presumably other materials) for batteries. It was all there, disagreement yes, but conflicting data presented as facts, emotion...
Innovation in Electric Car Design

Innovation in Electric Car Design

I took this photo at the Geneva Motor-show a couple of years back. It’s the all electric Microbus that VW have been threatening to make for a couple of years now. We need cars like this. There’s something a little sad about EVs built to look like current petrols and...
Why 25% saving is better than none at all

Why 25% saving is better than none at all

I commented yesterday on a post by Volkswagen AG announcing their new car transport ship which is LNG powered and will emit around 25% less CO2 than a conventional ship. According to VW “carbon dioxide emissions are reduced by up to 25 percent, nitrogen oxide by up to...