March 3, 2016The all-new Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid is aiming for 37g/km CO2 emissions and a range of 33 miles.
March 2, 2016The DS E-TENSE is a 100% electric-powered supercar that produces 516Nm of torque, 402hp and zero emissions.
February 29, 2016The all-electric Aston Martin RapidE is due to go on sale in 2018 as a result of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) being signed between Aston Martin and global technology company LeEco.
February 26, 2016BMW will offer five Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles this year in the form of the 141mpg BMW 225xe Active Tourer, the 148mpg BMW 330e Saloon, BMW 740e and 740Le xDrive, which will join the BMW X5 xDrive40e.
February 25, 2016The pure electric Opel Ampera-e will be launched in 2017 and it is claimed to have a longer range on a full charge than most electric cars, yet also be affordably priced.
January 12, 2016The all-wheel drive Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active Concept features a petrol-electric plug-in hybrid drive to give a fuel economy figure of 75 MPGe and an electric range of up to 20 miles.
January 6, 2016The zero-emission Volkswagen BUDD-e minivan is the first Volkswagen concept car based on the new Modular Electric Drive Kit (MEB).
December 17, 2015The government has today (17 December 2015) announced a long-term extension to its' plug-in car grant.
December 17, 2015Beating Spirit celebrated the opening of Tesla’s Manchester South Service Centre by being taken for a spin by the Autopilot in a Tesla Model S P90D.
October 22, 2015Electric Aston Martin's don't get mentioned very much here at Beating Spirit, but that might be about to change as the company has now showcased a fully electric concept of its Rapide S four-door sports saloon.