Motorsport can help the car industry reduce emissions, and the recently-launched Advanced Propulsion Centre can help make this happen. This was one of the main messages at the Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) International Low Carbon Racing Conference 2015 which took place at Autosport International on 7 January.
BMW has won the Beating Spirit Greenest Manufacturer of the Year Award 2014, for the efforts that the company has made with its mainstream models, but particularly with the i sub-brand.
Beating Spirit exists to report on cars that are great to drive and that also demonstrate class-leading efficiency. Over the last year we’ve reviewed a wide range of models to see if they meet this criteria; these are the Beating Spirit Top 10 Green Cars for 2014.
Hydrogen is the perfect fuel – in theory – as hydrogen cars emit only water, however hydrogen cars have been ’10 years away’ for the last 10 years at least; but with the latest developments by manufacturers such as Honda, are they now a more viable proposition for the average motorist?
The inaugural race of Formula E got under way on Saturday 13th September. The first fully electric racing series is officially homologated by the FIA and is the most definitive step towards greener motorsport since Formula-1 was hybridised.
If you want to see the latest low and ultra-low emission vehicles – as well as development vehicles that aren’t even on sale yet – then Cenex LCV is the event to attend. Here’s our ‘pick of the show’ of the low carbon vehicles at LCV2014 that you need to know about…
Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) Event 2014 included the latest low carbon vehicles; a conference about industry developments; and an exhibition of suppliers of low carbon technology: read our review and watch Robert Llewellyn’s video…
With just two days to go to Cenex LCV, the UK’s leading low carbon vehicle event for the automotive industry, the main attractions are now confirmed.
Vehicle manufacturers have recently invested more of their resources into producing the next generation of cars with less concern about speed, and more focus on MPG and CO2, but what can we expect future green cars to look like? Here are some of latest eco cars to come out of the design studio and onto the production line.
There were a number of key messages that came out of the 2014 Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership Conference, which we cover below, but one of the main themes was how the UK economy has benefited from the recent growth of the automotive industry, and how low carbon policy has assisted with this.