Uber unveils a fleet of electric cars
Jo Bertram, regional general manager of Uber in the UK, said: "People already associate Uber with hybrid cars, but we now want to go a big step further with fully electric cars on the road from today. "We are determined to use technology to help tackle ...
Mercedes EQ range to lead Daimler EV product offensive
The sub-brand is expected to be named EQ after Mercedes' parent company, Daimler AG, filed numerous UK trademark applications with those letters. They include EQA, EQC, EQE, EQG and EQS, suggesting electric ... It is being created to provide Mercedes ...
Nissan Supplies Uber UK With 20 Leafs For Extensive EV Trial
"We are delighted to be working closely with Uber on what is a very exciting project that could ultimately lead to major improvements in air quality in London and across the UK", said Nissan Europe's Head of Electric Vehicles, Gareth Dunsmore. "With ...
Electric car buffs are getting charged up for Malvern town centre show on Sunday
... town this weekend. The show, organised by the Electric Automobile Association, or ElectrAA, will see Priory Park in the town playing host to a wide variety of electric vehicles. ... The full programme of talks is published on electra.org.uk ...
All-electric Nissan LEAF joins Uber London for air quality project
Automotive World (press release)
Nissan is working with the car hailing service Uber as it embarks on a new, major electric vehicle (EV) project as part of its commitment to tackling air pollution in London and across the UK. The carmaker has supplied a fleet of 20 all-electric Nissan ...
Uber launches fleet of electric cars in London to help tackle air pollution
Uber said it also has plans to introduce the vehicles to at least one other UK city this autumn. "People already associate Uber with hybrid cars, but we now want to go a big step further with fully electric cars on the road from today," said Jo Bertram ...
Nissan supports Uber with electric test vehicles
'We are confident this trial will prove a success and that Uber will join scores of taxi and private hire operators across the UK and wider Europe in recognising the financial and environmental benefits of Nissan's market-leading electric vehicles ...
Uber turns on electric vehicles in the UK, starting with 50 cars in ...
The race for who will take the lead in the next generation of automotive technology is on, and today Uber is kicking off a program that it hopes will help..
Uber plans to have 50 fully electric cars in London by end Sept
LONDON (Reuters) - Ride service Uber [UBER.UL], which allows users to instantly hail a taxi ride using their smartphone, said some British customers would soon be traveling in electric cars, in keeping with London's drive to lower emissions. Uber said ...
Uber is bringing electric cars to London
Their rides will now be studied by the Energy Saving Trust (EST), which will investigate the feasibility of running large numbers of electric private hire vehicles in the UK. If successful, Uber hopes to further expand its electric vehicle fleet to ...