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Drivers in growing charge for electric cars

Research shows the number of motorists now considering an electric vehicle as their next purchase has risen by 32% in the last 12 months.

EV market to plug into Tesla chargers?

Tesla boss Elon Musk has claimed that the EV manufacturer will start opening up its charging network to cars of other makes later this year.

Covid car sales not as bad as first thought

The negative effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on the new and used car markets was not as bad as first thought, new research has shown.

Britain’s best-selling new cars, June 2021

The positive tone for new car sales continued into June, although a couple of the top ten best-sellers were affected by supply issues.

Supply issues complicate new car sales results

New car registration results for June were another step forward as the UK reopens, altough supply issues complicated the numbers somewhat.

Rivervale and Virtus Energy form partnership

Rivervale stocks hundreds of electric and hybrid car leasing options, and we are proud to announce our new partnership with Virtus Energy.

Britain’s best-selling cars, May 2021

It was Golf to the fore in May as VW dominated the new car sales charts. It was siesta for Fiesta, though, as Ford fell down the charts.

Fleets drive new car sales growth in May

New car registrations enjoyed the most 'normal' month they've had all year in May, as sales showed good improvments – with some caveats.

£300m Ofgem project to install 3,550 EV chargers

UK energy regulator Ofgem is to add 3,550 new charging points to the UK's electric vehicle network within the next two years.

Britain’s best-selling cars, April 2021

As car showrooms reopened across the UK in April after the latest lockdown, these were the ten best-selling new cars.

Car sales soar but still a long way to go

UK new car registrations showed good signs of recovery in April, although sales were still a long way off the heady days of 2015 and 2016.

Car insurance cheaper as travel bans curb drivers

One positive effect of the Covid-19 pandemic is that car insurance premiums have fallen to their lowest average since 2015.

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