Kia is bringing seamless Plug&Charge to its electric vehicles in Europe. Plug&Charge will be available with the EV9 upon launch and will gradually be rolled out to future Kia electrified models.
This charging technology allows Kia customers to connect their EV with any Plug&Charge capable public charging station without additional identification or intermediate step needed to start the charging process, as authentication is fully automated.
Briggs Automotive Company has secured two major award wins at the 2023 Northern Automotive Alliance Awards, including the prestigious Company of the Year title.
The technology-driven supercar brand from Liverpool also claimed the NAA’s International Trade Award and was highly commended in the Manufacturing Excellence and Logistics Excellence categories, making it a hugely successful outing for the organisation.
Tool theft is on the rise with more than a third (36%) of van drivers falling victim to theft last year, representing a 33 per cent increase since 2020, according to research by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.
UK tradespeople reported £3.5 billion worth of stolen equipment last year, resulting from this rise in crime and almost fifty per cent (48%) of van drivers confess to keeping more than £2,150 worth of tools in their vans overnight.