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DfT to enable trials of rental e-scooters in several areas around the country.

E-scooter companies, working with local areas, will provide e-scooters on the street for hire, similar to the rental schemes seen in other countries.
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Britain’s biggest road project opens to traffic eight months early

The upgraded road was originally planned to open to traffic by December 2020, but now the last of the 24/7 roadworks have been removed and the new lanes are available for traffic, eight months ahead of schedule.
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Nine pieces of motoring tech that UK drivers want

Biometric access, virtual mirrors and augmented reality sat navs are among the technological additions to cars that could benefit British drivers in the near future.
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Infotainment systems can be more distracting than mobile phones or even some drugs!

Could the latest connectivity technology be putting our safety at risk?
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Alexa, tell me about electric vehicles: Go Ultra Low app launches

New app to promote uptake of electric vehicles launches on Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant Voiced by Ben Fogle, the…

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Electric vehicle charge points at supermarkets double in two years

Some 542 EV charger units were installed by supermarkets from the end of October 2017 to the end of 2019,…

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BSM launch trailblazing training for future driving instructors

BSM Driving Instructor Training (DIT) features virtual reality for the first time Allows trainees to go from start to finish…

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Automated cone laying vehicle trials due to start

New machines could save workers from 10-tonne loads per shift Dramatic footage shows how terrifying it can be putting out cones https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRMDWH1xVio&feature=youtu.be Highways…

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Electric taxis to go wireless thanks to new charging tech trial

Government investing £3.4 million in wireless charging technology trials at taxi ranks in Nottingham New technology could make it more…