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Peugeot launches all new 408 Fastback

Peugeot has launched the all new 408, a new fastback model which is based on the existing 308 and combines a saloon, SUV and hatchback all into one car. The 408 has five doors, but is longer and taller than the 308 on which it is based. The 408 will come with a range of combustion only and hybrid engines when it becomes available early next year. There will be […]

Volkswagen is working on a sporty ID. Buzz GTX

Volkswagen has revealed that it is working on a more sporty version of the recently announced ID. Buzz minibus. The company has announced that, over time the GTX badge will come to all of tis electric cars under the ID brand, which includes the ID. Buzz minibus. So far, VW has two GTX models in the lineup, the ID.4 GTX and the ID.5 GTX. Both have four wheel drive, with […]

The first Rivian DC fast charging sites are going live this week

The first DC fast charging sites from Rival are due to go live this week in the US, with the first ones launching in Colorado and California. Initially, there is to be three sites in the US and all supporting DC fast charging, at over 200kW. The Rivian Adventure Network will available for both Rivian owners and users who have any other EV, however the DC fast chargers will only […]

Polestar announces support for Apple CarPlay

Polestar, the maker of electric vehicles and related to Volvo has recently announced support for Apple CarPlay on its Polestar 2 model. The support will come via a new over-the-air update. Apple CarPlay adds an iPhone-like experience on the car dashboard, with support for Apple Maps, Apple Music, Siri and third party apps such as Waze. Apple CarPlay is now available! It's rolling out in the new software update, incrementally, […]

TP-Link launches new smart plug with HomeKit support

TP-Link makes some popular home accessories, from bulbs to smart plugs and now finally, support for HomeKit. TP-Link has been holding out on supporting Apple’s smart home standard for a while now, but recently the company launched a new plug with HomeKit support. The new Kasa Smart Plug is on sale now in the US, at a cost of around $12.50 per plug, with a four pack on Amazon now […]

Ford has recalled 49k Mustang Mach Es due to overheating batteries

Ford has recently announced a new recall for the Mustang Mach E which is affecting around 49,000 cars. Ford has also asked all dealers to pause deliveries of the car until the issue is resolved. The main issue is that the Mach E could overheat, caused by the high-voltage battery connectors overheating. This could result in the car not starting or to lose power while in motion. Ford has stated […]

Weekends with the interface – Best stories of the week

Another week has gone by and its time, once again to go over the best stories we covered here on the interface. New Volkswagen ID. Buzz priced from £57,115 in the UK Pre-orders will take place between now and 30th June and it’ll go on sale in July. Read more BMW announces brand new iX1, an all electric SUV with 272 miles of range The iX1 is an all electric SUV […]

BMW reveals the official specs and pricing for the new M3 Touring

BMW yesterday revealed the long awaited M3 Touring, it’ll make an official world debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this week, but the company has now revealed the pricing, release date and full specs. This is the first ever M3 estate car BMW has ever released and is part of an ongoing celebration for the 50th anniversary of the M division, at BMW. The new M3 Touring is due […]

As the Vauxhall Corsa turns 40, a special edition inspired by the Nova is released

Earlier this week, the Vauxhall Corsa turned 40 years old and to celebrate, Vauxhall has announced a new special edition called the ‘Vauxhall Corsa-e Anniversary Edition’ which is the top spec Corsa, in EV only and the S Line trim. The new car is inspired by the Vauxhall Nova, which was launched back in 1982. The Nova was the previous name Opel and Vauxhall used back then for the Corsa, […]