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Mercedes A-Class hybrid review
Mercedes A 250 e
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Mercedes A-Class hybrid review

The smallest plug-in that Mercedes makes, the A 250 e is also one of the most efficient. It's a great, if not overly exciting, company-car choice
30 Sep 2022
New 2022 Mercedes GLC plug-in hybrid now on sale from £62,210
New 2022 Mercedes GLC
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New 2022 Mercedes GLC plug-in hybrid now on sale from £62,210

Merc’s BMW X3 rival is offered with two plug-in hybrid powertrains, plus an infotainment setup from the latest S-Class limo
30 Sep 2022
Top 10 best plug-in hybrid SUVs 2022
DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE
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Top 10 best plug-in hybrid SUVs 2022

The finest plug-in hybrid SUVs offer low running costs, enough electric range for daily use and excellent practicality. These are the best plug-in hyb…
29 Sep 2022
Hot Cupra Born in the works
Hot Cupra Born prototype
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Hot Cupra Born in the works

The year-old Cupra Born has been spotted in camouflage, suggesting a high-performance version is on its way soon
28 Sep 2022
Top 10 best hybrid and electric sports cars 2022
best hybrid and electric sports cars
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Top 10 best hybrid and electric sports cars 2022

Bringing thrills and performance with their powerful electric motors, these are the best electric and hybrid performance cars to buy in the UK in 2022
28 Sep 2022
DS 7 E-TENSE review
DS 7 360 driving
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DS 7 E-TENSE review

The plug-in hybrid DS 7 E-TENSE SUV offers up to 43 miles of electric range and plenty of luxurious touches, but it's quite expensive
28 Sep 2022
DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE updated with new look and bigger battery
DS 3 facelift
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DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE updated with new look and bigger battery

The smallest model in the DS range now manages 250 miles on a charge and should be slightly faster than before
27 Sep 2022
BMW X2 hybrid review
BMW X2
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BMW X2 hybrid review

BMW’s stylish coupe-SUV is too expensive and compromised in plug-in hybrid form to really make sense
23 Sep 2022
New Renault Trafic E-TECH electric van unveiled
Renault Trafic E-TECH
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New Renault Trafic E-TECH electric van unveiled

The electric version of Renault’s medium-size van offers range of 149 miles
22 Sep 2022
Smart EQ ForTwo Cabrio review
Smart EQ ForTwo Cabrio
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Smart EQ ForTwo Cabrio review

The Smart ForTwo Cabriolet is something of a modern classic – and it’s the only convertible two-seat electric city car money can buy
22 Sep 2022
Hybrid car lease: car leasing vs PCP
Kia Niro PHEV
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Hybrid car lease: car leasing vs PCP

Could leasing be the best option for you? We look at whether leasing is the best way to buy a hybrid car
22 Sep 2022
New Xpeng G9 electric SUV launched with 480kW charging speeds
Xpeng G9
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New Xpeng G9 electric SUV launched with 480kW charging speeds

Chinese Xpeng SUV could be coming to the UK with a 436-mile range
21 Sep 2022
Volkswagen ID.4 review
Volkswagen ID.4
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Volkswagen ID.4 review

Volkswagen's first electric family SUV is practical, spacious, good value and great to drive
16 Sep 2022
Peugeot e-308 electric hatchback and estate revealed
Peugeot e-308
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Peugeot e-308 electric hatchback and estate revealed

Peugeot has pulled the wraps of its fully electric versions of the 308 hatchback and estate, which will go on sale in 2023
13 Sep 2022
New MG4 EV electric hatchback: 443bhp range-topper revealed in China
MG Mulan Triumph Edition
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New MG4 EV electric hatchback: 443bhp range-topper revealed in China

MG Mulan Triumph Edition previews hot MG4 and hits 0-62mph in 3.8 seconds
31 Aug 2022
New 872bhp Polestar 6 launch model sells out in just a few days
Polestar 02 concept
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New 872bhp Polestar 6 launch model sells out in just a few days

Swedish brand’s “vision of a new era for sports cars” will be a Tesla Roadster rival, with design language and platform taken from flagship Polestar 5…
31 Aug 2022
Osprey charging network to expand with new garden centre partnership
Osprey charging hub
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Osprey charging network to expand with new garden centre partnership

Agreement with British Garden Centres will see Osprey chargers installed at 12 new locations across the UK
31 Aug 2022
Free electric-car charging near me: Does it exist? How do you get it?
Fiat 500 charging
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Free electric-car charging near me: Does it exist? How do you get it?

Our guide to charging your electric car without shelling out – and the situations when you should pay
30 Aug 2022
Used Renault ZOE Mk1 buying guide
Used Renault ZOE
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Used Renault ZOE Mk1 buying guide

All the information you need to know when buying a secondhand example of the Renault ZOE Mk1, which was produced between 2013 and 2019
30 Aug 2022
Hyundai Tucson Hybrid review
Hyundai Tucson Hybrid
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Hyundai Tucson Hybrid review

The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is a stylish, well built and practical hybrid family SUV that's up there with the best contenders in its class
26 Aug 2022
Top 10 best hybrid estate cars 2022
VW Passat Estate
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Top 10 best hybrid estate cars 2022

The best hybrid estate cars you can buy right now in the UK save you money on fuel, but still have plenty of space inside. Here are our top picks
24 Aug 2022
Audi Q4 e-tron review
Audi Q4 e-tron
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Audi Q4 e-tron review

Audi’s latest electric car shares a platform with the VW ID.4 and Skoda Enyaq iV, but superior interior quality, technology and comfort put it a step …
23 Aug 2022
Audi Activesphere concept previews luxury off-road EV coupe
Audi Activesphere concept
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Audi Activesphere concept previews luxury off-road EV coupe

Audi’s latest concept car will be revealed in early 2023
19 Aug 2022
2024 Porsche Macan electric: new pictures show coupe looks
Porsche Macan EV Nurburgring test 1
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2024 Porsche Macan electric: new pictures show coupe looks

The next-generation Porsche Macan will be electric only and uses some of the same parts as the Taycan
18 Aug 2022
Hyundai Ioniq 5 review
Hyundai Ioniq 5
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Hyundai Ioniq 5 review

With more presence than most supercars, ultra-rapid charging and luxury-car-like ride quality and interior comfort, the Hyundai Ioniq 5 is hard to fau…
18 Aug 2022
Kia EV6 review
Kia EV6
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Kia EV6 review

The first of the new breed of pure-electric cars from Kia impresses, offering sportier looks and handling than its Hyundai Ioniq 5 cousin
17 Aug 2022
New Nissan Townstar electric van: e-NV200 successor starts from £29,945
Nissan Townstar electric van
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New Nissan Townstar electric van: e-NV200 successor starts from £29,945

Nissan has taken the wraps off a new compact electric van, based on the same platform as the Renault Kangoo E-TECH and Mercedes eCitan
17 Aug 2022
Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid review
Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid
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Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid review

The Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid is a practical seven-seater SUV with good fuel economy, lots of standard equipment and up-to-date technology
16 Aug 2022
Skoda Enyaq iV updated for 2023 model year
Skoda Enyaq 2023
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Skoda Enyaq iV updated for 2023 model year

Skoda introduces infotainment upgrades and new option packs to its electric SUV, one of Europe’s most-popular EVs last year
16 Aug 2022
New Maxus T90EV electric pickup truck is now on sale in the UK
Maxus T90EV
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New Maxus T90EV electric pickup truck is now on sale in the UK

Prices start from £49,950 exc. VAT for the UK’s first EV pickup
15 Aug 2022
Volkswagen ID.Buzz pickup truck previewed in new image
VW ID.Buzz pickup patent
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Volkswagen ID.Buzz pickup truck previewed in new image

A new patent image shows Volkswagen is considering a pickup version of its ID.Buzz EV
15 Aug 2022
New 2022 Kia XCeed hybrid crossover: prices of facelifted car revealed
Kia XCeed 2022
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New 2022 Kia XCeed hybrid crossover: prices of facelifted car revealed

Kia XCeed PHEV comes in one trim level and starts from £32,595
11 Aug 2022
Top 10 slowest-depreciating electric and hybrid cars 2022
Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo x2
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Top 10 slowest-depreciating electric and hybrid cars 2022

Want to limit the amount you lose on a new car? These are the electric and hybrid models that hold on to the greatest proportion of their initial purc…
11 Aug 2022
Triple test: Hyundai Ioniq 5 vs Ford Mustang Mach-E vs Volkswagen ID.4
Hyundai Ioniq 5 vs Ford Mustang Mach-E vs Volkswagen ID.4
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Triple test: Hyundai Ioniq 5 vs Ford Mustang Mach-E vs Volkswagen ID.4

The Hyundai Ioniq 5 has received plenty of praise since its introduction. But how does it hold up against some of the best electric family cars around…
9 Aug 2022
Range anxiety: here's what happens when an electric car runs out
Hazard warning
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Range anxiety: here's what happens when an electric car runs out

What is range anxiety? Here's what happens when an electric car's battery runs out – and what you should do if it happens
8 Aug 2022
Hybrid vans: all you need to know
Ford Transit Custom PHEV hybrid
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Hybrid vans: all you need to know

Hybrid vans can bring significant fuel and tax savings for your business, but are they right for you and your company?
5 Aug 2022