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Chris Rosamond

Volkswagen e-Golf (2014-2019) review
VW e-Golf
Volkswagen e-Golf

Volkswagen e-Golf (2014-2019) review

The Volkswagen e-Golf offers all the practicality of Volkswagen's five-door hatchback and is almost as good to drive, too
23 Apr 2021
Toyota Mirai review
Toyota Mirai
Toyota Mirai

Toyota Mirai review

The Toyota Mirai provides a taste of how good hydrogen fuel-cell technology can be, but it's not a feasible option for private motorists just yet
24 Mar 2021
Electric car smart charging explained
Charging
Your questions answered

Electric car smart charging explained

What is smart charging – and is it worth the added cost of installation?
19 Mar 2021
Electric car charging cables explained
Cables
Your questions answered

Electric car charging cables explained

We explore the reasons for buying extra charging cables – and explain the options
17 Mar 2021
Best EV tariffs: electricity deals for electric-car owners
Your questions answered

Best EV tariffs: electricity deals for electric-car owners

Why should you choose a tailored electric-car tariff for your home electricity – and how much can you save?
15 Mar 2021
Lexus IS 300h (2013-2020) review
Lexus IS 300h
Lexus IS

Lexus IS 300h (2013-2020) review

The Lexus IS 300h is a compact executive saloon that was available exclusively with petrol-electric hybrid power
27 Jan 2021
Lexus NX 300h review
Lexus NX
Lexus NX

Lexus NX 300h review

The Lexus NX 300h is a sporty-looking hybrid SUV that’s luxurious and comfortable, but loses out to plug-in rivals for efficiency and driving fun
11 Dec 2020
Lexus ES 300h review
Lexus ES
Lexus ES

Lexus ES 300h review

The Lexus ES 300h is luxurious, good to drive and beautifully built, with CO2 emissions that will please company-car taxpayers
11 Dec 2020
Lexus LC 500h review
Lexus LC
Lexus LC

Lexus LC 500h review

With stunning concept-car looks and thrilling performance, the LC proves ‘hybrid’ needn’t mean dull
18 Aug 2020
Infiniti Q50 Hybrid running costs
Infiniti Q50

Infiniti Q50 Hybrid running costs

There’s little about the Infiniti Q50 Hybrid to suggest it was designed with economy in mind
1 Sep 2019
Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) electric motor, drive & performance
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) electric motor, drive & performance

Quiet, refined and responsive at low speeds, the Soul EV is at its best around town
9 Jan 2019
Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) running costs
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) running costs

Company-car drivers do best, but everyone will save a packet at the pumps with the Soul EV
9 Jan 2019
Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) review
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) review

The Kia Soul was the first electric SUV to hit the streets, and is worth a look for its style and easy-driving practicality
9 Jan 2019
Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) reliability & safety
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) reliability & safety

Reliability is assured by an industry-leading warranty, but there’s not much advanced safety kit
9 Jan 2019
Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) range, battery & charging
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) range, battery & charging

Less range than newer rivals makes the Soul EV an instant compromise
9 Jan 2019
Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) practicality & boot space
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) practicality & boot space

The boxy outline of the Kia Soul EV hints at the practical and spacious interior inside, which will appeal to family buyers
9 Jan 2019
Infiniti Q50 Hybrid practicality & boot space
Infiniti Q50

Infiniti Q50 Hybrid practicality & boot space

The Infiniti Q50 Hybrid’s interior is tighter than rivals, and the batteries eat boot space
9 Jan 2019
Infiniti Q50 Hybrid MPG & CO2 emissions
Infiniti Q50

Infiniti Q50 Hybrid MPG & CO2 emissions

The Infiniti Q50 Hybrid is clean and frugal – when compared to a conventional performance saloon, at least
9 Jan 2019
Infiniti Q50 Hybrid engines, drive & performance
Infiniti Q50

Infiniti Q50 Hybrid engines, drive & performance

The Infiniti Q50 Hybrid offers plenty of speed, but the brakes and steering are remote and uninvolving
9 Jan 2019
Infiniti Q50 Hybrid reliability & safety
Infiniti Q50

Infiniti Q50 Hybrid reliability & safety

A reassuring Euro NCAP crash test covers safety, but there’s less data on Infiniti Q50 reliability
9 Jan 2019
Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) interior & comfort
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV (2014-2018) interior & comfort

There's a surprisingly conventional interior, but the Soul EV comes with plenty of toys for a car at this price point
24 Sep 2018
Infiniti Q50 Hybrid interior & comfort
Infiniti Q50

Infiniti Q50 Hybrid interior & comfort

Infiniti Q50 Hybrid passengers enjoy plenty of refinement and a comfortable interior
24 Sep 2018