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DrivingElectric EV Hot Spots: name your top electric-car-friendly locations in the UK
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DrivingElectric EV Hot Spots: name your top electric-car-friendly locations in the UK

Charging hub, restaurant, hotel, shopping centre or holiday park? Let us know your top EV-friendly destinations and locations around the UK
24 Jun 2022
Vauxhall Vivaro-e Hydrogen review
Vauxhall Vivaro-e Hydrogen
Vauxhall Vivaro

Vauxhall Vivaro-e Hydrogen review

The Vivaro-e Hydrogen offers the ideal combination of zero greenhouse gas emissions and a good range, but it’s held back by the UK’s lack of hydrogen …
16 Jun 2022
Nissan Juke Hybrid review
Nissan Juke Hybrid
Nissan Juke

Nissan Juke Hybrid review

The Juke Hybrid is probably the best version of the compact SUV yet, but it falls short of more accomplished rivals in more than one area
15 Jun 2022
Inside the Hyundai IONIQ 5’s unique cabin
Hyundai Ioniq 5 - reclining front seat
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Inside the Hyundai IONIQ 5’s unique cabin

The interior of the IONIQ 5 is different to any other EV and contains some surprising materials
15 Jun 2022
McLaren Artura plug-in hybrid review
McLaren Artura
McLaren Artura

McLaren Artura plug-in hybrid review

The latest plug-in hybrid supercar from McLaren is fast and comfortable, with a usable new interior to boot – but it feels like there’s still work to …
14 Jun 2022
Volkswagen ID.5 GTX review
Volkswagen ID.5 GTX
Volkswagen ID.5 GTX

Volkswagen ID.5 GTX review

VW’s latest high-performance electric car fails to deliver the thrills of more polished rivals, despite costing as much as or more than them in most c…
14 Jun 2022
Volkswagen ID.5 review
Volkswagen ID.5
Volkswagen ID.5

Volkswagen ID.5 review

The VW electric range continues to expand with a coupe version of the ID.4; can it justify its higher price and see off wide-ranging competition?
14 Jun 2022
Audi A6 Avant hybrid review
Audi A6 Avant TFSI e
Audi A6 Avant

Audi A6 Avant hybrid review

There are plenty of plug-in hybrid SUVs, but how does petrol-electric power suit a traditional large estate?
14 Jun 2022
New 2022 Kia Niro electric and hybrid prototype review
Kia Niro EV
Kia Niro

New 2022 Kia Niro electric and hybrid prototype review

Do relatively unchanged powertrains hold back the second-generation version of Kia’s family SUV?
14 Jun 2022
Leading the charge
Hyundai Ioniq 5 - dynamic front
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Leading the charge

Wondered why Hyundai’s IONIQ 5 has racked up so many awards? It’s all down to its cutting-edge tech
13 Jun 2022
Toyota bZ4X review
Toyota bZ4X
Toyota bZ4X

Toyota bZ4X review

Although it doesn’t move the game on in a major way, the Toyota bZ4X is an instantly competitive contender in the electric family SUV arena
9 Jun 2022
Celebrating the past with the technology of the future
Hyundai Heritage Series Pony - rear
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Celebrating the past with the technology of the future

With the Heritage Series Pony, Hyundai has brought a near-50-year automotive journey full circle
9 Jun 2022
BMW iX review
BMW iX UK review
BMW iX

BMW iX review

BMW's flagship electric SUV has love-it-or-hate-it styling, but to drive, the iX is a thoroughly impressive all-rounder that gives the Tesla Model X a…
8 Jun 2022
Genesis Electrified G80 review
Genesis Electrified G80
Genesis G80

Genesis Electrified G80 review

The South Korean premium brand is taking on Tesla and the German executive-car establishment with this new electric four-door – so can it match their …
8 Jun 2022
Jeep Renegade 4xe plug-in hybrid review
Jeep Renegade 4xe
Jeep Renegade

Jeep Renegade 4xe plug-in hybrid review

The Jeep Renegade 4xe combines plug-in hybrid efficiency with real off-road ability
7 Jun 2022
Volkswagen ID.4 review
Volkswagen ID.4
Volkswagen ID.4

Volkswagen ID.4 review

Volkswagen's first electric family SUV is practical, spacious, good value and great to drive
30 May 2022
BMW i4 review
 BMW i4
BMW i4

BMW i4 review

The electric equivalent to the BMW 3 Series offers refinement and comfort, along with exceptional build quality and infotainment; the M50 packs a punc…
25 May 2022
Mercedes C-Class plug-in hybrid review
Mercedes C 300 e
Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Mercedes C-Class plug-in hybrid review

The new plug-in hybrid Mercedes C 300 e gives its rivals from BMW and Volvo a run for their money, with an impressive infotainment system and 68-mile …
25 May 2022
Peugeot 308 SW Hybrid review
Peugeot 308 SW Hybrid
Peugeot 308 SW

Peugeot 308 SW Hybrid review

Plug-in hybrid power helps the new Peugeot 308 offer refinement, efficiency and a good amount of on-board technology – however, rear cabin space falls…
25 May 2022
BMW XM prototype review
BMW XM prototype
BMW

BMW XM prototype review

The first bespoke BMW M car since the M1 supercar will be a whopper of a plug-in hybrid SUV, and we’ve driven it in pre-production form
15 May 2022
Lucid Air review
Lucid Air
Lucid Air

Lucid Air review

Created by a former Tesla engineer, can the new Lucid Air climb to the top of the luxury electric-car class?
12 May 2022
Mercedes eSprinter review
Mercedes eSprinter
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

Mercedes eSprinter review

The Mercedes eSprinter electric van offers plenty of cargo space, but it's limited by its short range and single bodystyle
11 May 2022
Twin test: MG 5 vs Volkswagen ID.3
MG 5 vs VW ID.3
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Twin test: MG 5 vs Volkswagen ID.3

With affordable electric cars in high demand, does MG 5 estate or entry-level Volkswagen ID.3 stand out as the EV value-for-money champion? Let’s find…
6 May 2022
Peugeot e-Boxer review
Peugeot e-Boxer
Peugeot Boxer

Peugeot e-Boxer review

The French brand’s large electric van gets the basics right, but range isn’t the best and its aftermarket-conversion status is very obvious
5 May 2022
Mercedes GLE hybrid review
Mercedes GLE hybrid
Mercedes-Benz GLE

Mercedes GLE hybrid review

The Mercedes GLE 350 de is a diesel-electric plug-in hybrid, adding low company-car tax costs to the large SUV’s spread of talents
5 May 2022
Mercedes GLC hybrid review
Mercedes GLC hybrid
Mercedes-Benz GLC

Mercedes GLC hybrid review

The GLC is available in both 300 e (petrol-electric) and 300 de (diesel-electric) form, and as a coupe or SUV, offering different takes on the luxury …
4 May 2022
Citroen e-Relay review
Citroen e-Relay
Citroen Relay

Citroen e-Relay review

Despite a choice of body styles and battery packs, Citroen’s largest electric van is a bit too rough around the edges to match the best in this rapidl…
4 May 2022
Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door 63 S E-Performance review
Mercedes-AMG GT 4-door 63 S E Performance
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door 63 S E-Performance review

AMG’s first-ever plug-in hybrid model charges in with a prodigious power output and plethora of technology. But how does it all play out from behind t…
3 May 2022
Lexus RZ 450e prototype review
Lexus RZ 450e prototype
Lexus RZ

Lexus RZ 450e prototype review

The Toyota bZ4X’s premium sibling does battle with some established competition; we’ve driven a prototype
2 May 2022
Cupra Born review
Cupra Born
Cupra Born

Cupra Born review

More adventurous styling and a better-quality interior help set the Spanish brand's first electric car apart from the Volkswagen ID.3 it's based on
29 Apr 2022
Mazda CX-60 PHEV review
Mazda CX-60
Mazda CX-60

Mazda CX-60 PHEV review

Mazda’s first plug-in hybrid features a high-quality cabin and plenty of standard kit to match German rivals, although less expensive alternatives fro…
28 Apr 2022
Land Rover Defender P400e plug-in hybrid review
Land Rover Defender P400e
Land Rover Defender

Land Rover Defender P400e plug-in hybrid review

The electrified version of the beloved off-roader is more efficient and less polluting than its petrol and diesel siblings, but costs significantly mo…
28 Apr 2022
Ford E-Transit review
Ford E-Transit
Ford Transit

Ford E-Transit review

The Ford E-Transit is a game-changer for the electric van market thanks to its a relatively long range, 115kW rapid charging and the variety of panel …
27 Apr 2022
Hyundai Ioniq 5 review
Hyundai Ioniq 5
Hyundai Ioniq 5

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…
25 Apr 2022
Mercedes EQE review
Mercedes EQE
Mercedes-Benz EQE

Mercedes EQE review

Smaller sibling to the EQS, the EQE serves as the electric equivalent to Mercedes’ highly popular E-Class saloon
12 Apr 2022
David Beckham commissions electric Jaguar XK140 as son's wedding present
Lunaz Jaguar XK140
Jaguar

David Beckham commissions electric Jaguar XK140 as son's wedding present

The ex-footballer is an investor in electric classic-car conversion company Lunaz Design
11 Apr 2022