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Renault Master Z.E. electric van
Electric van lease deals explained

Thinking about leasing an electric van? Here's a starter guide

Peugeot e-208
Best Motability electric cars 2020

The Motability Scheme includes a small number of electric cars, which could help eligible drivers keep costs down

Living with it: Audi Q5 55 TFSI e

It's one of our favourite plug-in hybrid SUVs, but how does the high-performance family car work in the real world? We plan to find out

Mazda MX-30
Mazda MX-30 electric review

Taking a slightly different approach to many electric cars, the MX-30 focuses on low weight, a modest range and an engaging driving experience

car wash
Car cleaning tips and advice

Cleaning your car doesn't need to feel like a chore. Follow our tips to get the best finish and protect your car's paintwork

MINI Electric vs Renault ZOE
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Volkswagen ID.3
Volkswagen ID.3 review

Volkswagen's 'electric car for the masses' is here at last. Does it have what it takes to truly revolutionise the family-car market?

Mercedes GLA 250 e
Mercedes GLA hybrid review

SUV version of Mercedes' smallest plug-in hybrid model has all the ingredients necessary for success

Tesla Model Y
Tesla Model Y review

The Model Y promises a more affordable take on the Model X's seven-seater formula, while retaining Tesla's usual thrills and technology

Volvo XC40 Recharge T5
Living with it: Volvo XC40 Recharge T5

Can the plug-in XC40 cut it as a family car and a low-emissions commuter? We’re running one to find out

MINI Electric
Living with it: MINI Electric

Is the MINI Electric easy to live with? Does its short range matter? We’re running one to answer these questions – and many more

Car underseal: what is it and is it worth doing?

We answer the questions you may have about car underseal

Alloy wheel cleaning
How to clean alloy wheels

Our top tips for keeping your car's wheels looking 'showroom fresh'

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Electrified Jaguar and Land Rover SVR models on the way

Jaguar Land Rover's Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division confirms that high-performance hybrid and electric cars are on the cards

Skoda Enyaq iV
Skoda Enyaq iV prototype review

A prototype drive suggests Skoda’s first dedicated electric car is poised to set the class benchmark for technology, refinement and value

Kia XCeed
Kia XCeed PHEV plug-in hybrid review

The Kia XCeed hybrid isn't sporty or satisfying to drive, but its mix of quality, style and affordable running costs mean it still has plenty of appeal

What's next for BMW's electric revolution?

The world of electrified cars is changing at an unprecedented rate. We preview the models that will transform BMW in the coming years

Debunking the most common myths around plug-in hybrids

We tackle some of the misconceptions about the growing PHEV market

5 things you need to know when buying a PHEV

The key questions you should ask before deciding to buy a plug-in hybrid

Audi e-tron Sportback
Audi e-tron Sportback review

Audi’s electric SUV has been gifted a coupe-style body, but is it worth paying more for?