Joe Holding

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Toyota Prius MPG & CO2 emissions

The Toyota Prius returns excellent efficiency for a conventional hybrid car, making it very cheap to run

Toyota Prius 2019
Toyota Prius review

A mid-life facelift has given the Toyota Prius a revised look, while an all-wheel-drive variant joins the line-up

Toyota Corolla Saloon
Toyota Corolla Saloon review

The hybrid Toyota Corolla Saloon is a well executed car in a class with few rivals

Toyota Corolla Saloon
Toyota Corolla Saloon MPG & CO2 emissions

Economy and emissions on the Toyota Corolla Saloon are decent for a car of this size

Toyota C-HR MPG & CO2 emissions

The Toyota C-HR delivers impressive fuel economy, with low CO2 emissions likely to keep company-car drivers happy

Toyota C-HR running costs

The Toyota C-HR isn’t the cheapest family SUV to buy, but its impressive fuel economy should save you money in the long run

Toyota C-HR
Toyota C-HR review

The Toyota C-HR is an accomplished small SUV that boasts low running costs and bold styling

Tesla Model S review

The Tesla Model S remains one of the most desirable electric cars, but its qualities come at a substantial price

InstaVolt charging point
Complete guide to the InstaVolt charging network

Need to charge up your electric car on the InstaVolt charging network? Here’s how it works

Citroen C-Zero
Citroen C-Zero (2010-2018) review

The Citroen C-Zero is spacious and affordable, but its limitations make it incredibly restrictive

New 2021 Range Rover: design, specification and spy shots

Mild-hybrid and plug-in hybrid variants of the fifth-generation Range Rover will be followed by an electric version; spy shots give design clues

New SEAT el-Born electric car 2020: pictures, specs and details

Cupra patent application suggests hot version of SEAT electric car is on the way

Subaru XV hybrid
Subaru XV hybrid review

Hybrid Subaru XV e-Boxer improves SUV's fuel economy and off-road performance, but rivals offer more for less

MG e-motion
MG E-motion electric coupe set for 2021 launch

The MG E-motion electric coupe concept is expected to go into production, following its debut at the 2017 Shanghai Motor Show

Best hybrid cars 2020

The best hybrid cars will help reduce your fuel bills without needing to be plugged in. These are our favourites

Honda CR-V
Honda CR-V Hybrid MPG & CO2 emissions

The Honda CR-V Hybrid has disappointing official economy figures, but our test economy of around 40-45mpg is good by class standards

Honda CR-V Hybrid review

The Honda CR-V Hybrid is a spacious, comfortable SUV with room for five, but its official fuel economy and CO2 figures let it down

Mercedes S-Class hybrid review

With 25 miles of electric range, the Mercedes S 560 e L is an impressive plug-in hybrid, but it comes at a hefty cost

Hyundai Kona Hybrid
Hyundai Kona Hybrid MPG & CO2 emissions

Fuel economy from the Hyundai Kona Hybrid is good, but it’s not quite the class leader

Hyundai Kona Hybrid review

The Hyundai Kona Hybrid is a stylish and efficient small family SUV, but it’s not the most practical car of its size