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New Cupra Born electric car 2021: pictures, specs and details
Cupra Born
Cupra el-Born

New Cupra Born electric car 2021: pictures, specs and details

Revised name confirmed for high-performance electric hatchback due later this year
22 Feb 2021
Vauxhall Grandland X Hybrid review
Vauxhall Grandland X Hybrid
Vauxhall Grandland X

Vauxhall Grandland X Hybrid review

The Grandland X Hybrid is Vauxhall's first plug-in hybrid SUV. It's far from perfect, but not without appeal
21 Feb 2021
Renault Twizy review
Renault Twizy
Renault Twizy

Renault Twizy review

An eye-catching urban runabout with an extrovert nature, the Renault Twizy makes for fun and environmentally friendly city transport
15 Feb 2021
Complete guide to the electric car charging point grant
Home wallbox charger
Your questions answered

Complete guide to the electric car charging point grant

The electric car wallbox charger grant makes installing a home charger cheaper and easier. Here's how it works
15 Feb 2021
All Jaguar Land Rover models to be electric by 2030
Land Rover Defender P400e
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All Jaguar Land Rover models to be electric by 2030

Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to make its entire range electric by the end of the decade as part of its zero-carbon future
15 Feb 2021
Porsche Taycan review
Porsche Taycan
Porsche Taycan

Porsche Taycan review

With a long range, savage performance and arguably the best handling of any four-door coupe – electric or otherwise – the Porsche Taycan is a landmark…
4 Feb 2021
BMW iX3 review
BMW iX3
BMW iX3

BMW iX3 review

Refined, spacious and good to drive, the BMW iX3 makes sense as an electric family SUV – but some rivals feel more special
3 Feb 2021
Volvo V90 Recharge T6 hybrid review
Volvo V90 Recharge
Volvo V90

Volvo V90 Recharge T6 hybrid review

The Volvo V90 Recharge T8 has been replaced by the less powerful T6, now an even better package if you need low running costs and practicality
2 Feb 2021
Volvo V60 Recharge hybrid review
Volvo V60 Recharge
Volvo V60

Volvo V60 Recharge hybrid review

A luxurious interior, sharp looks and low running costs make the Volvo V60 Recharge hybrid estate a desirable package, particularly for company-car dr…
2 Feb 2021
Electric car repairs, servicing and maintenance: a complete guide
Electric car repairs
Your questions answered

Electric car repairs, servicing and maintenance: a complete guide

How, where and when should you get your electric car serviced? DrivingElectric reveals all
28 Jan 2021
Skoda Superb hybrid review
Skoda Superb iV plug-in hybrid
Skoda Superb

Skoda Superb hybrid review

Great practicality, rock-bottom running costs and a very competitive list price mean the Skoda Superb iV plug-in hybrid is a true class leader
27 Jan 2021
Toyota RAV4 Plug-In Hybrid review
Toyota RAV4 Plug-In Hybrid
Toyota RAV4 Plug-In

Toyota RAV4 Plug-In Hybrid review

Despite being a little late to the game, the Toyota RAV4 Plug-In is a worthy hybrid family car – but the price will be a sticking point for some
26 Jan 2021
Nissan Ariya electric SUV: pictures, specs and details
Nissan Ariya
Nissan Ariya

Nissan Ariya electric SUV: pictures, specs and details

Pure-electric ‘coupe crossover’ for 2022 has been revealed, with a choice of battery packs and a range of up to 310 miles on a charge
22 Jan 2021
Complete guide to the BP Pulse (formerly Polar Plus) charging network
BP Pulse
Your questions answered

Complete guide to the BP Pulse (formerly Polar Plus) charging network

This is how to charge your electric or plug-in hybrid car on the BP Pulse public charging network (formerly known as Polar Plus)
22 Jan 2021
DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE review
DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE
DS 3

DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE review

The DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE is a decent – if not quite class-leading – electric SUV that has refinement and unique styling on its side
21 Jan 2021
Volkswagen e-up! review
Volkswagen e-up!
Volkswagen e-up!

Volkswagen e-up! review

The Volkswagen e-up! electric city car was given a midlife nip-and-tuck in 2020, including a bigger battery that helped to substantially improve its r…
21 Jan 2021
Tesla charging stations: a guide to the Tesla Supercharger network
Tesla Superchargers
Tesla

Tesla charging stations: a guide to the Tesla Supercharger network

The Tesla Supercharger network is expanding fast, providing reliable rapid charging throughout the UK for owners of the American brand's cars
19 Jan 2021
Kia announces first of seven new electric cars due by 2027
New Kia electric cars
Kia

Kia announces first of seven new electric cars due by 2027

New electric coupe-SUV will be the first product from a rejuvenated, pure-electric effort to carry Kia into the electrified age
15 Jan 2021
Will an electric car work in the winter?
Winter driving
Your questions answered

Will an electric car work in the winter?

Worried about a cold snap immobilising your electric car? Here, we explain how cold weather affects electric vehicles
8 Jan 2021
What is a wallbox charger?
Wallbox charger
Your questions answered

What is a wallbox charger?

What is a wallbox charger? What does it do? Do you really need one? Here, we answer the most common questions about these devices
8 Jan 2021
New electric MG SUV to join the range in 2021
MG

New electric MG SUV to join the range in 2021

The MG ZS EV will be joined by a larger, flagship electric SUV later this year, as the brand looks to capitalise on the success of its first battery-p…
7 Jan 2021
Best hybrid company cars 2021
Mercedes E 300 de
Best cars

Best hybrid company cars 2021

Business users and fleet customers could save thousands by picking one of our best hybrid company cars
4 Jan 2021
Vauxhall Corsa-e review
Vauxhall Corsa-e
Vauxhall Corsa

Vauxhall Corsa-e review

The evergreen Vauxhall Corsa has been given a new lease of life, thanks to a pure-electric powertrain. But can it compete with talented rivals?
24 Dec 2020
Complete guide to the InstaVolt charging network
InstaVolt charger
Your questions answered

Complete guide to the InstaVolt charging network

Need to charge up your electric car on the InstaVolt charging network? Here’s how it works
21 Dec 2020
Audi e-tron Sportback review
Audi e-tron Sportback
Audi e-tron Sportback

Audi e-tron Sportback review

The Audi e-tron electric SUV now has a coupe-style 'Sportback' variant – but is it worth paying more for?
11 Dec 2020
New Citroen ami electric city car: specifications, UK-market details and test drive
Citroen ami
Citroen

New Citroen ami electric city car: specifications, UK-market details and test drive

The Citroen ami electric quadricycle has a 75% chance of being sold in the UK; we've taken one for an early test
9 Dec 2020
Skoda Octavia hybrid review
Skoda Octavia iV hybrid
Skoda Octavia

Skoda Octavia hybrid review

The Skoda Octavia iV plug-in hybrid family hatchback may not be stylish or exciting, but it is an extremely sensible, practical and cheap-to-run choic…
9 Dec 2020
Green number-plate scheme begins
Green number plate for electric cars
News

Green number-plate scheme begins

New and used zero-emissions vehicles can now display a green number-plate as part of the government's Road to Zero plan
8 Dec 2020
Mercedes E-Class hybrid review
Mercedes E-Class hybrid
Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Mercedes E-Class hybrid review

The latest Mercedes E-Class hybrid is available with petrol or diesel power, and is a comfortable alternative to the sportier BMW 530e
7 Dec 2020
Electric car charging points near me: UK map and network guide
Charging

Electric car charging points near me: UK map and network guide

Use our simple guide to find your nearest electric car charging points for electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles
3 Dec 2020
Fiat 500 electric review
Fiat 500 electric
Fiat 500

Fiat 500 electric review

The iconic Fiat 500 city car has gone electric-only in its latest incarnation – and it’s better than its petrol predecessor in every way
2 Dec 2020
Lexus UX 250h review
Lexus UX 250h
Lexus UX 250h

Lexus UX 250h review

The Lexus UX is the first compact SUV from the Japanese brand, featuring all the best bits about the larger NX and RX hybrids in a small and fun-to-dr…
1 Dec 2020
Electric car battery life: how to preserve your battery
Ford Mustang MACH-E
Your questions answered

Electric car battery life: how to preserve your battery

All you need to know about extending and preserving the life of the batteries in your electric car or van
27 Nov 2020
DS 9 E-TENSE plug-in hybrid luxury saloon: pictures, specs and on-sale date
DS 9 E-TENSE
DS 9

DS 9 E-TENSE plug-in hybrid luxury saloon: pictures, specs and on-sale date

Flagship luxury saloon with plug-in hybrid power joins DS 3 and DS 7 as first of four new models from French premium brand
26 Nov 2020
Ford Transit Custom hybrid van review
Ford Transit Custom PHEV hybrid
Ford Transit Custom

Ford Transit Custom hybrid van review

The Ford Transit Custom plug-in hybrid van offers around 26 miles of electric driving range and nearly 92mpg fuel economy
23 Nov 2020
Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 electric review
Volvo XC40 Recharge P8
Volvo XC40 Recharge P8

Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 electric review

Despite it being based on an existing petrol model, there’s plenty to recommend about the Volvo XC40 Recharge P8
23 Nov 2020