Richard Ingram

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Kia electric city car
Kia electric city car considered as Citroen Ami rival for 2022

Top boss at Kia has hinted at a new bargain pure-electric city car, as buyers turn away from public transport

Electric Hummer
Electric Hummer with nearly 1,000bhp on the way

The new electric version of the Hummer off-roader, the Hummer EV, is set to feature removable roof panels for an open-air driving experience

Mazda MX-30
Electric Mazda MX-30: price, specs, pictures and on-sale date

Production of the Mazda MX-30 electric car has begun and pre-orders are now being taken, with the First Edition version costing £27,495

BMW 5 Series
2020 BMW 5 Series: 530e prices, specification and on-sale date

Leaked images show facelifted BMW 5 Series undisguised for the first time

Skoda Octavia
Skoda Octavia iV hybrid: details, specs and on-sale date

Prices for the new Skoda Octavia have been revealed, with further detail on the iV plug-in hybrid and Octavia vRS iV due soon

Citroen ami
Citroen ami electric city car: sales begin in France

Citroen ami showcases brand's idea of electric urban mobility; 200 orders received within hours of sales starting

Volkswagen e-up! vs Skoda Citigo-e
Twin test: Skoda Citigo-e iV SE L vs Volkswagen e-up!

The Skoda Citigo is now electric-only – but does it have what it takes to topple the VW e-up! in the battle for small electric-car supremacy?

Skoda Citigo-e iV
Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!: interior and infotainment

These cars are showing their age; a crafty smartphone holder can’t detract from a distinct lack of in-car technology

Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!
Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!: running costs and warranty

Make no mistake, cars like the Skoda Citigo-e iV and Volkswagen e-up! will cost mere pennies to run

Volkswagen e-up!
Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!: safety and reliability

The smallest Skoda and Volkswagen miss out on some of the standard safety kit found on more expensive models, but these are still tough little cars

Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!
Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!: verdict and specifications

There’s little to choose between these cars, but ultimately value for money makes one easier to justify

Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!
Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!: range and charging

The basic Skoda Citigo-e iV doesn’t come with fast charging as standard, but the SE L does – and for less than the price of the single-spec Volkswagen

Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!
Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!: performance and handling

The transition to battery power has done this pair a world of favours; fun, agile and easy to drive, both the Skoda Citigo-e and Volkswagen e-up! are perfectly suited to electrification

Volkswagen e-up!
Skoda Citigo-e iV vs Volkswagen e-up!: space and practicality

Clever packaging ensures the Skoda and Volkswagen are just as practical as their petrol-powered predecessors, with enough room for adults in the rear

Coronavirus: what does it mean for hybrid and electric car drivers?

The UK government has issued advice and brought in restrictions to deal with the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, but what does it all mean for motorists?

MINI Countryman hybrid set for mid-life refresh

The plug-in hybrid MINI Countryman SUV will be treated to a mid-life facelift to bring it in line with the rest of the model range

Mercedes E-Class saloon and Estate updated for 2020

The Mercedes E-Class has been given a mid-life facelift, with a fresh look, extra kit and new technology features

Nissan e-NV200 XL front
Nissan e-NV200 XL Voltia electric van revealed

New ‘extra-large’ Voltia electric van is 90% bigger than the Nissan e-NV200 on which it's based

Jaguar VGT Coupe
DrivingElectric Lockdown Leaderboard: Jaguar VGT Coupe

Lockdown getting you down? Put that free time to good use, forget about coronavirus and join us in some friendly racing-game competition

Car dealer finance
How to sell your car: selling an electric or hybrid car

Selling your electric or hybrid car needn’t be a challenge. These are our tips for a straightforward sale