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Stephen Errity

Stephen Errity is managing editor of DrivingElectric since launch in 2018. He has over 10 years' experience in automotive journalism and also covers motorsport for Auto Express.

New electric vans coming in 2021 and 2022
Toyota Proace Electric
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New electric vans coming in 2021 and 2022

The electric-van market has taken off in the last couple of years, with numerous new models launched by manufacturers. Even more are on the way, too..…
3 Aug 2021
MG HS Plug-In review
MG HS Plug-In
MG HS

MG HS Plug-In review

The MG HS Plug-In is a good-value hybrid family SUV, although it lacks the polish of many of its rivals in certain areas
30 Jul 2021
Polestar Precept electric concept car previews future of the brand
Polestar Precept
Polestar

Polestar Precept electric concept car previews future of the brand

The Polestar Precept concept car gives us a detailed look at where the brand is headed – and could appear in production form by 2023
30 Jul 2021
Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup set for 2022 production
Tesla Cybertruck
Tesla

Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup set for 2022 production

Tesla unveiled its Cybertruck electric pickup in November 2019, but production is now not expected to begin until sometime in 2022 at the earliest
30 Jul 2021
New Mercedes CLA hybrid: prices, specs and on-sale date for 250 e plug-ins
Mercedes CLA Shooting Brake
Mercedes-Benz CLA

New Mercedes CLA hybrid: prices, specs and on-sale date for 250 e plug-ins

The Mercedes CLA 250 e plug-in hybrid is on sale now, available in Coupe and Shooting Brake bodystyles
28 Jul 2021
Top 10 longest range electric cars 2021
Mercedes EQS
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Top 10 longest range electric cars 2021

Avoid range anxiety by choosing one of these: the longest-range electric cars you can buy in the UK right now
28 Jul 2021
New 2022 Mercedes EQS electric SUV: pictures, details and on-sale date
Mercedes EQS SUV
Mercedes-Benz EQS

New 2022 Mercedes EQS electric SUV: pictures, details and on-sale date

The latest addition to Mercedes' EQ range of electric cars has been spotted testing once again – now wearing less camouflage
28 Jul 2021
Electric classic cars: iconic models reinvented for the 21st century
Everrati electric Ford GT40 continuation
Your questions answered

Electric classic cars: iconic models reinvented for the 21st century

We take a look at what it takes to convert a classic car to electric power, as well as some of the best examples produced to date
28 Jul 2021
Top 10 best hybrid SUVs and hybrid 4x4s 2021
Honda CR-V
Best cars

Top 10 best hybrid SUVs and hybrid 4x4s 2021

SUVs and 4x4s traditionally used a lot of fuel, but there are now many efficient hybrid options in this class. These are the best ones to buy right no…
27 Jul 2021
Top 11 best 4WD electric cars 2021
Jaguar I-Pace
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Top 11 best 4WD electric cars 2021

We pick out the best four-wheel-drive electric cars to buy in the UK right now, with options to suit various budgets and requirements
27 Jul 2021
Top 11 best hybrid estate cars 2021
Superb iV
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Top 11 best hybrid estate cars 2021

The best hybrid estate cars you can buy right now in the UK save you money on fuel, but still have plenty of space inside. Here are our top picks
27 Jul 2021
Top 10 best plug-in hybrid SUVs 2021
DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE
Best cars

Top 10 best plug-in hybrid SUVs 2021

The finest plug-in hybrid SUVs offer low running costs, enough electric range for daily use and excellent practicality. These are the best plug-in hyb…
27 Jul 2021
Complete guide to the ChargePlace Scotland charging network
ChargePlace Scotland
Your questions answered

Complete guide to the ChargePlace Scotland charging network

Need to charge up your electric or plug-in hybrid car on the ChargePlace Scotland charging network? Here's all you need to know about how it works
27 Jul 2021
Renault Megane E-TECH hybrid hatchback joins estate version in UK
Renault Megane E-TECH hybrid
Renault Megane

Renault Megane E-TECH hybrid hatchback joins estate version in UK

The electrified version of Renault’s hatchback will be available to order in August, with deliveries to begin in September; the hatchback is priced fr…
27 Jul 2021
Hyundai Tucson Hybrid review
Hyundai Tucson Hybrid
Hyundai Tucson

Hyundai Tucson Hybrid review

The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is a stylish, well built and practical hybrid family SUV that's up there with the best contenders in its class
26 Jul 2021
Complete guide to the Shell Recharge charging network
Shell Recharge charging point
Charging

Complete guide to the Shell Recharge charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the Shell Recharge charging network? Here’s how it works
26 Jul 2021
Top 7 best hybrid and electric sports cars 2021
Taycan
Best cars

Top 7 best hybrid and electric sports cars 2021

Bringing thrills and performance with their powerful electric motors, these are the best electric and hybrid performance cars to buy in the UK in 2021
22 Jul 2021
Top 10 best electric SUVs 2021
Audi Q4 e-tron and Mercedes EQA
Best cars

Top 10 best electric SUVs 2021

These cars combine style and practicality with low running costs, so they're really popular. These are the top 10 best electric SUVs to buy in the UK …
22 Jul 2021
Used Tesla Model S buying guide
The Best Electric Cars To Buy Right Now
Tesla Model S

Used Tesla Model S buying guide

If you’re thinking of buying a secondhand Tesla Model S, read our handy guide first
21 Jul 2021
Used Volkswagen Golf GTE buying guide
Golf GTE
Volkswagen Golf

Used Volkswagen Golf GTE buying guide

Looking for a secondhand VW Golf GTE (2015-2018)? Here’s everything to know before you buy
21 Jul 2021
Kia Sorento Hybrid review
Kia Sorento Hybrid
Kia Sorento

Kia Sorento Hybrid review

The Kia Sorento Hybrid offers everything a great seven-seat family SUV needs to: it's well equipped, stylish and practical
21 Jul 2021
How much does it cost to charge an electric vehicle?
Calculator
Your questions answered

How much does it cost to charge an electric vehicle?

It should cost less to run an electric car than a petrol or diesel one, but exactly how much does it cost to charge one up?
20 Jul 2021
Audi e-tron review
Audi e-tron
Audi e-tron

Audi e-tron review

Audi's first production electric car is impressive, but also outclassed by rivals like the Jaguar I-Pace and Tesla Model X
20 Jul 2021
MG 5 SW EV review
MG 5
MG 5

MG 5 SW EV review

It may not be the most exciting or desirable electric model on sale, but the MG 5 EV electric estate car makes a lot of sense on many levels
20 Jul 2021
MG 5 SW EV electric estate car gets new longer-range battery
MG 5
MG 5

MG 5 SW EV electric estate car gets new longer-range battery

Longer-range model added to electric estate car line-up, promising a 250-mile range and priced at £26,495 after the government grant
20 Jul 2021
Electric car road tax explained
Road tax
Your questions answered

Electric car road tax explained

Are electric and hybrid cars exempt from road tax in the UK? It's not quite that simple – here's all you need to know
19 Jul 2021
2021 Nissan X-Trail: prices, specification and on-sale date
Nissan X-Trail
Nissan X-Trail

2021 Nissan X-Trail: prices, specification and on-sale date

New Nissan X-Trail SUV will use e-POWER range-extender hybrid drivetrain from its Qashqai sibling
19 Jul 2021
Are electric cars expensive to insure?
Pros and cons of electric company cars - illustration
Your questions answered

Are electric cars expensive to insure?

Everything you need to know about insuring an electric car, including how expensive it is and why
19 Jul 2021
First image of new Smart electric SUV model for 2023 released
Smart SUV first image
Smart

First image of new Smart electric SUV model for 2023 released

New Smart electric SUV model to be unveiled in concept form in September this year
16 Jul 2021
Electric BMW 5 Series: prototype BMW i5 spotted testing
BMW i5
BMW 5 Series

Electric BMW 5 Series: prototype BMW i5 spotted testing

The next-generation 5 Series will available with petrol, diesel, hybrid or electric power – and the latter version has now been pictured testing
15 Jul 2021
Peugeot 508 SW Peugeot Sport Engineered review
Peugeot 508 Sport Engineered SW
Peugeot 508 Peugeot Sport Engineered

Peugeot 508 SW Peugeot Sport Engineered review

Practical, efficient and fast, the 508 SW Peugeot Sport Engineered is an unlikely but worthy rival to the more established sporty saloon and estate of…
14 Jul 2021
New 2021 Nissan Leaf: prices, specs and pictures
Nissan Leaf 2021
Nissan Leaf

New 2021 Nissan Leaf: prices, specs and pictures

Nissan has added new safety kit and a new low-speed safety sound to the 2021 model-year Leaf electric car
12 Jul 2021
New Audi Q6 e-tron electric SUV spotted testing ahead of 2022 launch
Audi Q6 e-tron
Audi Q6 e-tron

New Audi Q6 e-tron electric SUV spotted testing ahead of 2022 launch

The German brand will further expand its electric SUV range next year, with a sister model to the upcoming electric Porsche Macan
12 Jul 2021
New 2021 Nissan Qashqai hybrid: pictures, details and on-sale date
Nissan Qashqai
Nissan Qashqai

New 2021 Nissan Qashqai hybrid: pictures, details and on-sale date

The latest version of the big-selling family SUV is now on sale, with sharp new look and hybrid-only engine range
12 Jul 2021
Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Compass plug-in hybrids headed for UK
Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe
Jeep Compass

Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Compass plug-in hybrids headed for UK

The plug-in hybrid Jeep line-up in the UK is set to expand, with 4xe versions of the Grand Cherokee and Compass joining the Renegade
9 Jul 2021
Ford Mustang Mach-E prices and specs: hot GT version opens for ordering
Ford Mustang Mach-E GT
Ford Mustang Mach-E

Ford Mustang Mach-E prices and specs: hot GT version opens for ordering

The electric Ford Mustang Mach-E SUV costs from £41,330 in the UK, while orders for a limited number of range-topping £67,225 GT-spec cars are now ope…
9 Jul 2021