Vicky Parrott

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Honda e
Honda e practicality & boot space

The Honda e's boot space isn't great, but otherwise practicality is good by small-car standards

Tesla Model X
Tesla Model X review

The Tesla Model X is a huge SUV with a variety of interior seating layouts, astonishing performance, and handy real-world range

Ford Mustang MACH-E
Ford Mustang MACH-E: prices, specs and on-sale date

Electric Ford Mustang MACH-E SUV will cost from £40,270 in the UK, but deliveries in Europe have now been pushed back to 2021

Toyota Camry Hybrid
Toyota Camry Hybrid running costs

The Toyota Camry Hybrid has a high-ish insurance rating, but excellent five-year warranty keeps unexpected bills at bay

Toyota Camry Hybrid
Toyota Camry Hybrid MPG & CO2 emissions

The Toyota Camry Hybrid’s emissions and economy are on par with other hybrids, but no match for plug-in rivals

Subaru Forester hybrid
Subaru Forester hybrid review

The all-wheel-drive Subaru Forester e-Boxer hybrid is great off-road and comfortable on-road, but still hard to justify

Peugeot e-2008 review

Practical, well equipped and decent value for money, the Peugeot e-2008 isn’t the best in its class, but it’s likeable and more than fit for purpose

Peugeot e-208
Peugeot e-208 review

The electric Peugeot 208 is a smart, grown-up package that's fun to drive and has a useful range and rapid-charging capability

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV home wallbox charging
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV range, MPG, CO2 & charging

The Outlander PHEV will do 28 miles on electric power and has very low CO2 emissions. Just don’t take the official fuel economy at face value

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV review

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is the go-to option if you’re after a large plug-in hybrid car, but it benefits from a lack of obvious rivals

MG ZS EV range, battery & charging

The MG ZS EV isn't a long-range champion, but it should be more than sufficient for most families' weekly motoring

MG ZS EV review

The MG ZS EV is a decent small family car that offers a very affordable route into zero-emissions motoring

Kia Niro review

The Kia Niro is an SUV-style hybrid that’s more practical than a Toyota Prius, if less efficient

Hyundai NEXO
Hyundai NEXO review

The NEXO is the best example yet of how easy a hydrogen car would be to live with, were infrastructure and purchase cost not so restrictive

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid review

The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is a seriously strong rival to the Toyota Prius; it’s great value, easy to live with and cheap to run

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid MPG & CO2 emissions

The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is very efficient compared to a diesel hatchback, but it’s a shame the Toyota Prius manages lower CO2 emissions

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid running costs

The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is cheaper to buy than a Toyota Prius, and cheap enough to challenge conventional hatchbacks like the Volkswagen Golf

Honda NSX
Honda NSX interior & comfort

The Honda’s impressive design flair is as evident inside the car as it is on the outside

Honda NSX
Honda NSX engine, drive & performance

The Honda NSX is great fun to drive, but it's not quite as delicate and playful as the best rear-wheel-drive alternatives

Honda NSX
Honda NSX running costs

The Honda NSX should cost much the same to run as most other cars with such elite performance ability