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Golf Stream: meeting a serial Golf owner

The e-Golf is truly a Volkswagen for the 21st Century – so what does a serial Golf owner think of the electric revolution?

Best used electric cars

Going electric doesn't mean spending big. Here's how you can make the switch to zero-emissions motoring for just a few thousand pounds...

Best electric cars 2019

Rock-bottom running costs and zero emissions – what's not to like about electric cars? Here's our pick of the best...

Best small electric cars

An electric car with compact dimensions makes for a perfect urban runabout – and we think these are the best you can buy...

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Best used hybrid cars

Want to go hybrid, but prefer something secondhand to brand-new? Our list of the best used hybrid cars to buy is here to help

Best used plug-in hybrid cars

If your budget doesn’t stretch to a brand-new car, then a used plug-in hybrid might be your best bet

Britain’s best electric driving roads

The Volkswagen e-Golf is ready for adventure, and here the purity of its electric power comes together with the brilliance of the UK’s best driving roads

Driving range: how far can an e-Golf really go?

Volkswagen’s e-Golf isn’t just for city slicking. And to prove it, we take an epic road trip from one end of the country to the other, all on electric power

Electric car battery life explained

Everything you need to know about your electric car's battery life

Why company car drivers are going electric

Switched-on company car drivers are seeing the benefits of running the Volkswagen e-Golf over the mainstream alternatives

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How to find electric car charging points: Zap Map

Here's how to easily find somewhere to top up your plug-in hybrid or electric car

Best plug-in hybrid SUVs

A good plug-in hybrid SUV will give you low running costs and lots of practicality; these are the best on sale right now

Best hybrid SUVs and hybrid 4x4s

SUVs have traditionally been associated with high fuel consumption, but thanks to hybrid technology, that's no longer the case. Here, we choose the best available...

Cheapest electric cars

Electric cars have a reputation for being pricey, but the cheapest ones can give you an affordable route into zero-emissions driving. Here’s our top 10

Best Motability hybrid cars

What are the best hybrid cars you can get on the Motability scheme? Here are our picks…

Best electric SUVs

Want the style and space of and SUV, but with zero-emissions electric power? Here's our pick of the best…

Best hybrid hatchbacks

A hybrid hatchback will give you all the practicality of a standard hatchback, but even lower running costs. These are the best on sale

Fastest hybrid cars

There was a time when hybrids were thought of as slow and dull. Not anymore: these are the fastest hybrid cars ever made

Best electric vans

Electric vans make perfect sense for business covering short distances on a regular basis. Here are the best

Best hybrid cars

If you don't have a regular access to a charging point, a non-plug-in hybrid car can still help reduce your motoring bills. These are our favourites…