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Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
Used Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV buying guide

Everything you need to know about buying a secondhand Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, produced from 2014 onwards

Used Renault ZOE Mk1 buying guide

All the information you need to know when buying a secondhand Renault ZOE Mk1, produced between 2013 and 2019

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
Best used hybrid cars 2020

Want to switch to hybrid motoring, but prefer secondhand rather than brand-new? Our rundown of the very best used hybrid cars can help

Used Nissan Leaf Mk1 buying guide

All you need to know about buying a secondhand example of the Mk1 Nissan Leaf, which was produced between 2011 and 2017

MINI Electric
Best small electric cars 2020

A compact electric vehicle makes a perfect urban runabout or small family car. These are the best small electric cars you can buy

BP Chargemaster Polar chargers
Complete guide to the Polar Plus charging network

This is how to charge your electric or plug-in hybrid car on the Polar Plus public charging network

Fastest electric cars in the world 2020

The days of the trundling milk float are long gone: the latest electric cars are now some of the fastest vehicles in the world, full stop

finance
Bad credit car finance: subprime loans explained

In the market for a new car but worried about your poor credit? Here’s our guide to the world of subprime finance

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Motability and electric, plug-in hybrid and hybrid cars

Hybrid, plug-in hybrid and electric cars are available on the Motability scheme. Here's what you need to know

Longest range electric cars 2020

The range of electric cars is continually improving. Here are the top 10 models with the longest range on a single charge

Peugeot e-208
Best Motability electric cars 2020

The Motability Scheme includes a small number of electric cars, which could help eligible drivers keep costs down

Renault ZOE
Best electric cars 2020

What are the best electric cars of 2020? In no particular order, we run through our favourites

The UK electric-car grant explained

The UK plug-in car grant rules changed again in March 2020, but buyers still get a £3,000 electric car subsidy on models costing less than £50,000

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
Best Motability hybrid cars 2020

What are the best hybrid cars you can get on the Motability scheme? Here are our pics for 2020

Best hybrid hatchbacks 2020

A hybrid hatchback is just as practical as a normal hatchback, but with even lower running costs. These are the best on sale in 2020

Best hybrid and electric sports cars 2020

The best hybrid and electric sports cars can be just as thrilling as pure-petrol supercars. These are the most exciting

Best hybrid family cars 2020

The best hybrid family cars on the market deliver low running costs and unbeatable practicality. Here are our top picks for 2020

Best plug-in hybrid SUVs 2020

A good plug-in hybrid SUV should combine low running costs with excellent practicality. These are the best on sale right now

Best electric motorbikes
Best electric motorbikes 2020

More and more brands are getting in on the electric motorcycle action. Here’s our pick of what’s out there right now

Best electric dirt bikes
Best electric dirt bikes 2020

Electric power is ideally suited to the requirements of off-road motorbikes. Here are the best of the bunch