Buying advice

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Electric van tax explained

Fully electric cars are exempt from paying Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) road tax, but how does the law apply to electric vans? We investigate

Used Toyota Prius Mk3 buying guide

All you need to know when buying a secondhand example of the Toyota Prius hybrid (2009-2016)

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Best hybrid company cars

Business users and fleet customers could save thousands by picking one of our best hybrid company cars

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Best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars

Family cars must be practical, and there are lots of seven-seat electric and hybrid models that offer exactly that

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Best electric city cars

Small, nimble and built for urban environments, these are the best electric city cars around

Best electric scooters 2020

We’ve rounded up the best electric scooters to see which is best for range, price and ease of use

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BMW X5 xDrive45e vs Volvo XC90 T8: in numbers

We find out which of the BMW X5 xDrive45e and Volvo XC90 T8 plug-in hybrid SUVs wins the numbers game

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

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
Used Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV buying guide

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

Best plug-in hybrid SUVs

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

Best hybrid cars

The best hybrid cars will help reduce your fuel bills without needing to be plugged in. These are our favourites

Used Renault ZOE Mk1 buying guide

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

Best plug-in hybrid cars

The best plug-in hybrid cars offer fantastic fuel efficiency and ultra-low running costs to those who charge them regularly

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Best Motability hybrid cars

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

Best hybrid and electric sports cars

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

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Best electric bikes 2020

Power up your cycling with the best electric bikes for commuting or leisure

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Best used electric cars

A second-hand electric car will help avoid new cars' big purchase costs. These are the best used electric cars on offer...

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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

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Used Lexus CT 200h buying guide

Our complete guide to buying a used Lexus CT 200h hybrid, manufactured from 2011 to present

Best small electric cars

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