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Best electric scooters 2019

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

4WD electric cars
Best 4WD electric cars

The best four-wheel-drive electric cars offer great traction and acceleration. These are our favourites

Future electric cars

These are the best future electric cars from the world’s leading manufacturers

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Used Volkswagen Golf GTE buying guide

All you need to know about buying a used VW Golf GTE, produced between 2015 and 2018

Used Toyota Auris Hybrid Mk2 buying guide

All you need to know about buying a used Toyota Auris Hybrid Mk2, produced from 2012 to 2019

Cheapest electric cars

Electric vehicles have a reputation for being expensive, but the cheapest electric cars are more affordable than you might think

Electric car warranty and battery warranty

Worrying about the battery in your electric car? You shouldn’t, there are long warranties in place to ensure they last

The UK electric car grant explained

The UK Government’s plug-in car grant affords electric-car buyers a £3,500 discount. This is how it works...

Best electric family cars

Our guide to the most practical electric family cars on sale right now

Cheap hybrid cars: the best used hybrid cars to buy on a budget

A guide to buying a cheap used hybrid car on a budget

Used Tesla Model S buying guide

All you need to know about buying a secondhand Tesla Model S electric car, produced from 2014 onwards

Used Honda Insight Mk2 buying guide

All you need to know about buying a used Honda Insight Mk2 hybrid, produced from 2010 to 2014

Used Audi A3 e-tron buying guide

All you need to know about buying a used Audi A3 Sportback e-tron plug-in hybrid, produced from 2014 to 2018

Electric vs hydrogen cars: which is better?

A guide to the pros and cons of electric and hydrogen cars

Electric car battery life: how to preserve your battery

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

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Best electric city cars

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

How to find electric car charging points: Zap Map

This handy app and website helps you quickly find a place to charge your electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle, all over the UK

Best electric SUVs

Our picks of the best electric SUVs all promise to mix style, practicality and rock-bottom running costs

Tesla Model X
Best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars

Family cars must be practical, and these days there are lots of electric and hybrid models that offer the versatility of seven seats

Aston Lagonda
Best luxury electric cars

Want zero driving emissions, but also top-class luxury? These are the best luxury electric cars