Buying advice

Honda CR-V
Best hybrid SUVs and hybrid 4x4s 2020

SUVs and 4x4s are becoming more fuel-efficient these days thanks to hybrid technology. We round up some of the best you can buy

Best electric vans 2020

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

Used Honda CR-Z buying guide

The complete guide to buying a used example of the Honda CR-Z hybrid sports coupe, produced between 2010 and 2016

Renault Kangoo Z.E.
Electric van charging guide

The idea of charging an electric van is a big change for new and potential electric vehicle owners, but it’s a lot easier than you might think

Best electric SUVs 2020

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

Electric car battery life: how to preserve your battery

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

Renault Kangoo electric van charging
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)

Mercedes E 300 de
Best hybrid company cars 2020

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

Tesla Model X
Best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars 2020

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

BMW i3
Best electric city cars 2020

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

Volvo XC90 T8 vs BMW X5 xDrive45e
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 hybrid cars 2020

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 2020

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

Best electric bikes 2020

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

Lexus CT 200h in red
Used Lexus CT 200h buying guide

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