Buying advice

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...

Toyota Prius
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

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

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 are our top picks.

Best Motability hybrid cars

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

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

Used Renault ZOE buying guide

All you need to know when buying a used Renault ZOE

Used Honda CR-Z buying guide

The complete guide to buying a used Honda CR-Z Mk1 (2010-2016)

Best hybrid company cars

Low BiK rates are one of many benefits offered by the best hybrid company cars. These are our top five

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 hybrid family cars

The best hybrid family cars on the market deliver low running costs and unbeatable practicality. Here’s our top five…

Electric van tax explained

Fully electric cars are exempt from paying Vehicle Excise Duty, but how does the law apply to electric vans? Read on to find out

The UK electric car grant explained

The UK Government’s plug-in car grant has recently been updated – we explain the changes and how it works

Used Toyota Prius Mk3 buying guide

All you need to know when buying a used Toyota Prius (2009-2016)