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Longest range electric cars

The range of electric cars is increasing all the time. These are the top 10 models with the longest range on a single charge

Complete guide to Andersen home charging points

Find out more about the stylishly designed wallbox and floor-mounted chargers from this UK manufacturer

Best Motability electric cars

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

Quiz: is an electric car right for me?

You’re just a handful of questions away from finding out

Why the e-Golf is the perfect fleet choice

The challenges facing fleet operators continue to grow, but the Volkswagen e-Golf answers them all

Complete guide to the ChargeYourCar charging network

Find out how to charge you electric car or plug-in hybrid from this network of UK charge points

Golf Stream: meeting a serial Golf owner

The e-Golf is truly a Volkswagen for the 21st Century – so what does a serial Golf owner think of the electric revolution?

Best used electric cars

Going electric doesn't mean spending big. Here's how you can make the switch to zero-emissions motoring for just a few thousand pounds...

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...

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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