In-depth reviews

BMW iX3 review
BMW iX3
BMW iX3

BMW iX3 review

Refined, spacious and good to drive, the BMW iX3 makes sense as an electric family SUV – but some rivals feel more special
14 Dec 2020
Porsche Cayenne hybrid review
Porsche Cayenne hybrid
Porsche Cayenne

Porsche Cayenne hybrid review

The Porsche Cayenne hybrid is a notch above its rivals in terms of driver reward, but we’d like to see lower CO2 emissions
11 Dec 2020
Lexus NX 300h review
Lexus NX
Lexus NX

Lexus NX 300h review

The Lexus NX 300h is a sporty-looking hybrid SUV that’s luxurious and comfortable, but loses out to plug-in rivals for efficiency and driving fun
11 Dec 2020
Lexus ES 300h review
Lexus ES
Lexus ES

Lexus ES 300h review

The Lexus ES 300h is luxurious, good to drive and beautifully built, with CO2 emissions that will please company-car taxpayers
11 Dec 2020
Jeep Renegade 4xe plug-in hybrid review
Jeep Renegade hybrid
Jeep Renegade

Jeep Renegade 4xe plug-in hybrid review

The Jeep Renegade 4xe is the brand's first plug-in hybrid, combining the benefits of electrification with Jeep's trademark off-road prowess
11 Dec 2020
Jaguar I-Pace review
Jaguar I-Pace
Jaguar I-Pace

Jaguar I-Pace review

The Jaguar I-Pace is the first electric executive SUV to match long range to big desirability and truly entertaining handling
11 Dec 2020
Honda e review
Honda e
Honda e

Honda e review

The Honda e is one of the best small cars out there, electric or otherwise, even if its range is a bit on the short side
11 Dec 2020
BMW X5 hybrid review
BMW X5 hybrid
BMW X5

BMW X5 hybrid review

The BMW X5 xDrive45e is a spacious and sporty SUV offering up to 54 miles of electric range, which is among the best of any plug-in hybrid
11 Dec 2020
BMW X3 hybrid review
BMW X3 hybrid
BMW X3

BMW X3 hybrid review

The BMW X3 xDrive30e continues BMW's trend of offering impressive plug-in hybrid versions of some of its most popular models
11 Dec 2020
BMW i3 review
BMW i3
BMW i3

BMW i3 review

The BMW i3 was one of the first electric cars to make everyday drivers sit up and take notice, with its cool style, good handling and practical range
11 Dec 2020
BMW 7 Series hybrid review
BMW 7 Series hybrid
BMW 7 Series

BMW 7 Series hybrid review

The BMW 7 Series hybrid isn’t as comfortable as its Mercedes S-Class rival, but a big price difference tips the balance in its favour
11 Dec 2020
BMW 545e xDrive hybrid review
BMW 545e
BMW 545e

BMW 545e xDrive hybrid review

There's now a more powerful plug-in hybrid version of the BMW 5 Series executive saloon. Is it worth the extra over the 530e?
11 Dec 2020
BMW 530e hybrid review
BMW 530e
BMW 5 Series

BMW 530e hybrid review

The best thing about the BMW 5 Series plug-in hybrid is that it feels like every other 5 Series – refined, classy and spectacularly good to drive
11 Dec 2020
BMW 330e hybrid review
BMW 330e
BMW 3 Series

BMW 330e hybrid review

The latest BMW 3 Series plug-in hybrid is a very accomplished all-rounder, combining driving enjoyment with ultra-low running costs
11 Dec 2020
BMW 225xe hybrid review
BMW 225xe
BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

BMW 225xe hybrid review

One of very few hybrid MPVs available, the BMW 225xe is well worth a look for economy-minded family buyers
11 Dec 2020
Audi Q5 hybrid review
Audi Q5 hybrid
Audi Q5

Audi Q5 hybrid review

The Audi Q5 TFSI e plug-in hybrid is fast, spacious and returns 26 miles of electric-only range
11 Dec 2020
Audi e-tron Sportback review
Audi e-tron Sportback
Audi e-tron Sportback

Audi e-tron Sportback review

The Audi e-tron electric SUV now has a coupe-style 'Sportback' variant – but is it worth paying more for?
11 Dec 2020
Audi e-tron review
Audi e-tron
Audi e-tron

Audi e-tron review

Audi's first production electric car is impressive, but also outclassed by rivals like the Jaguar I-Pace and Tesla Model X
11 Dec 2020
Audi A8 hybrid review
Audi A8 hybrid
Audi A8

Audi A8 hybrid review

The flagship Audi A8 60 TFSI e is a great showcase for how well suited plug-in hybrid power is to luxury limousines
11 Dec 2020
Volvo XC60 Recharge hybrid review
Volvo XC60 Recharge
Volvo XC60

Volvo XC60 Recharge hybrid review

The Volvo XC60 Recharge hybrid combines petrol and electric power with plug-in capability to deliver economy and family-friendly practicality
10 Dec 2020
Volkswagen e-Golf (2014-2019) review
Volkswagen e-Golf

Volkswagen e-Golf (2014-2019) review

The Volkswagen e-Golf offers all the practicality of Volkswagen's five-door hatchback and is almost as good to drive, too
10 Dec 2020
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid review
Toyota RAV4
Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid review

The latest Toyota RAV4 is a striking-looking and efficient hybrid family SUV, but there are more versatile seven-seat alternatives for similar money
10 Dec 2020
Porsche Taycan review
Porsche Taycan
Porsche Taycan

Porsche Taycan review

With a long range, savage performance and arguably the best handling of any four-door coupe – electric or otherwise - the Taycan is a landmark car
9 Dec 2020
Polestar 2 review
Polestar 2
Polestar 2

Polestar 2 review

As the most direct Tesla Model 3 rival yet, the Polestar 2 strikes a great balance between practicality and desirability
9 Dec 2020
Peugeot e-2008 review
Peugeot e-2008
Peugeot 2008

Peugeot e-2008 review

Practical, well equipped and decent value for money, the Peugeot e-2008 isn’t the best car in its class, but it’s likeable and more than fit for purpo…
9 Dec 2020
Mercedes EQC review
Mercedes EQC
Mercedes-Benz EQC

Mercedes EQC review

A great all-round premium electric SUV, the Mercedes EQC is slightly overshadowed by others in its class
9 Dec 2020
Skoda Octavia hybrid review
Skoda Octavia iV hybrid
Skoda Octavia

Skoda Octavia hybrid review

The Skoda Octavia iV plug-in hybrid family hatchback may not be stylish or exciting, but it is an extremely sensible, practical and cheap-to-run choic…
9 Dec 2020
Mercedes E-Class hybrid review
Mercedes E-Class hybrid
Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Mercedes E-Class hybrid review

The latest Mercedes E-Class hybrid is available with petrol or diesel power, and is a comfortable alternative to the sportier BMW 530e
7 Dec 2020
Range Rover Sport PHEV review
Range Rover Sport PHEV
Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Range Rover Sport PHEV review

The Range Rover Sport PHEV has many of the strengths of the larger Range Rover PHEV, but is a fair bit cheaper to buy
7 Dec 2020
Mercedes EQV electric review
Mercedes EQV
Mercedes-Benz EQV

Mercedes EQV electric review

Occupying the more luxurious end of the 'van-with-windows' market, the Mercedes EQV takes the V-Class and adds silent and refined electric power
4 Dec 2020
Mercedes B-Class hybrid review
Mercedes B-Class hybrid
Mercedes-Benz B-Class

Mercedes B-Class hybrid review

As one of the few plug-in hybrid mid-sized MPVs on the market, the Mercedes B 250 e makes a good alternative to the SUV mainstream
3 Dec 2020
Fiat 500 electric review
Fiat 500 electric
Fiat 500

Fiat 500 electric review

The iconic Fiat 500 city car has gone electric-only in its latest incarnation – and it’s better than its petrol predecessor in every way
2 Dec 2020
Lexus UX 250h review
Lexus UX 250h
Lexus UX 250h

Lexus UX 250h review

The Lexus UX is the first compact SUV from the Japanese brand, featuring all the best bits about the larger NX and RX hybrids in a small and fun-to-dr…
1 Dec 2020
Honda CR-V Hybrid review
Honda CR-V
Honda CR-V

Honda CR-V Hybrid review

The Honda CR-V Hybrid is a spacious, comfortable SUV with room for five, but its fuel economy and CO2 emissions figures let it down
30 Nov 2020
Volkswagen Golf GTE review
Volkswagen Golf GTE
Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf GTE review

It's a solid, efficient and desirable plug-in hybrid with hot-hatch power, but the VW Golf GTE still has some flaws
27 Nov 2020
Mercedes eVito electric van review
Mercedes eVito
Mercedes-Benz Vito

Mercedes eVito electric van review

The latest Mercedes electric van boasts a 93-mile range, typically good build quality and ultra-low running costs
27 Nov 2020