PHEV

Skoda Octavia hybrid review
Skoda Octavia iV hybrid
Skoda Octavia

Skoda Octavia hybrid review

The Skoda Octavia iV plug-in hybrid family hatchback is an extremely sensible, practical and cheap-to-run choice
9 Apr 2021
Renault Captur E-TECH hybrid review
Renault Captur E-TECH Hybrid
Renault Captur

Renault Captur E-TECH hybrid review

Despite a lack of rivals, Renault thinks there’s a market for a small plug-in hybrid SUV; the Captur E-TECH promises a 32-mile electric range
1 Apr 2021
Polestar 1 review
Polestar 1
Polestar 1

Polestar 1 review

The first offering from Volvo's new premium brand is an appealing blend of electrified technology, classically appealing looks and thrilling performan…
25 Mar 2021
Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate review
Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate
Volkswagen Passat Estate

Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate review

The VW Passat GTE plug-in hybrid estate could be the ultimate electrified car for a one-vehicle household
24 Mar 2021
Citroen C5 Aircross Hybrid review
Citroen C5 Aircross Hybrid
Citroen C5

Citroen C5 Aircross Hybrid review

The C5 Aircross Hybrid is yet another option for company-car users after a plug-in SUV. It's cheap to run, but beaten by rivals in some respects
23 Mar 2021
Mercedes GLE hybrid review
Mercedes GLE hybrid
Mercedes-Benz GLE

Mercedes GLE hybrid review

The Mercedes GLE 350 de is a diesel-electric plug-in hybrid, bringing low company-car tax costs to the large SUV’s line-up
23 Mar 2021
Mercedes GLC hybrid review
Mercedes GLC hybrid
Mercedes-Benz GLC

Mercedes GLC hybrid review

The Mercedes GLC is available in both 300 e (petrol-electric) and 300 de (diesel-electric) form, offering two different takes on the luxury plug-in hy…
22 Mar 2021
Audi A6 hybrid review
Audi A6 TFSI e
Audi A6

Audi A6 hybrid review

Audi was late to the plug-in hybrid party with its A6 50 TFSI e, but it's a decent enough crack at a tax-efficient large company car
16 Mar 2021
Ford Kuga Plug-In Hybrid review
Ford Kuga Plug-In Hybrid
Ford Kuga Plug-In Hybrid

Ford Kuga Plug-In Hybrid review

The latest Ford Kuga is available with a choice of powertrains – including a plug-in hybrid engine for the first time
11 Mar 2021
Peugeot 3008 Hybrid review
Peugeot 3008 hybrid
Peugeot 3008

Peugeot 3008 Hybrid review

The Peugeot 3008 Hybrid is both fast and cheap to run, but it's expensive to buy, feels heavy, and loses some of the non-hybrid versions' practicality
11 Mar 2021
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, if a little less practical
11 Mar 2021
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 Mar 2021
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 for an appealing p…
10 Mar 2021
Renault Megane Sport Tourer E-TECH hybrid review
Renault Megane E-TECH
Renault Megane

Renault Megane Sport Tourer E-TECH hybrid review

Those after a spacious and cheap-to-run family car should take a close look at the Renault Megane plug-in hybrid estate
10 Mar 2021
Jaguar E-Pace hybrid review
Jaguar E-Pace hybrid
Jaguar E-Pace

Jaguar E-Pace hybrid review

Plug-in hybrid technology has been fitted to Jaguar’s smallest SUV for the first time, but the result is a bit of a mixed bag
10 Mar 2021
Jaguar F-Pace hybrid review
Jaguar F-Pace hybrid
Jaguar F-Pace

Jaguar F-Pace hybrid review

Despite the extra weight of its hybrid system's batteries, the Jaguar F-Pace P400e remains one of the best cars in its class to drive – but it’s not p…
10 Mar 2021
Land Rover Discovery Sport PHEV review
Land Rover Discovery Sport PHEV
Land Rover Discovery Sport

Land Rover Discovery Sport PHEV review

Land Rover's Discovery Sport P300e plug-in is an impressive petrol-electric SUV, but lacks the seven-seat practicality of the non-hybrid
8 Mar 2021
Volvo XC90 Recharge T8 hybrid review
Volvo XC90 Recharge
Volvo XC90

Volvo XC90 Recharge T8 hybrid review

The Volvo XC90 Recharge T8 is a plug-in hybrid SUV with decent performance, seven-seat practicality and around 30 miles' electric running capability
8 Mar 2021
MINI Countryman hybrid review
MINI Countryman
MINI Countryman

MINI Countryman hybrid review

The MINI Countryman plug-in hybrid is not only pretty cheap to run – particularly for business drivers – it’s desirable and good to drive, too
8 Mar 2021
Mercedes GLA hybrid review
Mercedes GLA hybrid
Mercedes-Benz GLA

Mercedes GLA hybrid review

Another small plug-in hybrid SUV that's just the ticket for company-car users; the Mercedes GLA 250 e is fast and efficient, with a great electric ran…
8 Mar 2021
Mercedes A-Class hybrid review
Mercedes A-Class hybrid
Mercedes-Benz A-Class

Mercedes A-Class hybrid review

The smallest plug-in that Mercedes makes, the A 250 e is also one of the most efficient. It's a great, if not overly exciting, company-car choice
8 Mar 2021
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
8 Mar 2021
LEVC VN5 hybrid van review
LEVC VN5 hybrid van
LEVC VN5

LEVC VN5 hybrid van review

Like most electrified vans, the VN5 from taxi maker LEVC is quite steeply priced – but it's also spacious, well equipped and very cheap to run
5 Mar 2021
Next-generation Kia Niro SUV spotted testing
Kia Niro spy shot
Kia Niro

Next-generation Kia Niro SUV spotted testing

The new Kia Niro is expected to arrive in 2023; we've spotted it testing under a heavy disguise
3 Mar 2021
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
25 Feb 2021
Aston Martin plans for 90% electrification of its range by 2030
Aston Martin badge
Aston Martin

Aston Martin plans for 90% electrification of its range by 2030

British luxury brand confirms that it has plans for an electric car and plug-in hybrids as 2030 ban looms
25 Feb 2021
Volvo S90 Recharge T8 hybrid review
Volvo S90 Recharge
Volvo S90

Volvo S90 Recharge T8 hybrid review

The Volvo S90 Recharge T8 offers big executive-saloon practicality, a beautiful interior, low CO2 emissions and useful all-electric range
23 Feb 2021
BMW 530e hybrid review
BMW 530e xDrive
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
23 Feb 2021
Volkswagen Tiguan hybrid review
VW Tiguan hybrid
Volkswagen Tiguan

Volkswagen Tiguan hybrid review

The plug-in hybrid VW Tiguan is comfortable, relaxing and good to drive – but no official efficiency figures are available yet
22 Feb 2021
Vauxhall Grandland X Hybrid review
Vauxhall Grandland X Hybrid
Vauxhall Grandland X

Vauxhall Grandland X Hybrid review

The Grandland X Hybrid is Vauxhall's first plug-in hybrid SUV. It's far from perfect, but not without appeal
21 Feb 2021
Volvo XC60 Recharge hybrid review
Volvo XC60 Recharge T8
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
17 Feb 2021
Best plug-in hybrid cars 2021
Skoda Superb iV
Best cars

Best plug-in hybrid cars 2021

The best plug-in hybrid cars offer great fuel economy and very low running costs as long as you keep their batteries charged
17 Feb 2021
Skoda Octavia vRS hybrid estate review
Skoda Octavia vRS iV Estate
Skoda Octavia vRS Estate

Skoda Octavia vRS hybrid estate review

The Octavia vRS iV Estate is Skoda's first attempt at a sporty plug-in hybrid family car. It's a bit of a mixed bag, but company-car users will be hap…
17 Feb 2021
Range Rover PHEV review
Range Rover PHEV
Land Rover Range Rover

Range Rover PHEV review

With its all-electric mode, the Range Rover PHEV is even more relaxing than conventionally powered models
16 Feb 2021