Reviews

Mercedes S 580 e plug-in hybrid
Mercedes S-Class plug-in hybrid review

A massive 62-mile electric range and a sumptuous, high-tech interior move the new 2021 Mercedes S 580 e plug-in hybrid to the front of its class

Honda e vs MINI Electric
Twin test: Honda e vs MINI Electric

Small, stylish electric cars are the next big thing in urban transport. Can the high-tech Honda take on the fashionable MINI?

VW ID.3 vs Nissan Leaf
Twin test: Volkswagen ID.3 vs Nissan Leaf

Can Volkswagen’s electric newcomer, the ID.3, match the well established Nissan Leaf? Read our twin test to find out

Vauxhall Vivaro-e
Vauxhall Vivaro-e electric van review

The impressive Vauxhall Vivaro-e is the best pure-electric van we've driven yet, with a great driving range for the asking price

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?

Land Rover Discovery Sport PHEV
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

Skoda Octavia vRS iV plug-in hybrid review

Skoda's first crack at a sporty plug-in hybrid is a mixed bag, but company-car users will be happy

Range Rover Evoque PHEV
Range Rover Evoque PHEV review

The Evoque P300e isn't the best value or most spacious premium plug-in hybrid SUV, but it's still an appealing choice that'll be cheap to run

Mercedes C-Class hybrid estate
Mercedes C-Class hybrid estate review

The Mercedes C-Class is unique among plug-in hybrid estates in offering buyers a choice of petrol-electric or diesel-electric power

Mercedes C-Class hybrid
Mercedes C-Class hybrid saloon review

The Mercedes C 300 hybrid is the only model in its sector with the option of diesel-electric power – and it's a great combination

Tesla Model X
Tesla Model X review

The Tesla Model X is a huge SUV with a variety of interior seating layouts, astonishing performance, and handy real-world range

Tesla Model S review

The Tesla Model S remains one of the most desirable electric cars you can buy, but its qualities come at a substantial price

Tesla Model 3
Tesla Model 3 review

The Tesla Model 3 is one of the best electric cars on sale, delivering great real-world range, tidy dynamics and a tech-filled interior

Lexus UX 300e electric
Lexus UX 300e review

The Lexus UX 300e electric car suits its drivetrain well and is one of the most refined small SUVs around

Toyota Corolla hybrid review

The stylish and efficient Toyota Corolla hybrid is an appealing family-hatchback choice, and a big improvement on the old Auris

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 performance

Volkswagen ID.3
Volkswagen ID.3 review

The Volkswagen ID.3 is an electric family car that's being compared to the Beetle and Golf before it – but is it a true revolution?

LEVC VN5 hybrid van
LEVC VN5 hybrid van review

Like most electrified vans, the VN5 from taxi maker LEVC is quite steeply priced, but it's spacious, well equipped and will be very cheap to run

Volkswagen Tiguan hybrid
Volkswagen Tiguan hybrid review

The plug-in hybrid Tiguan is comfortable, relaxing and good to drive – but no official efficiency figures are available yet

Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 electric review

Despite being based on an existing petrol model, there’s plenty to recommend about the Volvo XC40 Recharge P8