Reviews

BMW X3 hybrid
New 2019 BMW X3 hybrid review

Pre-production drive of new BMW X3 xDrive30e reveals an impressive package

New MINI Electric prototype review

The MINI Electric is due on our roads early in 2020, and we’ve put a prototype model through its paces

New Peugeot 508 HYbrid PHEV prototype review

There’s a new plug-in hybrid version of the Peugeot 508 on the way, and we’ve driven a prototype model…

BMW 7 Series PHEV prototype drive front tracking
New BMW 7 Series hybrid review: 745Le xDrive pre-production drive

We get behind the wheel of the new plug-in hybrid 7 Series luxury saloon from BMW

Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid review

The Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid is a notch above its rivals in terms of driver reward, but we’d like to see lower CO2 emissions

Honda CR-V Hybrid review

The Honda CR-V Hybrid is a spacious, comfortable SUV with room for five, but its fuel economy could be better

Renault ZOE review

The Renault ZOE looks great, has a long range and is golf-cart-easy to drive, so if you spend most of your time in town, this should be first on your electric-car shortlist

Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine review

The Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine combines petrol and electric power with plug-in capability to deliver economy and family-friendly practicality

Volvo V90 T8 Twin Engine review

The Volvo V90 T8 is a practical, premium plug-in estate that's worth considering if you’re in the market for a plush electrified car

Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine review

The XC90 T8 is a petrol-electric plug-in hybrid SUV that serves up good fuel economy, decent performance and seven-seat practicality

Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine review

A luxurious interior, sharp looks and low running costs make the Volvo V60 T8 a desirable package, particularly for company-car drivers

Toyota Prius+ review

If you want a hybrid seven-seat MPV, the Toyota Prius+ is your only option

Toyota Yaris Hybrid review

The Toyota Yaris Hybrid is economical, spacious and easy to live with, but also pricey, unexciting to drive and occasionally noisy

Volvo S90 T8 Twin Engine review

The Volvo S90 T8 offers big executive saloon practicality and a beautiful interior, but the diesel versions are just as economical and cheaper to buy

Renault Kangoo Z.E. van review

With a wide choice of body styles, the Renault Kangoo Z.E. electric van is more versatile than its van rivals and has a decent driving range

Nissan e-NV200 van review

As it uses the same technology as the Nissan Leaf, the Nissan e-NV200 currently offers the longest range of any electric van on sale

Lexus LC 500h review

With stunning concept-car looks and thrilling performance, the LC proves ‘hybrid’ needn’t mean dull

Lexus RX 450h review

This eye-catching Lexus uses proven Toyota hybrid technology to provide decent fuel-economy and tax benefits for company-car drivers

Lexus LS 500h review

The LS 500h makes an interesting alternative to German luxury saloons, but falls short on fuel-efficiency and it can't match rivals for driver appeal

Lexus IS 300h review

The Lexus IS 300h compact executive car stands out in its class as a tax-efficient company-car choice