Reviews

Audi Q5 hybrid review
Audi Q5 TFSI e plug-in hybrid
Audi Q5

Audi Q5 hybrid review

The Audi Q5 TFSI e is a fast and spacious plug-in hybrid SUV capable of covering up to 37 miles on electric power alone, but like its rivals, it has a…
23 May 2022
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…
18 May 2022
Kia Soul EV review
Kia Soul EV
Kia Soul

Kia Soul EV review

The Kia Soul EV is the funkier member of the Kia electric-car family: more stylish but less practical than the Kia e-Niro
18 May 2022
Toyota Yaris Hybrid review
Toyota Yaris Hybrid
Toyota Yaris

Toyota Yaris Hybrid review

The latest Yaris Hybrid is a major step forward from its predecessor and should be more of a worry for its rivals
18 May 2022
Toyota Corolla hybrid review
Toyota Corolla
Toyota Corolla

Toyota Corolla hybrid review

The stylish and efficient Toyota Corolla hybrid is an appealing family-hatchback choice, as well as being a big improvement on the old Auris
18 May 2022
Mercedes EQB review
Mercedes EQB
Mercedes-Benz EQB

Mercedes EQB review

Mercedes' electric seven-seater SUV is usefully practical and offers a refined driving experience, but at over £53,000, it's an expensive family car
17 May 2022
Volvo S90 Recharge T8 hybrid review
Volvo S90
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 electric range
16 May 2022
BMW XM prototype review
BMW XM prototype
BMW

BMW XM prototype review

The first bespoke BMW M car since the M1 supercar will be a whopper of a plug-in hybrid SUV, and we’ve driven it in pre-production form
15 May 2022
Lucid Air review
Lucid Air
Lucid Air

Lucid Air review

Created by a former Tesla engineer, can the new Lucid Air climb to the top of the luxury electric-car class?
12 May 2022
Mazda MX-30 review
Mazda MX-30
Mazda MX-30

Mazda MX-30 review

The MX-30 takes a different approach to many EVs, with a focus on sustainability and a low weight. The result is an engaging driving experience, but l…
12 May 2022
Genesis GV60 review
Genesis GV60
Genesis GV60

Genesis GV60 review

The Genesis GV60 is a sleekly styled luxury SUV based on many of the same parts as the excellent Hyundai Ioniq 5
12 May 2022
Mercedes eSprinter review
Mercedes eSprinter
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

Mercedes eSprinter review

The Mercedes eSprinter electric van offers plenty of cargo space, but it's limited by its short range and single bodystyle
11 May 2022
Twin test: MG 5 vs Volkswagen ID.3
MG 5 vs VW ID.3
Group Tests

Twin test: MG 5 vs Volkswagen ID.3

With affordable electric cars in high demand, does MG 5 estate or entry-level Volkswagen ID.3 stand out as the EV value-for-money champion? Let’s find…
6 May 2022
Peugeot e-Boxer review
Peugeot e-Boxer
Peugeot Boxer

Peugeot e-Boxer review

The French brand’s large electric van gets the basics right, but range isn’t the best and its aftermarket-conversion status is very obvious
5 May 2022
Jaguar I-Pace review
Jaguar I-Pace
Jaguar I-Pace

Jaguar I-Pace review

The I-Pace was the first electric SUV to match a long range to serious desirability and entertaining handling – and after several years on sale, it re…
5 May 2022
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, adding low company-car tax costs to the large SUV’s spread of talents
5 May 2022
Mercedes GLC hybrid review
Mercedes GLC hybrid
Mercedes-Benz GLC

Mercedes GLC hybrid review

The GLC is available in both 300 e (petrol-electric) and 300 de (diesel-electric) form, and as a coupe or SUV, offering different takes on the luxury …
4 May 2022
Citroen e-Relay review
Citroen e-Relay
Citroen Relay

Citroen e-Relay review

Despite a choice of body styles and battery packs, Citroen’s largest electric van is a bit too rough around the edges to match the best in this rapidl…
4 May 2022
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid review
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid
Bentley Flying Spur

Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid review

The Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid is a four-door limousine with luxury and refinement to rival the very quietest cars on sale
3 May 2022
Mercedes EQA review
Mercedes EQA
Mercedes-Benz EQA

Mercedes EQA review

The Mercedes EQA is based on the combustion-engined GLA; it's a small electric SUV with up to 264 miles of range and 100kW rapid charging
3 May 2022
Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door 63 S E-Performance review
Mercedes-AMG GT 4-door 63 S E Performance
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT

Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door 63 S E-Performance review

AMG’s first-ever plug-in hybrid model charges in with a prodigious power output and plethora of technology. But how does it all play out from behind t…
3 May 2022
Lexus RZ 450e prototype review
Lexus RZ 450e prototype
Lexus RZ

Lexus RZ 450e prototype review

The Toyota bZ4X’s premium sibling does battle with some established competition; we’ve driven a prototype
2 May 2022
Cupra Born review
Cupra Born
Cupra Born

Cupra Born review

More adventurous styling and a better-quality interior help set the Spanish brand's first electric car apart from the Volkswagen ID.3 it's based on
29 Apr 2022
Mazda CX-60 PHEV review
Mazda CX-60
Mazda CX-60

Mazda CX-60 PHEV review

Mazda’s first plug-in hybrid features a high-quality cabin and plenty of standard kit to match German rivals, although less expensive alternatives fro…
28 Apr 2022
Land Rover Defender P400e plug-in hybrid review
Land Rover Defender P400e
Land Rover Defender

Land Rover Defender P400e plug-in hybrid review

The electrified version of the beloved off-roader is more efficient and less polluting than its petrol and diesel siblings, but costs significantly mo…
28 Apr 2022
SsangYong Korando e-Motion review
SsangYong Korando e-Motion
SsangYong Korando

SsangYong Korando e-Motion review

The first electric SsangYong has arrived, offering a good chunk more practicality than its fellow budget-minded EVs, yet it can’t match the cabin qual…
28 Apr 2022
Volkswagen Multivan eHybrid review
VW Multivan e-Hybrid
Volkswagen Multivan

Volkswagen Multivan eHybrid review

The latest generation of Volkswagen's iconic minibus now sits on a passenger-car platform and offers plug-in hybrid power
28 Apr 2022
Mercedes S-Class plug-in hybrid review
Mercedes S 580 e plug-in hybrid
Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Mercedes S-Class plug-in hybrid review

A massive 62-mile electric range and a sumptuous, high-tech interior move the Mercedes S 580 e plug-in hybrid to the front of the low-emissions limous…
28 Apr 2022
Polestar 2 review
Polestar 2
Polestar 2

Polestar 2 review

With the addition of two single-motor variants, Polestar's Tesla Model 3 rival is more affordable, but still strikes a great balance between practical…
28 Apr 2022
Mercedes EQS review
Mercedes EQS 450+
Mercedes-Benz EQS

Mercedes EQS review

Mercedes' electric flagship doesn't disappoint when it comes to interior quality or on-board technology, although ride comfort can't quite match that …
27 Apr 2022
Ford E-Transit review
Ford E-Transit
Ford Transit

Ford E-Transit review

The Ford E-Transit is a game-changer for the electric van market thanks to its a relatively long range, 115kW rapid charging and the variety of panel …
27 Apr 2022
Jeep Compass 4xe review
Jeep Compass 4xe
Jeep Compass

Jeep Compass 4xe review

Despite improvements to the Compass' cabin and infotainment, Jeep's plug-in hybrid SUV still falls behind rivals in some areas
27 Apr 2022
Hyundai Ioniq 5 review
Hyundai Ioniq 5
Hyundai Ioniq 5

Hyundai Ioniq 5 review

With more presence than most supercars, ultra-rapid charging and luxury-car-like ride quality and interior comfort, the Hyundai Ioniq 5 is hard to fau…
25 Apr 2022
Skoda Enyaq iV review
Skoda Enyaq iV
Skoda Enyaq iV

Skoda Enyaq iV review

Skoda's first bespoke electric car very nearly has it all – space, technology and a solid 300-mile range. It represents decent value for money, too
22 Apr 2022
Fiat E-Scudo review
Fiat E-Scudo
Fiat Scudo

Fiat E-Scudo review

Fiat’s medium-sized electric van offers just over 200 miles’ range and clever cargo solutions, but lacks the Ducato’s more impressive technology
14 Apr 2022
Citroen C5 Aircross Hybrid review
Citroen C5 Aircross Hybrid
Citroen C5 Aircross

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
14 Apr 2022