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Jeep Renegade 4xe
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 offroad prowess

Audi e-tron Sportback S
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?

BMW 545e
BMW 545e hybrid prototype review

A more powerful plug-in hybrid BMW 5 Series saloon is launching soon – and we've driven the prototype. Is it worth the extra over the 530e?

Renault ZOE at charge point
Discover Renault's 100% electric ZOE

Makes switching to electric an easy choice

Red Ford Mustang Mach-E
Explore the all-electric Ford Mustang Mach-E

Ford’s first electric car has stellar credentials

Ferrari SF90 Stradale
Ferrari SF90 Stradale review

Ferrari's latest range-topper uses plug-in hybrid power to deliver colossal performance

Niu GT electric scooter
Electric mopeds: how fast do they go, how long do they last and should you buy one for your commute?

Electric mopeds are on the rise, just like their four-wheeled counterparts. Here are some of the answers to your most pressing questions

e-bike
Electric bikes: advantages and disadvantages explained

The pros and cons of an electrically assisted bike

Renault Master Z.E. electric van
Electric van lease deals explained

Thinking about leasing an electric van? Here's a starter guide

Peugeot e-208
Best Motability electric cars 2020

The Motability Scheme includes a small number of electric cars, which could help eligible drivers keep costs down

Living with it: Audi Q5 55 TFSI e

It's one of our favourite plug-in hybrid SUVs, but how does the high-performance family car work in the real world? We plan to find out

Mazda MX-30
Mazda MX-30 electric review

Taking a slightly different approach to many electric cars, the MX-30 focuses on low weight, a modest range and an engaging driving experience

car wash
Car cleaning tips and advice

Cleaning your car doesn't need to feel like a chore. Follow our tips to get the best finish and protect your car's paintwork

A 4-minute guide to BMW plug-in hybrids

A look at BMW’s plug-in hybrids – how they drive, how to charge and the technology that drives them

MINI Electric vs Renault ZOE
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Volkswagen ID.3
Volkswagen ID.3 review

Volkswagen's 'electric car for the masses' is here at last. Does it have what it takes to truly revolutionise the family-car market?

Mercedes GLA 250 e
Mercedes GLA hybrid review

SUV version of Mercedes' smallest plug-in hybrid model has all the ingredients necessary for success

Tesla Model Y
Tesla Model Y review

The Model Y promises a more affordable take on the Model X's seven-seater formula, while retaining Tesla's usual thrills and technology

Volvo XC40 Recharge T5
Living with it: Volvo XC40 Recharge T5

Can the plug-in XC40 cut it as a family car and a low-emissions commuter? We’re running one to find out

MINI Electric
Living with it: MINI Electric

Is the MINI Electric easy to live with? Does its short range matter? We’re running one to answer these questions – and many more