Joe Holding

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Tesla Model X
Best seven-seater electric and hybrid cars 2020

Family cars must be practical, and there are lots of seven-seat electric and hybrid models that offer exactly that

Complete guide to the GeniePoint charging network

Need to charge your electric car on the GeniePoint charging network? Here’s all you need to know

Wallbox charger
How to choose the best home EV charger

If you’re buying an electric or plug-in hybrid car, you’ll want a home EV charger to top up the battery

BP Chargemaster Polar chargers
Complete guide to the Polar Plus charging network

This is how to charge your electric or plug-in hybrid car on the Polar Plus public charging network

Electric-car conversions: can I build my own electric car?

The idea of carrying out your own electric-car conversion seems tempting, but you’ll need specialist knowledge and it won't be cheap

MINI Electric
Best small electric cars 2020

A compact electric vehicle makes a perfect urban runabout or small family car. These are the best small electric cars you can buy

Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron concept previews 2021 production car

New coupe-SUV version of the Q4 e-tron concept will hit showrooms in 2021 as Audi's seventh electric car

Fastest electric cars in the world 2020

The days of the trundling milk float are long gone: the latest electric cars are now some of the fastest vehicles in the world, full stop

Volvo XC40 T5 PHEV
Volvo offers free electricity to plug-in hybrid buyers

Up to 12 months of compensated electricity offered to buyers of Volvo’s plug-in hybrid range; scheme extended until September 2020

Audi Q5 TFSI e plug-in hybrid: price, specs and on-sale date

Facelifted Audi Q5 SUV revealed; plug-in hybrid TFSI e versions on the way

2020 Kia e-Niro: prices, specification and on-sale date

Kia e-Niro electric SUV now offered in three trims and with two battery sizes: on sale now priced from £29,595

Smallest Volkswagen ID. electric car to cost £16,000

A small, Polo-sized electric Volkswagen ID supermini will cost around £16,000 when it arrives – but it's still a few years away from production

Renault ZOE
Best electric cars 2020

What are the best electric cars of 2020? In no particular order, we run through our favourites

Peugeot e-Legend: specs and technology in detail

The technology-laden Peugeot e-Legend coupe is a spectacular retro-inspired electric concept car, but it's very unlikely to go into production

Tesla Semi truck: specs, price and on-sale date

Pure-electric Tesla lorry edges closer to full-scale production

Best hybrid and electric sports cars 2020

The best hybrid and electric sports cars can be just as thrilling as pure-petrol supercars. These are the most exciting

Best used plug-in hybrid cars 2020

If your budget doesn’t stretch to a brand-new car right now, then a used plug-in hybrid might be your best bet for affordable motoring

Ford Fiesta hybrid and Ford Focus hybrid announced

Mild-hybrid versions of the Ford Fiesta and Focus on sale now

Hyundai Ioniq Electric
Hyundai Ioniq Electric range, battery & charging

The facelifted 2019 Hyundai Ioniq Electric has a larger battery, giving it a longer driving range than before

Maserati Ghibli hybrid and more electrified models on the way

Hybrid Ghibli leads a wave of electrified Maseratis, including a fully electric GranTurismo and plug-in hybrid SUV