Reviews

Volkswagen e-Golf (2014-2019) review

The Volkswagen e-Golf offers all the practicality of Volkswagen's five-door hatchback and is almost as good to drive, too

Renault Master Z.E. electric van
Renault Master Z.E. van review

The Renault Master Z.E. is the biggest electric van currently on sale, and is designed for urban multi-drop deliveries

BMW X3 hybrid
BMW X3 hybrid review

The BMW X3 xDrive30e plug-in hybrid goes on sale later in 2020; our a pre-production drive revealed an impressive package

Kia e-Niro review

The Kia e-Niro is our favourite electric family car. It’s a great SUV with up to 282 miles of driving range, plus stacks of standard equipment

Toyota Yaris Hybrid 2020
Toyota Yaris Hybrid review

The 2020 Yaris Hybrid is a major step forward from its predecessor and should be more of a worry for its rivals

Renault ZOE review

A much-improved interior and bigger battery make the new 2020 Renault ZOE even better than before

Kia Soul EV
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

Ford Kuga Plug-In Hybrid
Ford Kuga Plug-In Hybrid review

The latest Ford Kuga is available with a choice of powertrains – including a plug-in hybrid engine for the first time

Nissan e-NV200
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

Toyota Mirai
Toyota Mirai review

The Toyota Mirai provides a taste of how good hydrogen fuel-cell technology can be, but it's not a feasible option for private motorists yet

BMW i3 review

The BMW i3 was one of the first electric cars to make everyday drivers sit up and take notice, with its cool style, good handling and practical range

Kia Ceed Sportswagon PHEV
Kia Ceed Sportswagon PHEV hybrid estate review

It's practical and well equipped, but the Kia Ceed Sportswagon plug-in hybrid is also quite expensive and pretty dull to drive

MG ZS EV review

The MG ZS EV is a decent small family car that offers a very affordable route into zero-emissions motoring

Vauxhall Corsa-e
Vauxhall Corsa-e review

The evergreen Vauxhall Corsa has been given a new lease of life, thanks to a pure-electric powertrain. But can it compete with talented rivals?

DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE
DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE review

The plug-in hybrid DS 7 Crossback E-TENSE SUV offers up to 40 miles of electric range and plenty of luxurious touches, but it's quite expensive

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

Nissan Leaf review

The second-generation Nissan Leaf is at the vanguard of affordable electric cars and an 'e+' long-range version is now available

BMX X5 vs Porsche Cayenne vs Jaguar I-Pace
Triple test: BMW X5 hybrid vs Porsche Cayenne hybrid vs Jaguar I-Pace

Deciding on plug-in hybrid or pure-electric power for your next premium SUV? We've pitched some of the favourites against each other to see which comes out on top

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

DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE
DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE review

The DS 3 Crossback E-TENSE is a decent – if not quite class-leading – electric SUV that has refinement and unique styling on its side