Reviews

Lexus LC
Lexus LC 500h review

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

Volvo XC90 Recharge T8 hybrid review

The Volvo XC90 Recharge T8 is a plug-in hybrid with decent performance, seven-seat practicality and around 30 miles' electric running

Polestar 2 vs Tesla Model 3
Twin test: Polestar 2 vs Tesla Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 is the best pure-electric executive car right now. Does the Polestar 2 have what it takes to knock it off its perch?

Peugeot e-2008 review

Practical, well equipped and decent value for money, the Peugeot e-2008 isn’t the best car in its class, but it’s likeable and more than fit for purpose

Kia Niro PHEV
Kia Niro PHEV review

It's not the most inspiring car to drive, but the excellent fuel economy and a decent electric range make the Kia Niro PHEV worth a look

Mercedes EQC
Mercedes EQC review

A great all-round premium electric SUV, the Mercedes EQC is slightly overshadowed by others in its class

Mercedes C-Class hybrid
Mercedes C-Class hybrid review

The Mercedes C-Class hybrid can be had as a saloon or an estate, with a choice of petrol or diesel power

Jaguar I-Pace
Jaguar I-Pace review

The Jaguar I-Pace is the first electric executive SUV to match long range to big desirability and truly entertaining handling

Mercedes GLA 250 e
Mercedes GLA hybrid review

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

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

BMW X5 hybrid
BMW X5 hybrid review

The BMW X5 xDrive45e is a spacious and sporty SUV offering up to 54 miles of electric range, which is among the best of any plug-in hybrid

BMW X1 hybrid
BMW X1 hybrid review

The BMW X1 xDrive25e is a plug-in hybrid SUV that's faster and more refined than its non-electrified siblings

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

BMW 7 Series 745e
BMW 7 Series hybrid review

The BMW 7 Series hybrid isn’t as comfortable as its Mercedes S-Class rival, but a big price difference tips the balance in its favour

Toyota Yaris Hybrid
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

BMW 330e
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

BMW 225xe
BMW 225xe hybrid review

One of very few hybrid MPVs available, the BMW 225xe is well worth a look for economy-minded family buyers

Audi Q7 hybrid
Audi Q7 hybrid review

Plug-in hybrid technology gives Audi Q7 TFSI e an electric range of over 25 miles and potentially very low running costs

Audi Q5 hybrid
Audi Q5 hybrid review

The Audi Q5 TFSI e plug-in hybrid is fast, spacious and returns 26 miles of electric-only range

Audi A7 hybrid
Audi A7 hybrid review

It's good-looking, efficient and technologically advanced, but the Audi A7 TFSIe isn't quite impressive enough to justify its pretty high price tag