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Car tax changes in 2018 – what do I need to know?

The UK’s car tax (VED) bandings were given a massive shake-up in April 2017 and they’re changing again in April 2018. Here, you can check

Nissan Leaf: new vs old compared

The Nissan Leaf is the world’s best-selling electric car, but how does the new version compare to its predecessor? When the original Nissan Leaf was

Jaguar E-Pace review: The savviest SUV on the road?

“E-Pace? Is that the electric one then?,” asks a man inspecting our Jaguar SUV as we’re taking photos of it for this very review. Despite

2019 Jaguar I-PACE: 5 big tech details to know

Jaguar’s first all-electric car has been revealed, and with the 2019 I-PACE the big cat is coming out swinging. Sticking closely to the alluring contours

20 Most Reliable Cars of the Decade According to Consumer Reports

Everyone has their idea of what makes a reliable vehicle. For some, a car that starts every morning and just needs basic repairs every year

2019 Volvo XC40 Review

PROS Fun, memorable design T5 Momentum is easy to drive and perky Care by Volvo takes headache out of ownership Cabin has plenty of tech

The 10 fastest-depreciating cars 2018

Depreciation is usually the biggest cost of running a car. We reveal the models on sale today which lose their value the fastest Depreciation is

New Nissan Leaf vs Renault Zoe vs Volkswagen e-Golf Comparison

With an improved range between charges, Nissan’s new electric Leaf promises to be more usable than ever. Is it better than the Renault Zoe and

Geneva motor show 2018 – all the star cars to watch out for

Jaguar’s first electric car, a new Audi SUV and Mercedes’ crucial Volkswagen Golf rival – here’s your full guide to the star cars heading to

What is a hybrid car and should you buy one?

What are hybrid cars, how do they work and would one suit you? Find out everything you need to know in our useful guide A

Jaguar I-Pace first drive: Ice driving with the all-electric Jag

The Jaguar I-Pace is the company’s new all-electric SUV. In many people’s minds it represents the future of the British brand. It’s Jaguar Land Rover’s first real

Coming soon: new electric cars

Demand for electrified cars has surged in the last four years, with registrations increasing from around 3500 in 2013 to almost 119,000 in 2017. However,

Nissan Leaf (2018) review: Electric for the people

While many manufacturers are posturing and pontificating about plans for the electrification of their cars, Nissan is releasing a proper second-gen electric vehicle, the new Nissan Leaf. The

Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept hints at super-luxe crossover to come

Lexus has revealed its new vision of a luxury crossover, the Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept, and the idea is all about flexibility. Revealed today at

Tesla Model S 100D review: London to Scotland and back in the reigning EV king

Having been with us for almost six years, the electric Tesla Model S has quickly shifted from rare, exotic spaceship of the future to a

2017’s most surprising car has a lesson for EVs in 2018

In a year where I’ve driven supercars like the new Ford GT, six-figure hand-built exotica such as Rolls-Royce’s Dawn, and vehicles with horsepower by the bucketload,

Toyota Prius review: Celebrating 20 years of the hybrid car

It might seem scarcely believable, but in 2017 the Toyota Prius celebrates its 20th Birthday. To mark this momentous occasion, we took the opportunity to

Best used green cars (and the ones to avoid)

Buying a used electric car or hybrid is nothing to be afraid of. In fact, there are now some excellent used green cars out there

New Toyota Yaris Hybrid vs Renault Zoe Comparison

Small hatchbacks with electric  fied powertrains are cheap to run and produce little pollution – ideal if you mostly drive in town. But should you

2018 Honda Clarity review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid operates seamlessly between electric and hybrid operation, such that it’s difficult to tell when the engine is on.

The Cars People Really Came to Hate in 2017

Driving a car can provoke strong feelings. Wheeling through the canyons of California in a 2018 Mustang GT, you’re likely to fall in love with an

2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs. 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Plug-In Hybrid Video Test

They’re two high-volume plug-in hybrids, but they take different approaches to energy efficiency. The Toyota Prius Prime, new for 2017, is the plug-in version of the world’s best-known,

How Consumer Reports Rated Top Electric Cars in Reliability for 2018

Without a reputation for solid reliability, electric vehicles are a tough sell for today’s consumer. Even with federal and tax credits, the cost of an

5 crazy facts about Lamborghini’s outrageous electric supercar

Lamborghini may be embracing the electric car, but as you might expect the Terzo Millennio is about as far away from a Prius as you could

Lamborghini Terzo Millennio: The raging bull goes electric

Blasphemy. That’s what some would call it: the so-called purists, asked to consider an electric super sports car with the Lamborghini badge. And yet, at a time

Polestar 1: Hi-po hybrid coupe revealed – 441kW, 1000Nm hybrid

Volvo’s performance arm has today unveiled what it calls the very first vehicle of its new era of performance electric cars. Polestar says the launch

This is Polestar 1: Volvo’s disruptive performance EV

You expect solid confidence with a little reserve from the Swedes, and yet the freshly-revealed Polestar 1 arrives today with some bold claims. Before you

America’s Most Wanted: The Used Cars Everyone Is Snatching Up

We know which new vehicle sells the most year after year: Ford F-150. Countless business owners use it for work, and after decades atop the sale

The Most (and Least) Expensive Vehicles to Drive in America

Did you just get a great deal on a new car? Don’t answer yet — you won’t know for sure until you pay a vehicle’s

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Nissan Leaf

Pop quiz: What’s the best-selling electric car of all time? If you guessed the Tesla Model S, you’d be wrong. With over 250,000 sold worldwide