electric cars

Here’s When BMW and Other Automakers Will Abandon Gasoline

Detroit might be churning out trucks and SUVs with reckless abandon, and oil companies are carrying on with business as usual, but the writing is on the

2017 Audi R8 Spyder Review: Almost no compromises

PROS Incredibly quick Surprisingly comfortable Easy to drive, even at speed Glorious soundtrack 18mpg combined isn’t bad for a V10 CONS Expensive without the badge-recognition

5-star cars for less than £20,000/$26,000

These five-star models are all proof that you don’t need to shell out a fortune to get a fantastic car, whether you’re shopping for a

Top 10 electric cars to buy right now

Electric cars are growing in popularity, and no wonder: they’re quiet, cheap to run and smooth to drive. But which are the bright sparks to

Volkswagen’s electric car assault: 17 new EVs coming soon

Audi, Bentley, Porsche, Seat, Skoda and Volkswagen are planning 50 new electric cars – here are the new models we know are coming soon There

Frankfurt motor show 2017 – our star cars revealed

The bi-annual Frankfurt motor show is one of the biggest motoring events around – and that’s because it will give us a first look at

2018 Nissan Leaf revealed: 150 miles range, and we’ve driven it

Meet the all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf, the much-anticipated updated version of one of the most affordable electric cars on the market. Promising more range, more

Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concept preview: The future autonomous car for slick city transit

Daimler has revealed its Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concept in Stuttgart, two weeks before it gets shown to the public at the Frankfurt Auto Show.

The 10 slowest-depreciating cars of 2017

Want your next car to hold on to as much of its value as possible? You’ll need to buy one of these When you buy

The best electric cars 2017: Five worth considering

The best electric car? We have driven them all – here are five worth considering in 2017, including their running costs and UK price, plus two

The 10 most popular cars in the UK right now

Demand for diesel cars slumped again in July, as sales of hybrid and electric vehicles soared. We take a look at the other winners and

Why the 2017 Velar is the coolest Range Rover ever

The Ranger Rover Velar 2017 is the latest addition to the Range Rover family. Here’s everything you need to know about Jaguar Land Rover’s new

Range Rover Velar 2017: 4 ways this is the coolest Range Rover yet

The Ranger Rover Velar is the latest addition to the Range Rover family. Here’s everything you need to know about Jaguar Land Rover’s new SUV,

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric Review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric feels well-balanced from behind the wheel, drives effortlessly and outperforms its own range estimations. Dashboard electronics work through an

BMW 530e plug-in hybrid preview: The best of both worlds?

The new BMW 5-Series is a car we already know to be talented. In our 5-star review of the upper-spec 530d, we said that, judged

Everything You Need to Know About the Tesla Model 3

The future is here, and it’s Tesla’s biggest make-or-break moment yet. The future, of course, is the Model 3 — the $35,000 compact premium EV

Fastest 40: The Speediest Cars From Every Brand Sold Stateside

Have you ever wondered what the fastest model of vehicle is from each brand? We did, and we assumed you were curious, too, or you

Best small automatic cars 2017 (and the ones to avoid)

There are lots of great small cars on sale, but if you want one with an automatic gearbox, then your choice is rather more limited.

Careful! These 10 Cars Look Nice, but They’re Made Cheap

Try as they might, automakers aren’t always able to deliver the goods at the end of the day. Even though a car may look good, it

10 Cars That Should Have Failed but They Didn’t

Trying to predict how a new car is going to sell can be difficult. Companies spend millions of dollars on development, and some cars are

2017 Volkswagen e-Golf First Drive: VW’s EV puts Golf first, electric after

More range, more power, and more like a regular, gasoline Golf than ever, the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf is an EV you could forget runs on

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Review: Electric all-rounder

PROS Better-than-EPA range Legitimately rewarding to drive Category-beating levels of tech Spacious cabin and trunk CONS Level 1 charger is a slow way to No

10 Electric Vehicles With the Best Range in 2017

Electric vehicles have come a long way. Back in the early days, consumers tended laugh at the worst EVs on the U.S. market. Once the prize-winning EVs

10 Best-Selling Electric Vehicles of All Time

Electric vehicles are only getting started. This Chevrolet Bolt EV everyone’s been fogging the windows over just went on sale in December 2016. Meanwhile, Tesla is still

2017 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell First Drive: Hydrogen Hero

Strange new hydrogen fuel; same reassuring Honda experience. That’s the equation the 2017 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell is counting on for success, a four-door premium

10 Future Electric Vehicles That Will Change the Auto Landscape

Afters years of rumors about the next generation of electric vehicles, we finally have some real cars on the docket. Breakthroughs in technology, dropping battery costs, and a

The Electric Vehicles America Needed but Never Got

While electric vehicles are gaining momentum in the U.S., there’s still a long way to go. In December 2016, the segment’s peak month to date,

Smart Electric Drive (2017) first drive: Nippy inner-city transport sprouts a plug socket

Stop anyone in the street and ask them to name the electric carpioneers and it’s likely the big names will make up the majority of

4 Things Tesla Needs to Avoid Model 3 Delays

By most accounts, Tesla Model 3 is the coolest thing to ever happen to electric cars. It’s like a hip nephew of the trailblazing Model

10 Future Tesla Models to Expect in the Coming Years

For electric vehicles to have a real impact on air quality, they would need to succeed in multiple segments of the market — meaning that automakers