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New Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In vs New Volkswagen Golf GTE Comparison 2017

Plug-in hybrids are finally coming of age, as the new Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in and the refreshed Volkswagen Golf GTE attest. We find out which of

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

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

The Most Overpriced Hybrid and Electric Vehicles on the Market

If you look at fuel economy ratings for hybrids and electric vehicles, the numbers jump off the screen. Toyota Prius Prime, the plug-in version of the

VW Microbus EV reborn: 5 things you should know

You have to wonder why it’s taken Volkswagen so long to reboot the Microbus, but come 2022 the iconic shape will return to the roads.

Tesla Model 3 quick drive review

The Tesla Model 3 is one of the most anticipated new car releases of 2017 – and we’re here in California, among the first to drive it.

2018 Volkswagen Polo previewed – engines, specs and release date

Everything you need to know about next year’s new Volkswagen Polo, including how much it’s likely to cost and what it’s like to drive The

BMW Is Only the Second Most Valuable Car Brand in the World

The list of 2017’s most valuable brands is out, and unsurprisingly it’s pretty impressive. According to the BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands, Google takes

20 Affordable Cars a Trump Tax Would Make Expensive

To back up anti-trade rhetoric and an “America first” slogan, President Donald Trump threatened automakers with a border tax on any vehicle assembled in Mexico. The idea

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

Coming soon: new cars for 2017 – Don’t buy a new car until you’ve read

There’s a whole raft of interesting cars going on sale later this year, so before you sign on the dotted line at your local dealer,

Jaguar E-Pace release date, price, specs, features and images

The Jaguar E-Pace has finally been revealed at a glitzy launch event in London’s Excel Arena – and it’s cheap(ish), cheerful, and seriously tempting. After

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid review

THE GOOD: A gasoline-electric drivetrain with plug-in capability means the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid can operate as an electric vehicle for typical errands, and gets better

25 New Cars You Need to Check Out in 2017

For automobile enthusiasts, every year means a fresh set of new cars to salivate over. As auto makers constantly fight to outpace their competitors, car

These Are the Most Valuable Car Brands in the World

The list of 2017’s most valuable brands is out, and unsurprisingly it’s pretty impressive. According to the BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands, Google takes

Consumer Reports Picks Its 10 Worst Cars of 2017

Most people that write about cars do it because they love the things. For some lunatics (ourselves included), cars can be a source of unadulterated

10 of the Most Technologically Advanced Vehicles on the Road

How many of you remember the digital read-outs from the 1980s and early 1990s? You know, the ones from all those bad car commercials, where pixelated

Hyundai or Kia? Why Korean Automakers are the Surprising Choice You Need to Make

It’s astonishing how Korean automakers have become synonymous with quality over the years. In 2016, Kia reigned as king of initial quality according to J.D. Power, beating

Toyota Prius Prime: 10 Things to Know About the First Sensible Plug-in

Everyone who drives an electric vehicle immediately notices two things: the acceleration and the fuel economy. Driving an EV means instant power from a stoplight, and

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 Hyundai Ioniq Electric and Hybrid First Drive: Reaching past the Prius rainbow

Hyundai’s Ioniq initiative is more than just a green flare rising up from the sea of increasingly electrified automotive options. The decision to introduce a

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

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV : Who Should and Shouldn’t Buy This Car

Our first drive of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV confirmed many of our best suspicions. Rumors of its excellent economy and legitimate range were true,

Chevrolet Bolt EV: 10 Things We Learned Driving the First Everyman EV

The race for the first affordable, long-range electric vehicle is over. General Motors is the winner, and the product is the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV,

2017 Chevrolet BOLT EV first drive: The first electric car truly for the everyman

I’m not convinced with the new BOLT EV’s tail-lights, but in just about every other way this all-electric car is a knock-out. A no compromise,

15 Risky Vehicles Automakers Gambled On

There’s a big difference between a sporting concept car and an automobile set to see production. Innovative real-world cars and trucks take years of product development and

Hyundai’s Self-Driving Ioniq Review : Amazingly Smart, Can Cause Road Rage

Taking a Spin in Hyundai’s Self-Driving Ioniq I’ve been testing a new car, but I never actually drove it. That’s because it drives itself. It’s

10 Electric Cars That Will Shake Up the Market in 2017

The electric vehicle market definitely needs a shakeup in 2017. While models by Tesla and plug-in hybrids by BMW and Porsche have captured the interest