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

Holden Commodore v Mazda 6 v Toyota Camry 2018 Comparison

Holden Commodore LT diesel v Mazda 6 Touring diesel v Toyota Camry Ascent hybrid Comparison – How does Holden’s first diesel Commodore stack up against the

Pentax K-1 Mark II Hands-on Review — First Impressions

A couple of years ago, at the start of 2016, Ricoh finally answered the calls from Pentaxians for a full-frame DSLR with the arrival of

The 10 most popular cars in the UK right now

The UK’s new car market continued to shrink in January, with much of the decline coming from diesels The number of new cars sold in

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

2017-2018 SYM T2 250i Review

SYM brings affordability and practicality together in its streetbike trainer, the T2 250i. This ride represents the largest non-scooter-type model the factory makes, and the 250 cc mill

How FDA approval affects your wearables, and how it’s going to change

What you need to know about wearables and the FDA In the past couple of years, as tech companies have increased their interest in digital

15 Cars That Became Political Icons

Geopolitical drama! International intrigue! As a planet, we’re living through some tumultuous times. But while the world’s leaders clash over the future of diplomacy, we’re compelled to

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

2018 Nissan Leaf: The technology inside

The 2018 Nissan Leaf has been unveiled, and it now comes with a number of key improvements. First and foremost is the range of driving

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

Audi Q7 E-Tron: The hybrid revolution just got its own superhero

The Audi Q7 E-Tron is an incredible feat of hybrid automotive engineering – and it’s finally convinced me that there’s no need to buy an

Best and worst 7-seat SUVs and 4x4s 2017

Whether you’re planning to carry seven people on a regular basis, or just need an occasional third row of seats, there’s an SUV to suit

2015-2017 Yamaha WR250F Review

First introduced in 2001, the WR250F has seen some changes through the years up to and including 2014 — most notably the alloy frame introduced

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

25 Exotic Cars You Can’t Have in America

Let’s say you had a big chunk of cash in the bank and came across a car you simply must have. The only problem is, this car exists only in Europe

Purism Librem 15 review

OUR VERDICT This is a highly compelling notebook which boasts a neat design, impressive attention to detail, and some great security and privacy features. FOR

New Volkswagen e-Golf vs BMW i3 Comparison

Electric hatchbacks don’t come much more usable than VW’s latest e-Golf. But is it better than the radical BMW i3? *** Note : £1 = $1.30

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

Moon Neo MiND review

True, its moniker evokes some Orwellian government brainwashing faction rather than a class-leading hi-fi component, but despite its rather eerily menacing acronym, the Moon Neo

Apple Watch: Activity and Workout app explored and explained

We explore the Apple Watch’s fitness offerings in depth While the original Apple Watch was somewhat of a letdown, especially for fitness fans, the Apple

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

Best used hybrid cars (and the ones to avoid)

With the Government proposing to allow only the sale of electrified cars from 2040 onwards, the spotlight has been thrown onto electric and hybrid cars.

Mini Countryman Cooper S E preview: Mini’s first electric hybrid hits the road

By its own management’s admission the Mini brand has overstretched itself. Like a greedy child with eyes bigger than its belly, the once maker of

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

2017 Ford Fiesta First drive Review

THE GOOD Fun drive Vastly better interior Cleaner design THE BAD Rear-end is divisive The odd naff plastic The wait is over to see if

Caution! These 10 Cars Score Low in Important Safety Categories

If you are involved in a collision, passengers in sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and trucks tend to be better off than those in a subcompact car.

Has the Legendary Nissan Pathfinder Lost Its Way?

I was 15 years old the first time I attempted driving in the snow. My father owned a maroon 1989 Nissan Pathfinder 2-door that cackled when

10 Reasons Why We Buy Japanese Instead of American Cars

It’s hard to remember now, but a generation ago, Japanese cars transformed from being a cheap, laughable alternative to full-size American cars to the preferred daily drivers for millions

The 25 Safest and Cheapest Cars for Teen Drivers

Few things are scarier for a parent than your teen getting their first car, but that’s an inevitable part of both of your lives. You can