All articles tagged with Hybrid

2017 Toyota Prius Plug-In Review 2 years ago

Toyota Prius hatchback (2017 - ) review

The Toyota Prius Plug-in provides an environmentally-friendly alternative to those who require a greater range than that currently offered by electric cars, or a cleaner alternative to diesel powered family cars.
2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in First Drive 2 years ago

2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in first drive review

The Plug-in is far more than a Prius with a big battery, but does it offer sufficient real-world benefits over the cheaper, standard car? Or would you simply be better off with a BMW 330e?
News 2 years ago

2017 Geneva Motor Show preview

The Geneva Motor Show kicks off at the start of March. We bring you all the information you need, and a round-up of some of the most important cars you can expect to see.
2017 Volkswagen Golf First Drive 2 years ago

2017 Volkswagen Golf first drive review

The Volkswagen Golf is Europe’s best-selling family hatchback and this update is aimed at maintaining that situation and keeping rivals as diverse as the Vauxhall Astra and BMW 1 Series in their place
2017 Lexus IS Review 2 years ago

Lexus IS saloon (2017 - ) review

Even with some revisions in early 2017, the Lexus IS has a very tough job to compete with cars like the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series and Mercedes C-Class. It ploughs its own furrow in the compact executive class, with a character all of its own.
Renault Scenic ride Review 3 years ago

Renault Scenic MPV (2016 - ) review

With its SUV-inspired styling, 20-inch alloys and imaginative interior design, the latest Scenic is a tempting alternative to the plethora of ‘vans-with-windows’ that have become the MPV norm.
Range Rover nose Review 3 years ago

Land Rover Range Rover SUV (2016 - ) review

The Range Rover competes with other huge luxury 4x4s like the Audi Q7 and Mercedes GLS. It has a rugged appeal all of its own, though, and it can play the limousine card better than any of its rivals.
2016 Kia Optima PHEV First Drive 3 years ago

2016 Kia Optima PHEV first drive review

Kia’s family saloon gets a new plug-in hybrid version with super-impressive efficiency figures, but a sensible pricetag. Question is, is it any good?
New 2016 Honda NSX First Drive 3 years ago

New 2016 Honda NSX first drive review

Twenty-seven years since the launch of the Ayrton Senna-inspired original, the new NSX is finally here. Our early impressions suggest it’s a worthy rival to the Audi R8, Porsche 911 and McLaren 570S. Not a bad start, then
First Drive 3 years ago

2016 Hyundai Ioniq hybrid first drive review

The Ioniq is the first car to be launched with three different electrified powertrains, but is that enough to give it the edge over the Toyota Prius, Nissan Leaf and more conventional diesel hatchbacks?
How to charge an electric car Advice 3 years ago

How to charge an electric car

Possibly the greatest barrier to someone considering an electric car or plug-in hybrid is charging. How easy is it? Where can you do it? How can you do it? And, how long does it take? These are just the kind of questions we answer in our video.