The latest car reviews, news and advice from our team

Feature 2 months ago

The REV Test: Electric cars

This week, Rachael, Erin and Vicki (REV… get it?) are testing three popular electric cars – BMW i3s, Renault Zoe, Kia Soul EV – based on how people search for them at Auto Trader.
Advice 2 months ago

How much is the car theory test?

Are you looking to take the first step towards getting your car driving licence? Find out how much the car theory test, practical test, and overall costs of learning to drive will be.
Advice 2 months ago

Cars with Apple CarPlay

If you’re looking to buy your next car, you might want to know if it has Apple CarPlay connectivity available. Many cars across all budgets now come with Apple CarPlay.
MGB GT Feature 2 months ago

Best cars for Father's Day

If you’re feeling super generous, or just fancy having a chat about ‘the good old days’, how about our pick of the best cars for Father’s Day? There’s a few classics in there, a few proper dad cars, and a couple of newer options too.
2018 Toyota Aygo Review 2 months ago

Toyota Aygo hatchback (2018 - ) review

Toyota’s updates to the little Aygo go further than you might expect – on the mechanical front at least – and help keep the smallest and most affordable car the Toyota makes competitive in the city car class.
Feature 2 months ago

The REV Test: Budget SUVs

This week, Rachael, Erin and Vicki (REV… get it?) are testing three popular budget SUVs – Suzuki Vitara S, Dacia Duster, and Jeep Renegade – based on how people search for them at Auto Trader.
Advice 2 months ago

Benefits and downsides of owning an electric or hybrid car

If you're considering buying an electric or hybrid car, you might have heard quite a few arguments for and against them. We explain the positives and negatives of each, so you can see if an alternative fuel vehicle could work for you.
Best Of 2 months ago

Best electric cars available in 2018 and beyond

Electric cars are becoming more mainstream, with prices coming down and mileage range going up, making them a realistic proposition for more and more people. These are our favourites.
News 2 months ago

Jaguar Land Rover developing off-road, self-driving SUVs

Under Project Cortex, in collaboration with the University of Birmingham and machine learning experts Myrtle AI, JLR is working on the highest level of self-driving technology, that will allow cars to go off-road and drive themselves in any weather condition.
Advice 2 months ago

What is AdBlue?

Whatever car you drive, you might have seen AdBlue at a fuel station and wondered what on earth it is, and whether you need it… here’s all you need to know.
Advice 2 months ago

Learner drivers allowed on the motorway

From Monday 4 June 2018, learner drivers will be allowed to drive on the motorway with an approved driving instructor, in a dual control car. We also offer our top tips on how to drive more safely on the motorway, whatever your driving experience.
Advice 2 months ago

Electric and hybrid cars explained

With their low running costs and increasingly long ranges, more and more people in the UK are buying electric or hybrid cars. Whether you want to help save the planet or money on fuel, it’s well worth seeing if an electric car or hybrid is right for you.
Review 2 months ago

Jaguar I-Pace SUV (2018 - ) review

The Jaguar I-Pace is an all-electric SUV that offers huge performance, an impressive real-world driving range and huge desirability. That all puts it firmly into Tesla territory, and so – unfortunately – does the price.
Feature 2 months ago

The REV Test: Luxury SUVs

This week, Rachael, Erin and Vicki (REV… get it?) are testing three popular luxury SUVs – Audi Q5, Range Rover Velar, and Mercedes-Benz GLE – based on how people search for them at Auto Trader.
Lamborghini Aventador Review 2 months ago

Lamborghini Aventador S Coupe (2017 - ) review

The Aventador S is an upgraded version of Lamborghini’s flagship hypercar. It’s very expensive, very loud and very fast, with few concessions to anything other than performance.