Plug-in hybrid cars

Facelifted BMW 5 Series vs Mercedes E-Class: rivals comparison
BMW 5 Series vs Mercedes E-Class
News
21 Jan 2021

Facelifted BMW 5 Series vs Mercedes E-Class: rivals comparison

The BMW 5 Series and Mercedes E-Class have both been updated recently but which is the best premium saloon?
Skoda Octavia hatchback review
Skoda Octavia
19 Jan 2021

Skoda Octavia hatchback review

"The Skoda Octavia hatchback is more spacious, efficient and handsome than ever"
Mercedes C-Class saloon review
Mercedes C-Class saloon review
Mercedes C-Class
13 Jan 2021

Mercedes C-Class saloon review

"The Mercedes C-Class is more comfortable, luxurious and efficient than ever before, and a thorough facelift has added the latest technology"
Best hybrid SUVs
Hybrid cars
12 Jan 2021

Best hybrid SUVs

The best hybrid 4x4s can be as cheap to run as family hatchbacks, yet also offer the extra space and pace many covet. Our top 10 examines the ones you…
BMW X3 SUV review
BMW X3 SUV review gallery
BMW X3
11 Jan 2021

BMW X3 SUV review

"The latest BMW X3 blends comfort, technology and real driver appeal in a very well rounded package"
Polestar 1 coupe review
Polestar 1 coupe
Polestar 1
8 Jan 2021

Polestar 1 coupe review

"Left-hand drive and a limited production run mean the Polestar 1 is destined to be a rare collectible coupe that combines 601bhp with a 78-mile pure-…
2021 Skoda Octavia vRS: 197bhp diesel engine detailed
Skoda Octavia vRS
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback
6 Jan 2021

2021 Skoda Octavia vRS: 197bhp diesel engine detailed

Powerful Skoda Octavia vRS gets sporty looks and a vRS iv plug-in hybrid option for the first time
Renault Captur SUV review
Renault Captur
4 Jan 2021

Renault Captur SUV review

“The Renault Captur is one of the crossovers to beat, thanks to low running costs and plenty of style”
BMW 5 Series hybrid review
BMW 5 Series hybrid
26 Dec 2020

BMW 5 Series hybrid review

“This pair of punchy PHEVs offer everything you’d expect from a 5 Series, plus excellent CO2 emissions"
What is a plug-in hybrid car?
Plug-in hybrid cars
23 Dec 2020

What is a plug-in hybrid car?

What is a plug-in hybrid, how can it cut pollution and costs and should you buy one?
Audi A3 45 TFSI e plug-in hybrid launching in 2021
Audi A3
8 Dec 2020

Audi A3 45 TFSI e plug-in hybrid launching in 2021

Audi A3 gets a second PHEV powertrain, with a Golf GTI-matching 242bhp
Audi Q3 45 TFSI e is brand’s latest plug-in hybrid
Audi Q3
4 Dec 2020

Audi Q3 45 TFSI e is brand’s latest plug-in hybrid

Audi Q3 plug-in hybrid offers 31 miles of electric range and 242bhp
New 2021 DS 4 plug-in hybrid: tech details revealed
Spy shot of secretly tested future car
DS
3 Dec 2020

New 2021 DS 4 plug-in hybrid: tech details revealed

Next-generation DS 4 set to get hi-tech interior and a PHEV version with 30-mile electric range
SEAT Tarraco e-Hybrid PHEV will join range in 2021
SEAT Tarraco
3 Dec 2020

SEAT Tarraco e-Hybrid PHEV will join range in 2021

Plug-in hybrid SEAT Tarraco SUV uses same powertrain as Cupra Leon and Skoda Superb iV
2021 Toyota RAV4 plug-in hybrid: 302bhp SUV costs £47,395
Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid
Toyota RAV4
2 Dec 2020

2021 Toyota RAV4 plug-in hybrid: 302bhp SUV costs £47,395

The Toyota RAV4 plug-in hybrid combines hot hatch performance and 46 miles of electric range
2020 Cupra Formentor SUV gets entry-level 148bhp petrol engine
Cupra Formentor
1 Dec 2020

2020 Cupra Formentor SUV gets entry-level 148bhp petrol engine

New 1.5-litre petrol engine slashes starting price of Cupra Formentor
Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback front 3/4 tracking
Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback
24 Nov 2020

Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback review

"The Volkswagen Golf GTE is a sporty plug-in but there's better value to be had elsewhere"
Suzuki Across SUV review
Suzuki Across SUV front 3/4 cornering
Suzuki Across
27 Oct 2020

Suzuki Across SUV review

"The Suzuki Across is a practical plug-in hybrid SUV with an impressive electric range"
Lexus UX SUV review
Lexus UX
26 Oct 2020

Lexus UX SUV review

"The economical Lexus UX looks and feels great, but falls short on versatility"
New Suzuki Across plug-in hybrid SUV starts at £45,599
Suzuki
20 Oct 2020

New Suzuki Across plug-in hybrid SUV starts at £45,599

The Suzuki Across is a rebadged Toyota RAV4 PHEV with 46-mile range
Audi Q8 gains plug-in hybrid versions with 28-mile electric range
Audi Q8
14 Oct 2020

Audi Q8 gains plug-in hybrid versions with 28-mile electric range

New Audi Q8 gets a choice of 55 and 60 TFSI e engines that promise around 100mpg
New 355bhp Peugeot 508 Sport Engineered PHEVs unveiled
Peugeot 508
24 Sep 2020

New 355bhp Peugeot 508 Sport Engineered PHEVs unveiled

The Peugeot 508 hatchback and estate will soon be available as fast PHEVs
MG HS plug-in hybrid SUV now on sale
2020 MG HS plug-in hybrid
MG HS
23 Sep 2020

MG HS plug-in hybrid SUV now on sale

MG’s first PHEV starts from £29,995 and promises 32-mile electric range
2020 Range Rover Velar arrives with new PHEV powertrain
2021 Range Rover Velar P400e plug-in hybrid driving on road
Range Rover Velar
22 Sep 2020

2020 Range Rover Velar arrives with new PHEV powertrain

Updated Range Rover Velar revealed with new technology, revised engines, and a plug-in hybrid model
2020 Land Rover Defender 110 P400e plug-in hybrid arrives
2020 Land Rover Defender 110 P400e plug-in hybrid - off-roading
Land Rover Defender
8 Sep 2020

2020 Land Rover Defender 110 P400e plug-in hybrid arrives

New Land Rover Defender now available with a PHEV powertrain and a new range of six-cylinder diesel engines
Second Volvo XC40 plug-in hybrid launched
Volvo XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid
Volvo XC40
20 Aug 2020

Second Volvo XC40 plug-in hybrid launched

Volvo XC40 Recharge T4 manages 27 miles of electric range and starts at £39,130
2020 Renault Megane facelift: prices, specs and release date
2020 Renault Megane RS Line - front 3/4 view
Renault Megane hatchback
24 Jul 2020

2020 Renault Megane facelift: prices, specs and release date

Facelifted Renault Megane brings new hybrid model, updated cabin tech and tweaked trim levels
2020 Jeep Renegade and Compass 4xe plug-in hybrids due soon
Jeep
23 Jul 2020

2020 Jeep Renegade and Compass 4xe plug-in hybrids due soon

Jeep Renegade PHEV costs from £32,600; Compass 4xe prices yet to be revealed
2021 Mercedes C-Class Estate in development
Spy shot of secretly tested future car
Mercedes C-Class
22 Jul 2020

2021 Mercedes C-Class Estate in development

Practical C-Class Estate due next year to rival BMW 3 Series Touring
New Volkswagen Tiguan vs Ford Kuga & SEAT Ateca: comparison
Volkswagen Tiguan
9 Jul 2020

New Volkswagen Tiguan vs Ford Kuga & SEAT Ateca: comparison

Updated Volkswagen Tiguan and SEAT Ateca go up against all-new Ford Kuga. How do these rivals compare?
Mercedes GLA: old vs new
Mercedes GLA
3 Jul 2020

Mercedes GLA: old vs new

The new Mercedes GLA looks very different to the previous model but how does it actually compare?
New 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe range to feature two hybrid models
2020 Hyundai Santa Fe driving
Hyundai Santa Fe
1 Jul 2020

New 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe range to feature two hybrid models

New Hyundai Santa Fe SUV will be on sale in September
Facelifted Audi Q5 on sale in July
Audi Q5 facelift driving
Audi Q5
29 Jun 2020

Facelifted Audi Q5 on sale in July

2020 Audi Q5 gets mild-hybrid tech, updated styling and interior improvements
DS 7 Crossback E-Tense SUV
DS 7 Crossback
16 Jun 2020

DS 7 Crossback E-Tense SUV

New DS 7 Crossback E-Tense 225 promises 34-mile electric range
Mercedes A 250 e and B 250 e plug-in hybrids now on sale
Mercedes A250e and B250e plug-in hybrids
Mercedes A-Class
10 Jun 2020

Mercedes A 250 e and B 250 e plug-in hybrids now on sale

Mercedes B-Class plug-in hybrid joins A-Class PHEV; 42 miles of range promised