Electric cars

Best electric cars to buy 2020/2021
Electric cars

Best electric cars to buy 2020/2021

There are more electric cars than ever to choose from, so we've picked some of the best you can buy in the UK now
22 Nov 2020
New 2022 Porsche Macan EV leaked
Porsche Macan

New 2022 Porsche Macan EV leaked

An image of the Macan’s clay mould was mistakenly released in Porsche’s recent foray into its unseen prototypes
12 Nov 2020
'Bentley needs real powertrain innovation if it’s to remain remotely relevant'
Opinion

'Bentley needs real powertrain innovation if it’s to remain remotely relevant'

Deputy editor John McIlroy thinks Bentley's EV switch is key to the firm's future
11 Nov 2020
New 2021 BMW iX electric SUV revealed with 376-mile range
BMW

New 2021 BMW iX electric SUV revealed with 376-mile range

The all-electric flagship BMW iX SUV boasts over 500bhp, 376 miles of range and 5G tech
11 Nov 2020
Hyundai Kona Electric facelift arrives with bold new look
Hyundai Kona Electric

Hyundai Kona Electric facelift arrives with bold new look

The Hyundai Kona Electric has been revised with a bold new look and a series of technology upgrades
10 Nov 2020
Peugeot e-2008 vs Hyundai Kona Electric vs Kia Soul EV
Car group tests

Peugeot e-2008 vs Hyundai Kona Electric vs Kia Soul EV

We put the new Peugeot e-2008, up against the Kia Soul EV and Hyundai Kona Electric
7 Nov 2020
New BMW i4 set to lead charge of six new electric cars
BMW

New BMW i4 set to lead charge of six new electric cars

The new all-electric BMW i4 is set to boast a range of around 373 miles and our exclusive images preview how it could look
6 Nov 2020

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New Audi RS e-tron GT prototype review
Audi e-tron GT

New Audi RS e-tron GT prototype review

We try out the new all-electric Audi RS e-tron GT ahead of its official arrival next year
6 Nov 2020
New Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo spotted uncamouflaged
Porsche Taycan

New Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo spotted uncamouflaged

Camo wrap pulled off upcoming Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo estate, ahead of the car’s anticipated launch early next year
5 Nov 2020
New pure-electric BMW 3 Series spied testing again
BMW 3 Series

New pure-electric BMW 3 Series spied testing again

All-electric BMW 3 Series saloon will rival the Tesla Model 3
4 Nov 2020
New BMW iX3 2020 review
BMW iX3

New BMW iX3 2020 review

Is the new all-electric BMW iX3 SUV a success? We hit the road to find out...
3 Nov 2020
Polestar 2 recalled over potential power failure issue
Polestar 2

Polestar 2 recalled over potential power failure issue

More than 4,500 Polestar 2s affected in Europe by a potential fault found in the new electric car
2 Nov 2020
Electric vehicles make up just one per cent of Department for Transport fleet
Electric cars

Electric vehicles make up just one per cent of Department for Transport fleet

Only 22 of the 1,860 vehicles in the Department for Transport’s fleet are fully electric, new data reveals
28 Oct 2020
Citroen Ami city car 75% likely to come to the UK says firm's boss
Citroen

Citroen Ami city car 75% likely to come to the UK says firm's boss

Revolutionary Citroen Ami city car being assessed for British market in next few weeks
27 Oct 2020
Pester power from kids pushes parents towards electric cars
News

Pester power from kids pushes parents towards electric cars

More than half of UK children want their parents to make the switch to an electrified car
27 Oct 2020
Volkswagen ID.3 review
Volkswagen ID.3

Volkswagen ID.3 review

The Volkswagen ID.3 has all the qualities to make it a great, electric family hatchback.
22 Oct 2020
New 2020 Fiat 500 EV: UK prices and specs released
Fiat 500

New 2020 Fiat 500 EV: UK prices and specs released

The new Fiat 500 electric city car will go on sale this December, with a starting price of £19,995 and up to 199 miles of range depending on battery
22 Oct 2020
Car makers could be forced to sell electric cars
News

Car makers could be forced to sell electric cars

Government ministers plan to require manufacturers to sell minimum proportion of zero-emission vehicles
20 Oct 2020
New Renault Megane eVision: concept previews electric Megane SUV for 2021
News

New Renault Megane eVision: concept previews electric Megane SUV for 2021

Future of the Renault Megane is previewed by a striking new electric SUV concept car that will be on sale in 2021
15 Oct 2020
New 2021 Dacia Spring revealed as Europe’s cheapest electric car
Dacia

New 2021 Dacia Spring revealed as Europe’s cheapest electric car

The Dacia Spring will take on electric city car rivals like the SEAT Mii Electric with a sub-£20,000 asking price
15 Oct 2020
Total acquires Source London EV charging network
Electric cars

Total acquires Source London EV charging network

Fuel and energy giant Total plans to expand the number of chargers in the capital tenfold by 2025
15 Oct 2020
New 2022 Mercedes EQE electric saloon to rival Tesla Model S
Mercedes EQE

New 2022 Mercedes EQE electric saloon to rival Tesla Model S

The all-electric Mercedes EQE saloon will below the EQS limousine when it arrives in 2022 and our exclusive images preview how it could look
15 Oct 2020
Sub-£30,000 Volkswagen ID.3 due to launch later this month
Volkswagen ID.3

Sub-£30,000 Volkswagen ID.3 due to launch later this month

Cheaper entry point brings price of the new Volkswagen ID.3 electric car closer to that of a high-spec Golf, while the range expands with new trim lev…
14 Oct 2020
Affordable Electric Car of the Year 2020: Renault Zoe
Renault ZOE

Affordable Electric Car of the Year 2020: Renault Zoe

The Renault Zoe is the 2020 Auto Express Affordable Electric Car of the Year, with the Honda e and Kia e-Niro commended
13 Oct 2020
Compact Executive Car of the Year 2020: Tesla Model 3
Tesla Model 3

Compact Executive Car of the Year 2020: Tesla Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 is the 2020 Auto Express Compact Executive Car of the Year, with the BMW 3 Series and Polestar 2 commended
13 Oct 2020
Premium Electric Car of the Year 2020: Tesla Model 3
Tesla Model 3

Premium Electric Car of the Year 2020: Tesla Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 is the 2020 Auto Express Premium Electric Car of the Year, with the Jaguar I-Pace and Porsche Taycan commended
13 Oct 2020
Hyundai Kona Electric recalled over fire risk
Electric cars

Hyundai Kona Electric recalled over fire risk

Hyundai Kona Electric recalled in South Korea; investigation currently underway to establish need for recall in UK and Europe
13 Oct 2020
New Mercedes EQC 4x4x2 review
Mercedes EQC

New Mercedes EQC 4x4x2 review

We get behind the wheel of the mad Mercedes EQC 4x4x2 electric off-roader
12 Oct 2020
New Lexus UX 300e review
Lexus UX

New Lexus UX 300e review

The Lexus UX 300e is the Japanese brand's first all-electric car and it's a strong contender
12 Oct 2020
New Mazda MX-30 2020 review
Mazda MX-30 SUV

New Mazda MX-30 2020 review

The Mazda MX-30 is the Japanese firm’s first electric model, and it turns on the style
12 Oct 2020
Hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai popemobile built for Pope Francis
Toyota Mirai

Hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai popemobile built for Pope Francis

Specially modified Toyota Mirai popemobile for his holiness, complete with an elevated rear seat and gilded insignias
12 Oct 2020
Volkswagen ID.3 vs Nissan Leaf
Electric cars

Volkswagen ID.3 vs Nissan Leaf

The Nissan Leaf has been one of the best-selling electric cars of the past decade - we find out if it'll be able to fend off the hot anticipated Volks…
10 Oct 2020
Audi e-tron GT: specs, images and RS model confirmed
Audi

Audi e-tron GT: specs, images and RS model confirmed

Fully electric Audi e-tron GT saloon to be revealed next year, and a hot RS model is on the way
9 Oct 2020
New Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype electric car teased with 750-mile range
Mercedes

New Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype electric car teased with 750-mile range

The Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype promises the world’s longest electric car range, with teaser images hinting at ‘Shanghai to Beijing’ or ‘Nice to St…
6 Oct 2020