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New BMW 545e xDrive 2020 review
BMW 5 Series

New BMW 545e xDrive 2020 review

The new plug-in hybrid BMW 545e xDrive combines a 3.0-litre six-cylinder petrol engine with an 11.6kWh battery and electric motor
16 Oct 2020
Mercedes E-Class review
Mercedes E-Class

Mercedes E-Class review

The Mercedes E-Class blends sumptuous comfort, refinement and tech in a stylish executive package
9 Oct 2020
New 2020 Jaguar XF facelift adds mild-hybrid tech
Jaguar XF

New 2020 Jaguar XF facelift adds mild-hybrid tech

Mild-hybrid tech and fresh infotainment system introduced to the Jaguar XF saloon and Sportbrake; prices range from £32,585 to £46,610
5 Oct 2020
2020 Mercedes S-Class on sale now
Mercedes S-Class

2020 Mercedes S-Class on sale now

Flagship Mercedes S-Class saloon on the UK market – and it’s more tech-laden than ever
24 Sep 2020
New 2020 Skoda Octavia engine line-up expands again
Skoda Octavia

New 2020 Skoda Octavia engine line-up expands again

New 1.0-litre mild-hybrid petrol engine to the lower end of the Skoda Octavia’s line-up, which has a starting price of £23,005
17 Sep 2020
New Lexus ES 300h Premium trim introduced
Lexus ES

New Lexus ES 300h Premium trim introduced

New Lexus ES 300h Premium trim level adds thousands of pounds of extra kit for a minimal outlay over the base model, while extra safety tech is includ…
8 Sep 2020
New 2020 Porsche Panamera facelift reshuffles range
Porsche Panamera

New 2020 Porsche Panamera facelift reshuffles range

Porsche has tweaked its Panamera in a new facelift with design tweaks plus improvements to petrol and plug-in hybrid powertrains
26 Aug 2020

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Used DS 5 review
Used car tests

Used DS 5 review

A full used buyer's guide on the DS 5 (2012-2018)
24 Aug 2020
New baby electric Jaguar to take on Tesla Model 3
Jaguar

New baby electric Jaguar to take on Tesla Model 3

The new compact electric Jaguar is likely to sit between a saloon and an SUV in appearance and our exclusive images preview how the finished model cou…
20 Aug 2020
New Mercedes E 400 d Coupe 2020 review
Mercedes E-Class Coupe

New Mercedes E 400 d Coupe 2020 review

Is it worth paying extra for the six-cylinder engine in the 400 d version of the revised Mercedes E-Class Coupe? We find out…
14 Aug 2020
New 2020 BMW 545e PHEV: specs, details and prototype drive
BMW 5 Series

New 2020 BMW 545e PHEV: specs, details and prototype drive

The facelifted BMW 5 Series gets a new six-cylinder plug-in hybrid 545e option, and we’ve been for a short spin to get a feel for the new drivetrain
11 Aug 2020
New Mercedes E 300 e 2020 review
Mercedes E-Class Saloon

New Mercedes E 300 e 2020 review

The Mercedes E-Class executive saloon has a mid-life update – we try the plug-in 300 e petrol version
10 Aug 2020
New 2023 BMW 5 Series to feature all-electric i5 model
BMW 5 Series

New 2023 BMW 5 Series to feature all-electric i5 model

The all-electric version of the new 5 Series is likely to be called the BMW i5 and our exclusive image previews how it could look
6 Aug 2020
2020 Mercedes E-Class facelift: prices confirmed
Mercedes E-Class

2020 Mercedes E-Class facelift: prices confirmed

Newly facelifted Mercedes E-Class launched in the UK – and it’s priced from £39,130 for the base-model E 200 saloon
30 Jul 2020
New Maserati Ghibli Hybrid gets four-cylinder 48-volt power
Maserati Ghibli Saloon

New Maserati Ghibli Hybrid gets four-cylinder 48-volt power

Electric supercharger technology means 325bhp and 420Nm torque for Maserati’s new hybrid saloon
16 Jul 2020
BMW M5 Competition gets a new 2020 facelift
BMW 5 Series M5

BMW M5 Competition gets a new 2020 facelift

BMW’s latest flagship performance saloon is powered by a 616bhp 4.4-litre V8 engine – and it has a 0–62mph time of 3.3 seconds
16 Jun 2020
New 2020 Lexus IS revealed with sharp new looks and updated tech
Lexus IS

New 2020 Lexus IS revealed with sharp new looks and updated tech

Brand’s Mercedes C-Class rival gets redesign inside and out and updated infotainment, but UK launch not happening
16 Jun 2020
Updated Tesla Model S launched with 400-mile range
Tesla Model S

Updated Tesla Model S launched with 400-mile range

Model S tweaks grant 402 mile maximum range on US EPA scale
16 Jun 2020
New Alpina B5 and D5 S arrive based on BMW 5 Series facelift
Alpina B5

New Alpina B5 and D5 S arrive based on BMW 5 Series facelift

Alpina’s petrol-powered B5 and diesel-engined D5 S are available to order now – with the former offering an output of 612bhp
11 Jun 2020
New BMW 4 Series: full details, specs and pictures of the 2020 car
BMW 4 Series

New BMW 4 Series: full details, specs and pictures of the 2020 car

The new BMW 4 Series coupe has distanced itself from the 3 Series with bold styling and a huge grille
5 Jun 2020
New facelifted BMW 5 Series takes aim at Audi A6 and Mercedes E-Class
BMW 5 Series

New facelifted BMW 5 Series takes aim at Audi A6 and Mercedes E-Class

The BMW 5 Series has been updated with styling and efficiency tweaks, while a new 545e performance plug-in model joins the line-up
27 May 2020
New Mercedes E-Class Coupe arrives with prices starting from £46k
Mercedes E-Class Coupe

New Mercedes E-Class Coupe arrives with prices starting from £46k

The Mercedes E-Class Coupe gets a new look, new tech and 48-volt mild hybrid assistance
26 May 2020
New BYD Han EV set for European launch
Electric cars

New BYD Han EV set for European launch

The Chinese-built, all-electric saloon rivals the Tesla Model 3, with a maximum claimed range of 376 miles
13 May 2020
New 2020 Alpina D3 S saloon and estate launched
Alpina D3

New 2020 Alpina D3 S saloon and estate launched

Alpina has unveiled a diesel-powered version of its BMW 3 Series, with 350bhp and 730Nm of torque
5 May 2020
Volvo S90 loses petrol and diesel engines from line-up
Volvo S90

Volvo S90 loses petrol and diesel engines from line-up

The flagship Volvo S90 saloon is now only available with the company’s range-topping, 385bhp T8 plug-in hybrid powertrain
9 Apr 2020
Mercedes E 300 e vs BMW 530e
Mercedes E-Class

Mercedes E 300 e vs BMW 530e

Plug-in hybrids will be more popular under new tax rules, so we test the new Mercedes E 300 e against the BMW 530e to see which is on target
19 Mar 2020