What are ‘mild hybrid’, ‘full hybrid’, ‘plug-in hybrid’ and ‘pure-electric’ cars?


Have you been wondering what an electrified car is, or are confused about terms such as mild hybrid, full hybrid and plug-in hybrid car?
McLaren breaks new ground with 671bhp Artura hybrid

McLaren Artura 671bhp hybrid supercar revealed


McLaren has revealed the Artura supercar, a "high-performance hybrid" with 671bhp and an electric range of 19 miles.
2020 Kia Sorento seven-seat SUv review by Will Dron for Sunday Times Driving.co.uk

2020 Kia Sorento review


Kia has launched an all-new version of its seven-seat SUV, and for the first time it has the option of hybrid power. Here's our verdict.
Shock as Which? magazine names UK's most unreliable car

Which? magazine names UK's most unreliable car


The Volvo XC90 SUV has been named the UK’s ‘most error-prone car’ in a survey of 47,000 drivers by Which? magazine. 
BMW M Vision NEXT’s exterior designer, Jose Alberto Casas Peña

BMW's next supercars: we meet the designer


BMW’s Vision M Next concept broke cover at 2019’s Frankfurt Motor Show. It’s a hint as to what future BMW M products will look like.

Video: Exclusive McLaren Speedtail preview


Watch David Green's sneak preview of the McLaren Speedtail — a 243mph+ "Hyper-GT" successor to the McLaren F1.
Rapid switch to electric vehicles will lead to job losses, warns EU car industry

Rapid switch to EVs will put car industry at risk


Tougher CO2 targets to ensure a rapid shift to electric vehicles could put the European automotive sector at risk, says its trade body.
Aston Martin aims high with Volante Vision autonomous plane concept

Aston Martin unveils Volante Vision plane concept


Aston Martin's product portfolio could reach new heights, if its Volante Vision Concept autonomous private plane design study ever takes off.
German tuner Abt unleashes 1,000bhp+ Audi RS6 Avant

Abt unleashes 1,000bhp+ Audi RS6 Avant prototype


The German tuning firm Abt Sportsline has unveiled the most extreme car it's ever created: an Audi RS6 Avant that produces over 1,000bhp.

Tougher Congestion Charge limits proposed by TfL.


Transport for London has proposed a new range of Congestion Charge alterations, with the aim of substantially improving air quality in the city.
This is why a Porsche driver can pay the same road tax as a Prius driver

How Porsche & Prius drivers can pay same road tax


In an age of "fake news" this one might seem a bit suspicious: a BBC report on the case of a Porsche sports car driver who's paying the same...
Reader Letters: electric car charging standards and towing, M42 refuge, handbrakes on automatics and comfy seats

Reader Letters: electric car charging standards an


"We are charging ahead with electric cars without the necessary planning. The government needs to step in and introduce a fast-charging standard"
Top five best hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars

Top five best hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars


It doesn't seem that long ago that the Noughties rolled in and some of Hollywood's best-known A-listers tried their hand at evangelicalism, warni