Hyundai: Plug-in electric cars are ‘quick fix’ but hydrogen must be part of future


While many people have picked sides over in the plug-in vs hydrogen debate, Hyundai has invested heavily in both.

Mercedes will go electric-only within 20 years


Mercedes-Benz has committed to removing petrol and diesel engines from its entire passenger car range within the next 20 years.
Toyota will let you use its hybrid tech royalty-free

Toyota drops royalty fees for electric car tech


By dropping the royalties on nearly 24,000 patents, Toyota hopes other car makers can accelerate their development of new electric cars.

Plug-in hybrid subsidy scrapped from today


The government has scrapped the plug-in hybrid car grant early, after a demand spike saw the subsidised sales cap hit in just eight days.
Hyundai NEXO filters claimed to clean up air pollution

Hyundai NEXO hydrogen car 'cleans' air


Hyundai is preparing to launch a new hydrogen fuel cell car that not only emits nothing but water from the tailpipe, but also "cleans" the air as
Me and My Motor: Pierce Brosnan, actor and former James Bond 007

Me and My Motor: Pierce Brosnan


Driving a beaten-up cop car isn’t as glamorous as putting the pedal to the metal in the Aston Martin V12 Vanquish he drove in his 007 heyday....
2018 Hyundai Nexo review

2018 Hyundai Nexo review


THE Hyundai Nexo is the first proper hydrogen-powered SUV you can buy from your local showroom, according to its South Korean maker. Until now...

"Hypocritical" ministers keep buying petrol cars


The government wants drivers and car makers to switch to electric cars but its own ministers are failing to lead by example and buy hybrid or ele
Met Police goes zero-emission with fleet of Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell

Met Police goes zero-emission with Toyota Mirai


London’s Metropolitan Police Service has added the first-ever “zero-emission” cars to its fleet: 11 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell cars.
Reader Letters: Hydrogen car future, spare wheels, dash cams, solar trickle chargers and reporting illegal cars

Reader Letters: Hydrogen cars and spare wheels


"The plan to ban new registrations of internal-combustion-engine cars from 2040 has generated many column inches about battery-powered..."
Hydrogen cars letters to sunday times driving

Reader Letters: Hydrogen future and petrol rip-off


"Hallelujah! At last, someone is talking about hydrogen-powered cars. It’s obvious this method of fuelling vehicles must be the future..."
Britain's clean fuel shame: how the UK has fallen out of the hydrogen car race

Hydrogen cars and Britain's clean fuel shame


Welcome to Culver City Honda, a vast car dealership that sprawls over several acres of Los Angeles. The newest car on the forecourt isn’t...
California hydrogen highway

Welcome to California's hydrogen highway


California’s new ‘hydrogen highway’ could jump-start the adoption of fuel-cell cars in America