BMW 330e iPerformance review (2017 on)


Have you ever had a eureka moment, while pouring milk over your morning Cornflakes, and decided that nothing could possibly be better than a car
Audi A3 e-tron long term test review

Extended test: 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron


AS the resident country bumpkin, I’ve been elected to run an Audi A3 e-tron as part of Driving's extended test of three PHEV cars. It should be...
First Drive Review: 2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in

First Drive Review: 2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in


Toyota has been watching the recent commotion around diesel, which we now all know is the fuel of the devil, with some interest, not least
Extended test: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX5h

Extended test: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX5h


Living in London and having two children who like nothing more than to escape to the Royal Parks and spin the pedals of their bicycles like a hamsters...
Hyundai Ioniq hybrid first drive review by The Sunday Times Driving

First Drive review: Hyundai Ioniq hybrid


If you can hear a faint whining and whistling in the background, don’t start Googling tinnitus and resist the urge to waggle your fingers in your...

Extended test: Audi and BMW plug-in hybrid cars


Plug-in hybrid cars are catching on. Sales are soaring, up five times since 2014, although admittedly that’s like saying sales of ice cream in the...
2016 BMW 2-series Active Tourer PHEV review

2016 BMW 2-series Active Tourer PHEV review


BMW's 2-series Active Tourer and its seven-seat Gran Tourer sister have never been the darlings of the BMW model range...
Supersport Supercars: It's no shock electric BMW i8 melds into Caterham paddock

Supersport supercars: It's no shock the electric BMW...


Alistair Weaver returns to the Caterham Supersport Championship but along the way this year aims to answer the age-old question: what should a racing...
First Drive review of the 2016 BMW 330e PHEV

First Drive review: 2016 BMW 330e SE plug-in hybrid


What a pleasure it has been these past years to witness the enthusiasm with which the car industry has faced up to the challenge of developing responsible...
BMW i8 Spyder to be shown at 2016 CES in Las Vegas

Topless BMW i8 Spyder 'will go on sale soon'


The BMW i8 is hot property. With its mixture of avant-garde styling, sports car performance, (almost) saintly emissions and respectable running costs...
What is a plug-in hybrid

Driving Green: What are plug-in hybrid cars?


The problem with conventional hybrids is that they rely largely on an internal combustion engine for motive power...
The Sunday Times Driving Placeholder

Terrafugia flying car Mk 2 scheduled for take‑off...


Customers may still be awaiting delivery of the Terrafugia Transition flying car, but that has not stopped the maker pushing ahead with its new model...
Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid review

Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid review (2015-on)


On the Porsche website, car buyers will find a helpful car comparison tool. If you’re buying a luxury SUV, you should try it…