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News: Mitsubishi XR PHEV II concept keeps plug-in hybrid...


Mitsubishi is to launch a new plug-in compact SUV with Range Rover Evoque-challenging styling and the promise of rock-bottom fuel bills. The company...
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News: VW Cross Coupé GTE signals high-performance...


Will Volkswagen take on the Land Rover Discovery Sport with a large, family-friendly seven-seat SUV? That's the question British drivers will want...
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First drive review: BMW 3-series plug-in hybrid (2014)


BMW's plug-in hybrid saloon packs serious power and torque alongside low emissions, high mpg and a bargain price...
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Driven: Audi A7 h-tron, the world's first plug-in hydrogen...


The most talked-about car at the Los Angeles motor show was a hybrid hydrogen-electric Audi. Driving takes a first test drive and asks: is the fuel-cell...
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News: VW reveals hybrid Passat GTE at Paris show


That most dependable but conservative of saloon and estate cars, the VW Passat, has been catapulted into the modern age with a cutting-edge, plug-in...
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News: Wireless charging for S-class hybrid just 18...


A CAR that can be charged like an electric toothbrush will be sold in Britain in about 18 months.
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News: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV goes upmarket with...


It only went on sale in April this year but the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (plug-in hybrid) is already being reinvented in time for the 2014 Paris...
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News: Peugeot Quartz concept is a striking take on...


The best motor show concept cars have a habit of upstaging their production-ready siblings and in recent years Peugeot's design team has produced...
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First drive review: Volkswagen Golf GTE (2015)


The Volkswagen marketing man summed up this new plug-in hybrid Golf GTE thusly: “For the man it is the fun of the driving, and for the woman it's...
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The Clarkson review: BMW i8 (2014)


Despite the i8's technical complexity, you drive it as you drive any other car - a huge achievement says Jeremy Clarkson
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Points: Letters of the week


The issues that got you talking this week
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Plug-in, baby? Not after trying the Mitsubishi Outlander...


Nanny Hybrid has shattered my electric dream