Hybrid car reviews

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid review

When it comes to the family hybrid car market there are a few options available, but only one serious player. The Toyota Prius is the market leader, the model that everyone has heard of, and - now in its fourth iteration - is a well polished example of an...

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid review

Toyota has been gradually adding hybrids to its range to the extent that the majority of its core model range now has an electrified option. Only the relatively old Avensis and the Aygo - co-developed with Peugeot and Citroen - don't have hybrid options....

Lexus RC 300h review

The Lexus RC is one of the best looking coupe's on the market, offering a far more striking product than those available from the likes of BMW, Audi, and Mercedes. It's worth remembering that a significant attribute for a coupe is style, so it's certainly...

Toyota C-HR Hybrid review

The C-HR is a very important model for Toyota, with the company's hybrid powertrain from its Prius installed into a crossover body. The resulting C-HR is supposed to appeal to a younger set of customers, tempting them into Toyota's hybrid model line-up,...

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Excel review

Toyota's bigger RAV4 is now available as a hybrid for the first time which is a surprise as more than a fifth of Toyota's UK sales are already hybrid. Despite its space, practicality and guaranteed reliability, it's hard to recommend the Hybrid over diesel...

Kia Niro review

There are two main ways of going about designing a hybrid. You can take the efficiency above all else template which tends to make oddly styled machines that are a triumph of function over form. The Toyota Prius is in this category, but at least the current...

Lexus RX450h review

Lexus has a hybrid version of every model in its line-up - including the RX. While the attitude to electrifying its fleet should be commended, does the powertrain work in the competitive large SUV market, where prices are as high as the customers' expectations....

Toyota Prius review

It's one of the most famous cars on the road, helping kick-start a green revolution in the motoring industry, so Toyota's new fourth-generation Prius has a lot to live up to. With claimed improved efficiency, driving dynamics and practicality though, the...

Ford Mondeo Hybrid review

The world of hybrids is dominated by Toyota, with the Japanese firm having shifted more than 8 million units and expanding electrified versions to as many of its models as possible. But Toyota isn't the only manufacturer offering hybrid family cars; with...

Lexus NX 300h F Sport review

Compact premium SUVs are big business and manufacturers are serious about offering a good product within this lucrative niche. Lexus is no different and has the NX range to fill that gap. However, what Lexus has that many manufacturers don't currently is...

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:20th Oct 2017