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VW e-Golf 2017 First Drive

The e-Golf has long been a very good EV in terms of driving experience, but it has significantly lacked the range to truly compete with the big players in the electric car market. It started out with a below average electric range, and almost all of its...

VW Golf GTE First Drive

Volkswagen has been giving its Golf range a refresh with extra equipment and some nice styling tweaks. Thankfully, the Golf GTE hasn't been missed out, with VW even dropping the price of the PHEV Golf at the same time. Next Green Car takes the plug-in hybrid...

VW e-up! review

Volkswagen has given its up! range a mild update, and the all-electric e-up! has benefited from the tweaks to the range too. Given that the little EV was one of the vanguard of electric vehicles to come over to the UK, it is important that changes have been...

Fiat 500X review

Fiat has been very clever with the 500X. The crossover market is big business, and the Fiat 500 is both extremely popular and a very good little citycar. To combine the two ideas seems a little jarring, but has proved highly lucrative as Fiat has also hedged...

Renault Zoe Z.E. 40 First Drive

Renault's new Zoe Z.E. 40 promises the greatest range of any mainstream EV on the market today. With an official range of up to 250 miles depending on model, only Tesla's line-up can beat that range figure, but they cost far more than twice the amount of...

Toyota Prius Plug-In First Drive

The figures behind the new Prius Plug-In shows that Toyota is taking PHEVs seriously. After the first generation's rather poor electric range, this second iteration has very strong economy statistics, wrapped up in a far more tempting package. Next Green...

VW Tiguan 1.4 TSI review

Volkswagen's previous Tiguan was such a success that the company has placed great store on this new version. With demand for crossovers and SUVs showing no signs of abating, the Tiguan is only likely to get more important for VW, offering a Golf, but in...

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV First Drive

It might sound familiar, but Mitsubishi has brought out a range of updates for its Outlander PHEV. It is just over 12 months since the last refresh remember, but the Japanese firm hasn't rested on its laurels, and now offers further enhancements to the UK's...

Range Rover Evoque review

The Range Rover Evoque has proven to be hugely popular, and with Land Rover giving the model a refresh with some cleaner and more frugal engines, it appears as though it will be more popular still. The baby Rangie looks like a small Range Rover, but with...

Audi A6 Avant review

An executive estate can offer just about everything a driver might look for in a car, and Audi's A6 Avant is a case in point. From the extremely frugal ultra model, to the supercar chasing RS6 Avant, the big-booted Audi seemingly offers something for everyone....

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:28th Apr 2017