Electric car reviews

Nissan Leaf e+ first drive

The electric vehicle market moves forward at such pace that Nissan, despite having only launched it’s second-generation Leaf in the UK last year, has added to its best-selling EV by boosting the range with the Leaf e+. A larger capacity battery, more powerful...

Nissan Leaf e+ 62 kWh preview

We've had a chance to have a brief, but very early drive of the new Nissan Leaf e+ 62 kWh at the SMMT Test Day. To say that the car was brand new is something of an understatement, as those at Nissan said that the two cars available to drive had arrived...

Renault Zoe R110 long-term review

Next Green Car is keeping up to date with running a Renault Zoe as an every day car, with all aspects of EV ownership covered in this long-term review - from purchase to day-to-day life. Not a press car, but bought and run by our writer, Patrick Fuller's...

Audi e-tron first drive

Audi’s new e-tron is the manufacturer’s first electric car, with a range of 241 miles quoted, and some serious performance potential. Set to go up against the Jaguar I-Pace and forthcoming Mercedes Benz EQC, this premium SUV looks a good starting point...

Kia Soul EV first drive

Kia’s Soul EV was one of the earliest models available in the EV market, offering a range that challenged the likes of Nissan’s Leaf, but in a stylish yet practical crossover shape. Where the Leaf - plus other rivals from BMW, VW, and Renault - have...

Nissan Leaf long-term test

Next Green Car is running a Nissan Leaf for three months, putting the popular EV to the test. Regular commutes, long trips, and life as a family daily driver will put the Leaf through its paces, with regular updates appearing here. Nissan Leaf long term...

Tesla Model S P100D review

The idea that electric cars are simply eco-conscious, boring, glorified milk-floats is one that is considerably out-of-date, and few cars exemplify this argument more than the Tesla Model S P100D. A quoted range of more than 350 miles on a single charge...

Kia e-Niro first drive

Kia's new e-Niro is coming to the UK in spring 2019, but Next Green Car was invited along to South Korea to get an early drive of the important new crossover EV. Despite being tested on South Korean roads, the cars themselves were UK spec, so it's as good...

Jaguar I-Pace first drive

Jaguar's I-Pace was one of the most highly anticipated cars of 2018. Promising a long electric range with the quality and driving dynamics characteristic of Jaguar, the I-Pace promised much for those interested in cars - EV or otherwise. NGC has had the...

Nissan e-NV200 Combi 40 kWh review

Nissan's e-NV200 almost has the electric van/MPV market to itself, but that hasn't stopped the Japanese manufacturer developing it. The latest update to the e-NV200 is the most important one; the current-generation Leaf's 40 kWh battery has been fitted beneath...

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:25th Mar 2019