Electric car reviews

Renault Zoe Z.E.50 first drive

Having been the subject of a raft of updates during its time since launch, the Renault Zoe now enters what is pitched as its third generation - though truthfully it’s really only the second. A refreshed design, substantially upgraded interior, and new...

Hyundai Ioniq Electric first drive

Hyundai's Ioniq Electric has long been one of the most efficient EVs in the market. However, in the past couple of years, it had been left behind in the outright range stakes by a number of rivals. Now though, a battery upgrade has seen it make up some ground....

BMW i3 120Ah review

BMW has seemingly given the i3 more updates that your smartphone's operating system, but that's all to the good for buyers. Having previously seen larger battery packs fitted, new styling come along, and the addition of a sportier i3s model, this latest...

MG ZS EV first drive

MG's ZS EV has the potential to make a big impact on the electric car market, offering buyers a good driving range in a practical family car at an affordable price. With its Chinese background, supply isn't expected to be the issue it has been with other...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Chris Lilly

Author:Chris Lilly
Date Updated:25th Mar 2019