Road Tests

First Drive: Citroën e-C4

 

Citroën's first mainstream electric model brings a new take to the family hatchback sector. Richard Gooding finds a car with a distinctive, different and comfortable character

Lexus UX 300e

 

A leader in electrification for the past 15 years, Lexus has put its first all-electric foot forward with the UX 300e. Richard Gooding finds that the company has developed a highly usable premium compact SUV

First Drive: Vauxhall Mokka-e

 

The Mokka is Vauxhall's latest model to undergo an all-electric transformation. Using a proven powertrain, Richard Gooding discovers its ground-up reinvention is much more than skin deep

Toyota Yaris Hybrid Dynamic

 

Toyota's latest Yaris has fully embraced the company's hybrid technology as well as a new platform. Richard Gooding finds that not only is the small Toyota more efficient, it also has a fresh sense of fun

Jeep Renegade 4xe Trailhawk

 

The first step in Jeep's transition to e-mobility, Richard Gooding discovers that the Renegade 4xe marries proper go-anywhere ability and style with plug-in capability

Volkswagen ABT eTransporter

 

A solid first effort, Richard Gooding finds the ABT eTransporter 6.1 combines the best parts of the popular Volkswagen Transporter with all the benefits a zero-emission LCV brings

DS 3 Crossback E-Tense Ultra Prestige

 

Reinvented with crossover style, Richard Gooding discovers that DS' only all-electric offering will appeal those who desire a well-appointed, practical and luxurious compact EV

First Drive: Kia Sorento 2 PHEV

 

Packed with hybrid technology, Richard Gooding finds the first plug-in version of Kia's Sorento SUV offers impressive and spacious zero-emissions-capable practicality

Vauxhall Corsa Elite Nav 11kW

 

Vauxhall's first all-electric car, Richard Gooding discovers the Vauxhall Corsa-e's efficient and ease-of-use personality should win it many fleet friends

What is it?

First Drive: Citroën Ami

 

Trading on a name from years gone by, Richard Gooding finds that everything about Citroën's new all-electric city star owes nothing to the past

Mini Electric Level 2

 

The modern Mini is renowned for its engaging driving experience and stylish appearance. Richard Gooding discovers that the all-electric model may just be the most polished and entertaining version yet

First Drive: Mazda MX-30 Sport Lux

 

An all-electric take on Mazda's intelligent design and enjoyable drive principles, Richard Gooding finds the company's first EV to be both appealing and impressive, if not quite a perfectly practical package