Road Tests

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

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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

First Drive: LEVC VN5


Based on the electrified plug-in TX taxi, the VN5 marks the arrival of the London Electric Vehicle Company's first commercial vehicle. Richard Gooding discovers if it delivers on efficiency and practicality