green motoring

Volkswagen Golf GTE gets more kit for less cash

Volkswagen has updated the Golf GTE plug-in hybrid hatch to bring it in line with the rest of the range. And it has increased kit while reducing the price.

Kia adds new plug-in hybrids to EV range

Kia unveiled two new additions to its hybrid family at the Geneva motor show; both the Niro and Optima Sportswagon will be available as plug-in hybrids.

Will tax changes switch off electric growth?

British motorists have some 83 different low-emission cars and vans to choose – but they need more incentives to switch from petrol and diesel alternatives.

Has the High Court killed diesel cars in the UK?

This week's high court ruling that the government's air pollution policies are inadequate could have major ramifications for the UK automotive landscape.

Paris show – I.D. sparks ‘greatest change in VW history’

Volkswagen has unveiled the I.D. at the Paris Motor Show and pledged itself to an electric future, selling one million electric cars by the year 2025.

New Volkswagen electric city car charges in

The all-electric Volkswagen e-up! is now available to order in the UK, bolstering the model range of the acclaimed city car beyond the facelifted petrol versions already on sale.

How will London’s new pollution laws affect you?

The introduction of London's new Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) could be brought forward to 2019, which may affect used car buyers right now.

Can Tesla really change the world?

Could the Tesla Model 3 transform the electric vehicle (EV) industry the same way that the Ford Model T transformed motoring 100 years ago?

PSA’s ‘real world’ tests reveal MPG flaws

PSA Group has fulfilled a promise to publish ‘real world’ fuel consumption tests for its cars – and revealed the glaring inaccuracy of the industry-standard tests.

How China will decide what your next car looks like

Key aspects of your next car could be the way they are because of what customers want in China. That's if you actually own a car at all.

BMW’s i3 stretches electric range

BMW is upgrading its i3 electric car with major battery changes. Turning them from 60Ah to 94Ah units, which will boost the range by more than 50 per cent.

Tesla unveils its electric game-changer

US-based electric manufacturer Tesla has unveiled its ‘most affordable car’ yet – the Model 3 – its ‘most affordable car’ yet.

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