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  • First Drive: Audi A3 e-tron

    13 Aug 2014 11:30First Drive: Audi A3 e-tron

    Will the plug-in A3 be as desirable to fleets as the standard car? Danny Cobbs investigates.

  • First Drive: Volkswagen e-Golf

    07 Aug 2014 14:49First Drive: Volkswagen e-Golf

    It seems manufacturers have two approaches to plug-in vehicles. Some choose to package the technology in a futuristic bodyshell, while others opt to normalise it, fitting it to an…

  • Long-Termers: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX3hS

    31 Jul 2014 14:57Long-Termers: Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV GX3hS

    148mpg? Mitsubishi is rightly cautious about using the official combined fuel consumption figure for the Outlander PHEV (Plug-in hybrid electric vehicle).



  • On a Charge

    24 Jun 2014 13:46On a Charge

    Could wireless charging speed take-up of electric vehicles? John Kendall asks the questions.

  • Democratising the Electric Car

    11 Jun 2014 09:17Democratising the Electric Car

    Tesla CEO and co-founder Elon Musk discusses forthcoming plans for Europe, and why the UK will be one of its most important markets.

  • Changing Perceptions

    01 Aug 2013 13:44Changing Perceptions

    British Gas may be a relative newcomer to the automotive industry, but the dawn of the plug-in vehicle means it’s suddenly become a natural fit, as head of electric vehicles,…