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The latest family cars tested: is plug-in hybrid the fuel type of choice?

The latest family cars tested: is plug-in hybrid the fuel type of choice?

Our latest batch of tests include cars from Vauxhall, Volvo, Volkswagen and Citroen. purporting to offer the best of petrol and electric propulsion. Find out what we made of these PHEVs and conventional family cars in the form of the new Volkswagen Golf Estate and updated Hyundai i30 hatchback.

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High upfront costs for electric cars could push more people to petrol

High upfront costs for electric cars could push more people to petrol

With the government’s ban on the sale of new diesel and petrol cars just over eight years away, the huge difference in upfront costs between electric cars and their petrol-powered...

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Petrol, hybrid and electric family cars rated: which aced our tests?

Petrol, hybrid and electric family cars rated: which aced our tests?

If you’ve been putting off buying a new car during the pandemic, the delay could have worked in your favour. Lockdown restrictions haven’t held manufacturers back from launching new models...

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Catalytic converter theft is up by more than 100%, new Which? research reveals

Catalytic converter theft is up by more than 100%, new Which? research reveals

What's being done about the sharp rise in catalytic converter thefts? Find out what exclusive Which? research has discovered

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Car dealerships are opening – is now a good time to buy a new car?

Car dealerships are opening – is now a good time to buy a new car?

Is it a good time to buy a new car, now that sales have plummeted and dealerships are reopening?

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The four most likely reasons your car will stop you driving when lockdown rules change

The four most likely reasons your car will stop you driving when lockdown rules change

4 things you need to check on your car to make sure it's roadworthy. Use our quick and easy guide to make sure your car won't let you down.

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Budget 2021: Fuel duty frozen for 11th consecutive year

Budget 2021: Fuel duty frozen for 11th consecutive year

In a highly anticipated Budget speech, Mr Sunak cancelled the proposed fuel-duty rise, to provide a small respite for motorists from the increasing costs of motoring.

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Plug-in hybrid cars use more fuel than official figures claim

Plug-in hybrid cars use more fuel than official figures claim

Which? tests have revealed that motorists could be paying up to £400 more in fuel per year, on average, compared to plug-in hybrid car manufacturers' own official fuel claims

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Automatic cars: what you need to know about automatic transmissions

Automatic cars: what you need to know about automatic transmissions

Whether you’re looking for an off-road SUV or a small city car, chances are that any model you’re considering is offered with an automatic transmission. Once the preserve of the...

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Tesla recalls Model S and Model X cars in the UK

Tesla recalls Model S and Model X cars in the UK

Tesla has issued a UK recall for two of its luxury cars over faults with a media control unit that can lead to critical problems such as failing indicators and...

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