What are the fire risks of electric vehicles?

A lithium-ion battery fire is almost impossible to put out. We look at why that is, how fire services are handling it and what...

What does kWh mean for an electric car?

You'll see the term 'kWh' crop up in just about every electric car review, but what does it mean? For many buyers, one of the...

Five interesting new ways to charge an EV

While electric car design and technology evolves, so too does the way that we charge them. Electric vehicle charging infrastructure debates focus a lot around...

What is a Green NCAP rating?

You may have heard about a Green NCAP rating, but what exactly does this rating involve? Here’s our quick guide to Green NCAP. With car...

How to convert your car to electric

The idea of carrying out your own electric-car conversion seems tempting, but you’ll need specialist knowledge and it won't be cheap. Electric-car enthusiasts have been...

What is an electric vehicle range extender?

Range extenders – or extended-range electric vehicles – are an alternative form of electric car. They help eliminate range anxiety while maintaining many of...

What happens when an electric car runs out?

This is what happens when an electric car's battery runs out – and what you should do if it happens. You’re sure to have heard...

The best luxury electric cars for 2022

From Audi to Tesla, here are our top picks of the most luxurious fully electric cars to buy in 2021-22. Electric cars are now coming...

How wireless electric car charging works

What is wireless charging, how does it work, and which companies are leading the way? Find out here. Wireless charging has become common on high-end...

Electric Car Guide: Tesla Supercharger Network

Tesla's Supercharger network has earned a lot of headlines, but what exactly is it? Here's everything you need to know. The Tesla Supercharger might sound...

Electric car charging cable guide

Charging cables are essential for electric cars, but you may be considering buying a replacement or an extra one. Here’s everything you need to...

Electric car test: Maximum range and consumption

Our exhaustive EV range test discovers which popular electric cars can drive the furthest on a single charge and what the consumption per kilometre...

What is a wallbox charger for an electric car?

What is a wallbox charger? What does it do? Do you really need one? Here, we answer the most common questions about these devices. Thanks...

Hybrid cars explained and why you might buy one

What are hybrid cars, how do they work and would one suit you? Find out everything you need to know in our useful guide. A...

How an electric car transmission works

Do electric cars have a transmission with gears? What about manual or auto gearboxes? Here’s everything you need to know about electric powertrains. Electric cars...

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