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Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S – the future is now!

Limited range is the Achilles Heel of most electric cars, with the exception of the Tesla Model S, which claims a maximum range, depending on the model, of over 300 miles. Is this claim mere…


Hyundai iX35 fuel cell

First drive: Hyundai ix35 fuel cell vehicle

The dream of vehicles powered by hydrogen fuel cells has been around nearly as long as vehicles themselves, for the theory of fuel cells is straightforward: just set up a chemical reaction between hydrogen and oxygen,…


VW Golf GTE

First drive: VW Golf GTE

Keen drivers with an eye to economy have been turning to sporty diesel-powered motors over the last few years. However, the health hazards of diesel emissions are increasingly being questioned. Time will tell whether the present…



Goodbye glorious gauges

Do you get a glow of satisfaction from studying a dashboard full of iconic round gauges, with speedo, rev-counter, fuel gauge and the like lined up in their serried ranks? If so, enjoy those products,…


Anyone for a cut-price plug-in hybrid?

Hybrid cars are increasingly becoming seen as desirable, however their price premium over the equivalent petrol & diesel models holds back many buyers. Those buyers are exactly the sort of folk who could be interested…