EV reviews

Mercedes Benz EQC review

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Zap-Map verdict: ”Refined, comfortable, and quick, the Mercedes Benz EQC offers an alternative approach for those looking for a premium SUV – electric or otherwise.” Mercedes Benz EQC: Range & charging A long range and ultra-rapid charging mean the Mercedes Benz EQC...

Mazda MX-30 first drive

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Zap-Map verdict: ”Stylish, efficient, and surprisingly practical, the Mazda MX-30 is an electric crossover that’s good to drive.” Mazda MX-30: Range & charging A compact battery means shorter range, but also shorter charging times and greater efficiency. The official range will put...

Kia Soul EV review

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Zap-Map verdict: ”An excellent range, surprising practicality and striking styling help make the Kia Soul EV a real contender.” Kia Soul EV: Range & charging Kia is one of the few manufacturers that has a second-generation electric vehicle on sale with the...

Hyundai Ioniq Electric review

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Zap-Map verdict: “If you want an electric car, there are few more efficient than the Hyundai Ioniq Electric.” Hyundai Ioniq Electric: Range & charging Is the Hyundai Ioniq fully electric? Well, yes – Hyundai’s Ioniq family kicked off the manufacturer’s electrified vehicle...

Vauxhall Mokka-e first drive

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Zap-Map verdict: “Vauxhall’s Mokka-e is sure to sell in big numbers. A good range, quick recharging times, and all-round appeal will make the electric crossover a regular sight on UK roads.” Vauxhall Mokka-e: Range & charging Vauxhall is continuing to roll-out its...

VW e-up! review

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Zap-Map verdict: “A good range and price mean the VW e-up! will make plenty of sense for anyone looking at buying a city car, electric or otherwise.” VW e-up! range & charging The VW e-up! has been on sale for a number...

VW ID.3 review

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Zap-Map verdict: “The VW ID.3 is spacious, has a good range, and offers quick recharging times. It’s a fantastic all-rounder.” Volkswagen ID.3: Range & charging Volkswagen’s ID.3 is ushering in a new era for the company, with the launch of the electric-only...

Vauxhall Corsa-e review

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Zap-Map verdict: “Excellent value and comfortable to drive, the Vauxhall Corsa-e blends a good range with short recharging times.” Range & charging Vauxhall’s Corsa-e looks to offer buyers a simple choice. You could pick a ‘normal’ petrol or diesel Vauxhall Corsa or,...

Mercedes Benz EQV first drive

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Zap-Map verdict: “Hugely spacious and refined, the Mercedes Benz EQV is expensive but with no direct rivals.” Range & charging Mercedes Benz has big plans for its range of EQ models – pure-electric vehicles – which started in the EQC. Second to...

Citroen Ami first drive

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Zap-Map verdict: “The Citroen Ami offers drivers a cheap but characterful driving experience for short trips in built up areas.” Range & charging Citroen’s electric offensive has kicked off on two fronts. The e-C4 is a family-sized EV, focusing on comfort and...

Citroen e-C4 first drive

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Zap-Map verdict: “Practical and comfortable, the e-C4 displays Citroen’s expertise in refinement, boosted by an electric powertrain.” Range & charging Citroen’s new e-C4 looks to prove there’s life in the family hatchback market yet, with the promise of a good range, quick...

DS 3 Crossback E-Tense review

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Zap-Map verdict: “Stylish and agile, the DS 3 Crossback E-Tense combines the natural strengths of compact crossovers in a premium EV package.” Range & charging The DS 3 Crossback is the first pure-electric model from the premium brand, with a range of...