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Volkswagen Golf GTE First Drive Review: Perfect on paper, but what about reality?

Lake Zürich was the bucolic backdrop against which became better acquainted with the Volkswagen Golf GTE. With even moderate


Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid Review: Lengthy name but a deep bag of talent

Many were surprised that Porsche – the marque with more wins at Le Mans than any other – beat almost


BMW i8: First drive in a neoteric supercar

Typically the first thing everybody wants to know about a supercar is how much it has cost its owner. That’s


Lexus NX 300h: First drive in a dapper junior SUV

As the luxury arm of Toyota, Lexus has always had a thing for hybrids. It currently has five in its


Audi A3 Sportback e-tron: First drive in a car BMW should be afraid of

By next year those of us who would like our cars to come with decent performance, a mix of practicality


BMW i3 Range Extender: First Drive in the electric car without range anxiety

BMW expects the i3 ‘Range Extender’ to comfortably outsell the standard, purely electric version. The reason for this is simple: