Best hybrid cars 2018 (and the ones to avoid)
Everyone from Toyota to Porsche sells hybrid cars these days, but which models should you consider and which should you avoid?...
Not so long ago, hybrids were the reserve of environmentally conscious school run mums, people living or working under the London congestion charge and minicab drivers looking to save a bit of money on fuel.
However, with an ever-growing number of hybrids on the market, they are increasingly becoming a mainstream alternative to conventional petrol and diesel models, and for many they're a more appealing move than to fully electric cars such as the Nissan Leaf.
The thing is, knowing which to consider and which to avoid can make the difference between a fuel-sipping investment and a costly mistake. So, here we count down the top 10 – and reveal the hybrids that are best to steer clear of.