News: Cars

Attacks on driving test examiners increasing

Monday  19:51,   14 august 2017
Sky News

Driving test examiners could be given body cameras because they are being increasingly attacked by failed candidates. The DVSA says there were 240 incidents of physical or verbal abuse reported in 2016, compared with approximately 180 the year[...]

The Instagram-famous son of a Dubai billionaire wrapped a £200,000 Ferrari in Louis Vuitton print — but is 3 years too young to drive it

Monday  19:50,   14 august 2017
MSN

The 15-year-old's latest stunt?The 15-year-old's latest stunt? Having a brand new £200,000 Ferrari wrapped in a Louis Vuitton/Supreme collaboration[...]

The Instagram-famous son of a Dubai billionaire wrapped a £200,000 Ferrari in Louis Vuitton print — but is 3 years too young to drive it

Monday  19:50,   14 august 2017
MSN

The 15-year-old's latest stunt?The 15-year-old's latest stunt? Having a brand new £200,000 Ferrari wrapped in a Louis Vuitton/Supreme collaboration[...]

The Instagram-famous son of a Dubai billionaire wrapped a £200,000 Ferrari in Louis Vuitton print — but is 3 years too young to drive it

Monday  19:42,   14 august 2017
MSN

The 15-year-old's latest stunt?The 15-year-old's latest stunt? Having a brand new £200,000 Ferrari wrapped in a Louis Vuitton/Supreme collaboration[...]

2017 Volkswagen Arteon on sale now from £34,305

Monday  19:41,   14 august 2017
Autocar

The Arteon replaces the CC and sits above the Passat in Volkswagen's line-up; UK sales start later this yearThe new Volkswagen Arteon, the German car maker’s up-market replacement for the discontinued CC, is on sale now priced from[...]

2017 Volkswagen Arteon on sale now from £34,305

Monday  19:40,   14 august 2017
Autocar

The Arteon replaces the CC and sits above the Passat in Volkswagen's line-up; UK sales start later this yearThe new Volkswagen Arteon, the German car maker’s up-market replacement for the discontinued CC, is on sale now priced from[...]

The British car exodus: where most UK cars are exported to

Monday  19:40,   14 august 2017
Read Cars

With four-fifths of all the cars produced here being sold abroad, exports are clearly crucial to the UK motor industry. Where do these cars go?More than half of them go to other countries in the European Union, but the single largest foreign market [...]

The British car exodus: where most UK cars are exported to

Monday  19:40,   14 august 2017
Read Cars

With four-fifths of all the cars produced here being sold abroad, exports are clearly crucial to the UK motor industry. Where do these cars go?More than half of them go to other countries in the European Union, but the single largest foreign market [...]

The British car exodus: where most UK cars are exported to

Monday  19:40,   14 august 2017
Read Cars

With four-fifths of all the cars produced here being sold abroad, exports are clearly crucial to the UK motor industry. Where do these cars go?More than half of them go to other countries in the European Union, but the single largest foreign market [...]

Massive Fire Destroys At Least 150 Cars at Illinois Classic Car Dealership

Monday  19:31,   14 august 2017
MSN

<p>Almost 100 firefighters from 13 departments were called in to assist.</p>Firefighters were first called to the scene at Country Classic Cars in Staunton, Illinois just after 8 p.m. and found the 510-foot-long, 50-foot-wide structure already [...]

Massive Fire Destroys At Least 150 Cars at Illinois Classic Car Dealership

Monday  19:31,   14 august 2017
MSN

<p>Almost 100 firefighters from 13 departments were called in to assist.</p>Firefighters were first called to the scene at Country Classic Cars in Staunton, Illinois just after 8 p.m. and found the 510-foot-long, 50-foot-wide structure already [...]

Massive Fire Destroys At Least 150 Cars at Illinois Classic Car Dealership

Monday  19:30,   14 august 2017
MSN

<p>Almost 100 firefighters from 13 departments were called in to assist.</p>Firefighters were first called to the scene at Country Classic Cars in Staunton, Illinois just after 8 p.m. and found the 510-foot-long, 50-foot-wide structure already [...]

German authorities investigate diesel Ford Mondeo

Monday  19:03,   14 august 2017
Autocar

2.0 TDCi Mondeo is being scrutinised to find cheat devices; Ford insists none has been usedGerman business publication WirtschaftsWoche reported the probe and that information in exhaust tests have led to the[...]

Secrets behind the 30th anniversary of the legendary Ford Sierra RS500

Monday  19:03,   14 august 2017
Read Cars

Thirty years ago this summer, Ford created an evolution of the Sierra Cosworth called the RS500.&nbsp;The original Cosworth, though it was sold as a road car, was inspired by motorsport. Ford had enormous success in 1970s rallying with the first [...]

Could plastic roads solve the pothole crisis?

Monday  19:03,   14 august 2017
Auto Express

Is there a bigger bane on our roads than potholes? With our streets ageing, they now number in millions – and authorities are falling way behind when it comes to keeping up with repairs. The current backlog goes back 14 years, and will cost over[...]