News: Cars

Aston Martin Vanquish S Red Arrows Edition revealed

Wednesday  15:57,   19 april 2017
Autocar

Latest special edition celebrates the Red Arrows; production is limited to ten but only nine are available to customersTen Aston Martin Vanquish S Red Arrows Edition cars will be produced as the latest commission for the Q by Aston Martin project,[...]

Auction specialist names top 6 best-investment cars

Wednesday  15:57,   19 april 2017
Motoring Research

Michael Squire of RM Sotheby’s names his top six cars for investment potential , with different price brackets to ensure there’s something to suit all pockets.Up to £25,000: Lotus ElanThe original Lotus Elan of 1962 was a revelation and a[...]

Mini Remastered revealed by David Brown Automotive

Wednesday  15:56,   19 april 2017
Autocar

Features a bespoke interior and paintwork, a tweaked 1275cc engine and Apple CarPlay functionalityThe Mini Remastered is a luxury original Mini with a tweaked 1275cc engine, Apple CarPlay functionality, and a bespoke interior and paint is being[...]

Ford looks at ways to alleviate motion sickness

Wednesday  15:56,   19 april 2017
MSN

Motion sickness afflicts two in three car users, mostly passengers“Car sickness can turn an eagerly awaited family trip into a nightmare, with mum and dad nervously looking over their shoulders and fearing the worse” said Eike Schmidt, research[...]

This is our best look yet at the Volkswagen T-Roc SUV

Wednesday  15:56,   19 april 2017
CAR

Barely disguised prototype spotted► Barely disguised[...]

Car insurance premiums set to hit £1,000 average by next year

Wednesday  15:55,   19 april 2017
Motoring Research

Confused.com reveals the reasons why car insurance premiums are rocketing - and reports they could hit a record high in 2018That’s according to the latest car insurance price index report from Confused.com, which reveals that the average fully-comp[...]

Nissan's New York motor show cars - A wild police-spec GT-R and new updated 370Z

Wednesday  15:55,   19 april 2017
Evo

At this year’s New York motor show, Nissan will be showing off special versions of each of its two sports cars - the 370Z and the GT-R. We’re used to seeing performance cars being turned into cherry toppers, jam sandwiches, candy cars, or[...]

Hyundai and Kia Recall 1.2 Million Cars for Engine Failures

Wednesday  15:55,   19 april 2017
Car and Driver

Hyundai and Kia Recall 1.2 Million Cars for Engine Failures Hyundai and Kia are recalling nearly 1.2 million more cars in the United States for engine failures after customers reported additional failures since the original 2015 recall, according [...]

Why you’re going to love auto-hold brakes (or you already do)

Tuesday  20:39,   18 april 2017
Car Buyer

Auto-hold brakes are simple and inexpensive, but the benefits they bring are disproportionately large Of all the new technology on offer in modern cars – from self-driving gizmos to gesture-control infotainment systems – one of the most important[...]

High hopes for New Porsche Cayenne SUV

Tuesday  20:39,   18 april 2017
Car Buyer

Self-driving systems, 48-volt electrics and sophisticated hybrid tech set to feature in Porsche’s big-hitting CayenneWhile the smaller Macan SUV actually outsells it, the Cayenne is something of a flagship for Porsche, so we can expect big things[...]

Celebrating 10 years of the Nissan Qashqai

Tuesday  20:39,   18 april 2017
Auto Express

We visit one of the most extreme environments on the planet to reflect on a decade of success for the groundbreaking Nissan QashqaiLake Baikal in Siberia is an odd place to find yourself in a car originally intended for the European market, but when [...]

Is it time to give up on the diesel engine?

Wednesday  15:30,   12 april 2017
Autocar

Once we were all encouraged to buy diesel-engined cars but now they are being ostracised because of health concerns. So should we desert diesel?Should we continue buying them new in large numbers as we have done over the past 30 years? Should we[...]

Seven cars that should not make a comeback

Wednesday  14:40,   12 april 2017
Autocar

The original Mini has been given a new lease on life by David Brown Automotive, but what other car revivals wouldn't be so keenly received?David Brown Automotive's re-imagination of the Mini for the 21st Century got us wondering which[...]

Best places to get off parking fine revealed

Monday  17:38,   10 april 2017
Sky News

<p>Basingstoke and Deane top the list</p>But a new study has revealed how living or working in a particular part of the country may mean you have a greater chance of getting[...]

Porsche and Audi to join forces over new electric car platform

Monday  17:38,   10 april 2017
Auto Express

Two VW group firms to collaborate over electrification and autonomous tech up to 2025, with new large EVs in the pipeline“The best brains of both companies will together set the technical course for the future”, said Audi boss Rupert Stadler. He[...]