News: Cars

The new Discovery's toughest test: Q7 vs X5 vs XC90

Monday  17:10,   22 may 2017
CAR

New Disco vs Q7, X5,[...]

Airport parking: what really happens when you leave your car?

Monday  17:06,   22 may 2017
Autocar

<p>"He’s done a cuckoo, this stick’s full and that motor’s a Billy Bridges!” Arthur Daley, eat your heart out: you haven’t got anything on Purple Parking Gatwick.</p><p></p>"He’s done a cuckoo, this stick’s full and that motor’s a[...]

Are parents lying to kids about putting black boxes in their cars?

Monday  17:06,   22 may 2017
Auto Express

Parents warned that the 'placebo' effect of an in-car telematics device is nowhere near as effective as the real thingAccording to telematics insurer Insure The Box, parents are lying about installing a telematics device in their child’s[...]

Are parents lying to kids about putting black boxes in their cars?

Monday  17:06,   22 may 2017
Auto Express

Parents warned that the 'placebo' effect of an in-car telematics device is nowhere near as effective as the real thingAccording to telematics insurer Insure The Box, parents are lying about installing a telematics device in their child’s[...]

Best mobile phone holders to buy in 2017

Monday  17:06,   22 may 2017
Car Buyer

Looking for the best mobile phone holder to keep your smartphone secure? These are the best buys for 2017Hundreds are available, offering attachments to the windscreen, dashboard, air vents and even long-forgotten CD-player slots, but this much[...]

Best mobile phone holders to buy in 2017

Monday  17:05,   22 may 2017
Car Buyer

Looking for the best mobile phone holder to keep your smartphone secure? These are the best buys for 2017Hundreds are available, offering attachments to the windscreen, dashboard, air vents and even long-forgotten CD-player slots, but this much[...]

Airport parking: what really happens when you leave your car?

Monday  17:05,   22 may 2017
Autocar

<p>"He’s done a cuckoo, this stick’s full and that motor’s a Billy Bridges!” Arthur Daley, eat your heart out: you haven’t got anything on Purple Parking Gatwick.</p><p></p>"He’s done a cuckoo, this stick’s full and that motor’s a[...]

£31,585 Mini Cooper S E Countryman to debut at Goodwood 2017

Monday  17:01,   22 may 2017
Motoring Research

The new 2017 Mini Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 plug-in hybrid will make its UK debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.The car’s technology is as involved as its name. The Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 pairs a three-cylinder turbo petrol engine with an[...]

Autocar's ugliest cars ever

Monday  17:00,   22 may 2017
Autocar

Autocar recently chose its 100 most beautiful cars for the first time in 15 years. Now we have polled everyone in the team to identify the cars we feel are most certainly NOT beautiful - they are in fact, the ugliest cars we know. Please slide[...]

The new $400,000 GT is the greatest car Ford has ever built (F)

Monday  16:59,   22 may 2017
Tech Insider

Ever since the GT's jaw-dropping debut at the 2015 Detroit auto show, anticipation for the car has been running high.&nbsp;Ford is officially delivering the production versions of the its $400,000 Ford GT supercars. Ever since the GT's[...]

Watchdog: Fiat owner left high and dry after independent fix

Monday  16:59,   22 may 2017
Car Buyer

Fiat won’t do repair under warranty after non-branded part is used by independent garageBlock Exemption Regulations, which are designed to increase consumer choice and fairness, state you don’t have to use a franchised dealer, providing any garage[...]

Best jump starters to buy in 2017

Monday  16:59,   22 may 2017
Car Buyer

The best lightweight packs for jump-starting your carThe latest battery technology means that even a device small enough to fit in your glovebox can now provide enough power to start a car’s engine, and once you’ve had cause to use one, you won’t[...]

Porsche builds its one-millionth 911

Monday  16:57,   22 may 2017
Motoring Research

After 54 years in production, the world's most iconic sports car – the Porsche 911 – celebrates one-million cars madeDr Wolfgang Porsche unveiled the milestone car in Zuffenhausen, where it begins a promotional world tour that includes the[...]

Opinion: every town needs a car show as awesome as this

Monday  16:56,   22 may 2017
Motoring Research

This car meet has something for everyone – but we don't want you to know about itWe’ve held a few Retro Live events now which, I think, hit the spot well – formalities kept to a minimum, nothing more than a few hours of car chat on a Sunday [...]

BMW M5 prototype: super saloon goes four-wheel drive

Monday  16:56,   22 may 2017
Autocar

The super saloon has clearly reached that point.&nbsp;The super saloon has clearly reached that point. The one that cars at the upper end of the hot hatchback class hit several years ago; that power and performance threshold that can only be[...]