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QUANT e-Sportlimousine approved for Euro…

22-07-2014 Hits:8 Car Reviews and News

QUANT e-Sportlimousine approved for Europe

Nunzio La Vecchia, chief technical officer at nanoFLOWCELL AG, was handed the official registration plate 'ROD-Q-2014' after an in-depth inspection by global testing and certification provider TUV Sud, Munich. This...

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Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale up for grabs

22-07-2014 Hits:10 Car Reviews and News

Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale up for grabs

Few cars possess such desirability than this rare example, with its two sibling cars unlikely to ever become available, 06701's offering is a historic and unrepeatable opportunity to acquire one...

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Audi marks 25 years of TDI

22-07-2014 Hits:14 Car Reviews and News

Audi marks 25 years of TDI

The diesel technology's breakthrough into volume car production came at the 1989 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. After more than 13 years in development, Audi premiered its first turbodiesel with direct...

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Land Rover supports Invictus Games compe…

21-07-2014 Hits:28 Car Reviews and News

Land Rover supports Invictus Games competitors

Usually reserved for testing cars in the most extreme temperatures, the chamber helped the boys recover after an arduous 40km cycling training ride on one of the hottest days of...

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New Fiat Panda Cross revealed

21-07-2014 Hits:30 Car Reviews and News

New Fiat Panda Cross revealed

With oversized tyres, improved attack angles, increased ground clearance and additional component protection, the 4x4 combines proper off-road capabilities with the efficiency and practicality of a versatile city car.Based on...

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Skoda debuts new Black Edition models

21-07-2014 Hits:33 Car Reviews and News

Skoda debuts new Black Edition models

The 'high-on-style' limited edition models are now available across the Skoda range - from the Citigo supermini to the Superb executive Hatch and Estate.Based on the mid-level SE trim, the...

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Nissan teams up with Manchester City

18-07-2014 Hits:81 Car Reviews and News

Nissan teams up with Manchester City

The five year deal represents a first for CFG, with Nissan becoming the inaugural global partner of the football network, an organization including the Nissan majority owned Yokohama F Marinos,...

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Mobile phones 'main killer on road by 20…

18-07-2014 Hits:82 Car Reviews and News

Mobile phones 'main killer on road by 2015'

The number of motorists using mobile phones to make calls, texts or social media updates whilst driving has risen to such dangerous levels that, this week, Transport Minister Patrick McLoughlin...

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BMW i8 pricing revealed

18-07-2014 Hits:80 Car Reviews and News

BMW i8 pricing revealed

Powered by a three cylinder turbocharged petrol engine with a 1.5-litre capacity, in conjunction with a 96kw electric motor motor, the i8 accelerates from 0-62mph in 4.4 seconds on to...

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smart reveals new fortwo and fourfour

17-07-2014 Hits:86 Car Reviews and News

smart reveals new fortwo and fourfour

With short overhangs and a high steering angle, the compact fortwo features benchmark manoeuvrability and a turning circle of 6.95 m from kerb to kerb and 7.30 m from wall...

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All-new Mazda2 unveiled

17-07-2014 Hits:88 Car Reviews and News

All-new Mazda2 unveiled

The covers were pulled off its next-generation compact car at Mazda's Hofu plant, south-east of Hiroshima. The fourth member of Mazda's current model generation features the full range of 'ultra-efficient'...

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New Skoda Fabia teased

17-07-2014 Hits:86 Car Reviews and News

New Skoda Fabia teased

Taking design elements from the Skoda VisionC show car for the first time, the 'expressive, modern and dynamic' city car features added width and a flatter body.The hatchback model is...

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Hertz develops formula for perfect road …

16-07-2014 Hits:81 Car Reviews and News

Hertz develops formula for perfect road trip

Taking in factors including the number of passengers, destination, and a car's level of comfort, Dr David Holmes - leading UK Psychologist and author - has devised the equation to...

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Hertz develops formula for perfect road …

16-07-2014 Hits:84 Car Reviews and News

Hertz develops formula for perfect road trip

Taking in factors including the number of passengers, destination, and a car's level of comfort, Dr David Holmes - leading UK Psychologist and author - has devised the equation to...

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Toyota Prius sets Nurburgring lap record

16-07-2014 Hits:86 Car Reviews and News

Toyota Prius sets Nurburgring lap record

Usually reserved for miles per hour, not miles per gallon, the Prius returned a benchmark 698mpg lap. Toyota designed a genuine, real-world test with the car running in traffic during...

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Toyota Prius sets Nurburgring lap record

16-07-2014 Hits:78 Car Reviews and News

Toyota Prius sets Nurburgring lap record

Usually reserved for miles per hour, not miles per gallon, the Prius returned a benchmark 698mpg lap. Toyota designed a genuine, real-world test with the car running in traffic during...

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Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster reve…

16-07-2014 Hits:86 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster revealed

The new convertible will become Aston Martin's most potent, fastest and quickest accelerating production roadster to date, and follows in the footsteps of the V12 Vantage S Coupe launched in...

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Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster reve…

16-07-2014 Hits:75 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster revealed

The new convertible will become Aston Martin's most potent, fastest and quickest accelerating production roadster to date, and follows in the footsteps of the V12 Vantage S Coupe launched in...

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Porsche 911 Turbo S GB Edition revealed

15-07-2014 Hits:89 Car Reviews and News

Porsche 911 Turbo S GB Edition revealed

The 911 Turbo S GB Edition - which celebrates 40 years of the 911 Turbo - is limited to just 40 units. The bespoke model is designed and manufactured by...

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Vintage Vauxhall commemorates WWI centen…

15-07-2014 Hits:88 Car Reviews and News

Vintage Vauxhall commemorates WWI centenary

Britain's oldest surviving car manufacturer supplied more than 1500 D-Type Staff Cars during WW1 so now Vauxhall Heritage's surviving example is set to return to Belgium, as well as attending...

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Mercedes C-Class Estate unveiled

15-07-2014 Hits:82 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes C-Class Estate unveiled

The new model is described by Mercedes as featuring a sporty design, innovative technology, variability and a load capacity enlarged beyond that of the predecessor model. The dimensions of the...

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Jaguar confirms further details for new …

15-07-2014 Hits:88 Car Reviews and News

Jaguar confirms further details for new XE

The star-studded event will mark the unveiling of a car that Jaguar says will 'redefine' the concept of the sports saloon. Featuring a lightweight construction with 'sophisticated' chassis technology, Jaguar's...

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Mercedes S 65 AMG Coupe revealed

14-07-2014 Hits:95 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes S 65 AMG Coupe revealed

Powered by a 6.0-litre AMG V12 biturbo engine, with an output of 630 hp and 1000 newton metres of torque, the S 65 also features AMG sports suspension based on...

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Skoda Octavia Scout to start from £…

14-07-2014 Hits:92 Car Reviews and News

Skoda Octavia Scout to start from £25k

The second-generation Octavia Scout is described as an all-rounder that combines off-road ability with 'exemplary' on-road refinement. The 4x4 features a rugged off-road look, incorporated into Skoda's new design language.Two...

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Final first-generation Volvo XC90 leaves…

14-07-2014 Hits:83 Car Reviews and News

Final first-generation Volvo XC90 leaves assembly line

Built at the Torslanda plant in Gothenburg, Sweden, the last XC90 will be driven directly to the Volvo Museum, also located in Gothenburg. Torslanda is now being prepared for production...

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Ford extends Approved used car scheme

11-07-2014 Hits:79 Car Reviews and News

Ford extends Approved used car scheme

Only dealer-owned Ford cars qualify for Approved status. As well as being under five years old, they must also have covered less than 70,000 miles. The Ford Direct scheme (launched...

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Special edition VW Transporter marks 60t…

11-07-2014 Hits:98 Car Reviews and News

Special edition VW Transporter marks 60th anniversary

The new T5 Transporter model replaces the current Sportline and comes in short and long wheelbase guises as either a Kombi or panel van. It's distinguished externally from the rest...

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Astra GTC gets new diesel engine

11-07-2014 Hits:84 Car Reviews and News

Astra GTC gets new diesel engine

The engine replaces the 1.7 CDTi, delivering 320Nm torque (up 20Nm) and 136PS (an increase of 6PS)  through an improved six-speed manual transmission.Available in Sport, Limited Edition and SRi trims,...

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Lexus NX debuts at Flower Show

10-07-2014 Hits:146 Car Reviews and News

Lexus NX debuts at Flower Show

Offering an early opportunity for a closer look at the new model, ahead of its official launch in October, the Lexus NX will be on display at the Quiet Mark...

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Mitsubishi expands Shogun line-up

10-07-2014 Hits:145 Car Reviews and News

Mitsubishi expands Shogun line-up

Mitsubishi describes the new model as a progressive evolution, 'combining four-wheel drive go-anywhere ability with bold, muscular styling'. The SWB Barbarian features a bold front grille - incorporating short front...

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Exagon Furtive-eGT set for Salon Prive

10-07-2014 Hits:146 Car Reviews and News

Exagon Furtive-eGT set for Salon Prive

The Furtive-eGT features bespoke running gear developed by Exagon in cooperation with SAFT (Li-ion battery manufacturer) and Michelin (axles and tyres), and is married to two purpose-built Siemens electric motors....

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New Vauxhall Corsa revealed

09-07-2014 Hits:125 Car Reviews and News

New Vauxhall Corsa revealed

Set for production later this year, the new Corsa is near-identical in length to the current model but almost every other element of its design and engineering has changed, improving...

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Volkswagen facelifts Scirocco

09-07-2014 Hits:122 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen facelifts Scirocco

The Scirocco's shape has been refined and modernised with new headlights and tail lights, as well as revised bumper styling. The new front bumper features aerodynamic 'blades' in the outer...

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Vauxhall creates 550 new jobs in the UK

09-07-2014 Hits:127 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall creates 550 new jobs in the UK

Around 300 new jobs will be secured at the Ellesmere Port plant in Cheshire which currently operates on two shifts, but as sales volumes build, more employees are required to...

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New engine for Infiniti Q50

08-07-2014 Hits:158 Car Reviews and News

New engine for Infiniti Q50

The lightweight 1991cc turbocharged petrol 4-cylinder engine develops 350Nm of torque and 211PS of power which is transmitted through a 7-speed automatic transmission to the rear wheels, with flexible and...

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Honda Civic Black Edition revealed

08-07-2014 Hits:160 Car Reviews and News

Honda Civic Black Edition revealed

The special edition Civic is available with either the 1.6 i-DTEC diesel or 1.8 i-VTEC petrol engine, and combines a number of gloss black elements to give a bold, muscular...

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Last Caterham Superlight R500 heads for …

08-07-2014 Hits:152 Car Reviews and News

Last Caterham Superlight R500 heads for Peru

After accumulating five-star reviews following its launch in 2008, the 2.0-litre, 263bhp pocket rocket, which is capable of reaching 60mph in just 2.88 seconds, later featured on Top Gear TV's...

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F-Type Project 7 makes dynamic debut

07-07-2014 Hits:169 Car Reviews and News

F-Type Project 7 makes dynamic debut

In celebration of the Jaguar D-type's 60th anniversary - a car which won at Le Mans three times and which inspired Project 7's genesis - the F-Type Project 7 completed...

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Lewis Hamilton wins 2014 British Grand P…

07-07-2014 Hits:167 Car Reviews and News

Lewis Hamilton wins 2014 British Grand Prix

Hamilton was able to reel in team mate and current Championship leader Nico Rosberg both on the track and in the Drivers' Standings after the German was forced to retire...

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Jeep Cherokee Territory Tour comes to th…

07-07-2014 Hits:167 Car Reviews and News

Jeep Cherokee Territory Tour comes to the UK

The set-up, which include steep climbs, descents, ramps and axle twists, will be made available to the public in London, which has been chosen as one of four major European...

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All-new Volkswagen Passat revealed

04-07-2014 Hits:203 Car Reviews and News

All-new Volkswagen Passat revealed

Volkswagen says everything in the car is new: its design, technologies and engines, and for the first time, there will also be a plug-in hybrid drive option. The eighth-generation Passat...

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Volkswagen Transporter turns 60

04-07-2014 Hits:199 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Transporter turns 60

The T1 marked the start of a revolution in the commercial vehicle industry, and is now one of the world's biggest-selling vehicles in its sector.The Transporter has evolved significantly through...

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Nissan Pulsar pricing confirmed

04-07-2014 Hits:204 Car Reviews and News

Nissan Pulsar pricing confirmed

Nissan's first UK entrant into the C-segment for quite some time features advanced technology and offers 'sector-leading' levels of cabin space, says Nissan.From launch, the Pulsar will be available in...

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Vauxhall Vivaro van tested to extremes

03-07-2014 Hits:199 Car Reviews and News

Vauxhall Vivaro van tested to extremes

According to Vauxhall the tests are designed to validate the 'agility, durability and safety' of every new Vivaro van, are apparently now seen as commonplace among the 1200-strong workforce at...

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Volkswagen Golf Match replaces SE model

03-07-2014 Hits:203 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Golf Match replaces SE model

The new Golf SE Match adds front and rear parking sensors, front fog lights and a mirror pack, which consists of automatically-folding door mirrors with puddle lights and reverse-activated dipping...

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Denise Van Outen launches 'Road Trip Fro…

03-07-2014 Hits:196 Car Reviews and News

Denise Van Outen launches 'Road Trip From Smell'

The trip sees three competition winners touring Europe on an 18 day road trip. Armed with Febreze CAR Vent Clips to ward off unwelcome odours, they will take on a...

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Lexus adds 300h Executive Edition to IS …

02-07-2014 Hits:224 Car Reviews and News

Lexus adds 300h Executive Edition to IS range

Already representing savings with low tax and running costs delivered by its hybrid powertrain - Lexus is offering further savings by adding the new model to the range. That's because...

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Citroen reveals limited Edition DS 3 DSi…

02-07-2014 Hits:220 Car Reviews and News

Citroen reveals limited Edition DS 3 DSign Noire

The new special edition joins the DS 3 DSign by Benefit, inspired by the cosmetic company's rosy lip and cheek stain, and the DS 3 DStyle by Benefit, inspired by...

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New Toyota Yaris prices confirmed

02-07-2014 Hits:207 Car Reviews and News

New Toyota Yaris prices confirmed

Introducing a new UK grade structure, the 2014 Yaris line-up offers more choice, more equipment options and advanced features for on-board comfort, communications, safety and style. The range consists of...

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5-door MINI Hatch production underway

01-07-2014 Hits:193 Car Reviews and News

5-door MINI Hatch production underway

A first for MINI production at the Cowley factory, the new 5-door marks another phase in the roll-out of a £750 million investment programme across BMW Group UK's production facilities...

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Formula E racing finale to be held in Lo…

01-07-2014 Hits:198 Car Reviews and News

Formula E racing finale to be held in London

The announcement came at London's Roundhouse last night, where a host of celebrities, VIPs, MPs, teams, drivers and press gathered to celebrate the official Global Launch of the Formula E...

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Infiniti and Mercedes team up to build p…

01-07-2014 Hits:289 Car Reviews and News

Infiniti and Mercedes team up to build premium compact cars

Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn and Daimler CEO and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars Dieter Zetsche announced today that their companies have agreed to establish a 50:50 joint venture, that will oversee...

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Volkswagen XL1 to cost £100k

30-06-2014 Hits:307 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen XL1 to cost £100k

A total production run of around 200 XL1s are being built at Volkswagen's Osnabruck factory in Germany, a proportion of which will be made available for the UK. The first...

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MG3 Trophy Championship concept marks MG…

30-06-2014 Hits:272 Car Reviews and News

MG3 Trophy Championship concept marks MG's 90th year

Celebrating 90 years of the MG marque, the 204 bhp concept joined a display of historic, current and future MGs. The MG3 Trophy Championship concept is based on the current...

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Aston Martin reveals DP-100 Vision Gran …

30-06-2014 Hits:294 Car Reviews and News

Aston Martin reveals DP-100 Vision Gran Turismo

Developed in-house by the Design team at Aston Martin, the DP-100 Vision Gran Turismo is a virtual-only GT racer that will be available to download in July, following a global...

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New Ford Focus ST debuts at Goodwood

27-06-2014 Hits:313 Car Reviews and News

New Ford Focus ST debuts at Goodwood

The most advanced Focus ST yet offers new chassis control technologies, tuned suspension and steering, and bespoke tyre specification for a more responsive, balanced and refined driving experience. And for...

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Peugeot reveals limited edition 208 GTi …

27-06-2014 Hits:340 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot reveals limited edition 208 GTi 30th

Peugeot has reinterpreted the iconic GTi in a more radical version with a new Euro6 1.6-litre THP petrol engine developing 300Nm of torque and maximum power increased to a symbolic...

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Mercedes reaches UK from Africa on a tan…

27-06-2014 Hits:321 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes reaches UK from Africa on a tankful

British journalist Andrew Frankel was behind the challenge. He averaged 73.6 mpg (3.1 l/100 km) with the journey taking him from Tangier in Northern Africa to the UK, via two...

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Ford EcoBoost wins third Engine of the Y…

26-06-2014 Hits:302 Car Reviews and News

Ford EcoBoost wins third Engine of the Year award

The 1.0-litre petrol unit - which lowers fuel consumption without sacrificing power - was awarded top honours for its drivability, performance, economy, refinement and technology.A panel of 82 automotive journalists...

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Volvo to offer Android smartphone compat…

26-06-2014 Hits:310 Car Reviews and News

Volvo to offer Android smartphone compatibility

The Swedish company has joined forces with Open Automotive Alliance, a global alliance of technology and auto industry leaders committed to bringing the Android platform to cars. Features and services...

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Goodwood debut for 25th Anniversary Mazd…

26-06-2014 Hits:290 Car Reviews and News

Goodwood debut for 25th Anniversary Mazda MX-5

Mazda has two stands at this years festival, a main stand and a second MX-5-specific stand where, in honour of 25 years of the MX-5, Mazda will pull the covers...

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Range Rover Sport SVR teased ahead of Go…

25-06-2014 Hits:303 Car Reviews and News

Range Rover Sport SVR teased ahead of Goodwood debut

The Range Rover Sport SVR will be the first model to wear the new SVR designation, which will be worn by all future high performance models. While Land Rover are...

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Jaguar confirms production of F-Type Pro…

25-06-2014 Hits:322 Car Reviews and News

Jaguar confirms production of F-Type Project 7

With an exclusive run of just 250 units, the F-Type Project 7 is the first Jaguar performance vehicle to be hand-built by the Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations team. Introduced...

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Ford reveals all-new Edge

25-06-2014 Hits:319 Car Reviews and News

Ford reveals all-new Edge

The all-new Edge has been designed from the ground up says Ford to be 'visually athletic' and to meet high expectations for quality in Europe and around the world. The...

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Alfa reveals one-off MiTo By Marshall

24-06-2014 Hits:314 Car Reviews and News

Alfa reveals one-off MiTo By Marshall

The Alfa MiTo By Marshall draws inspiration from the look and feel of Marshall's iconic amplifier equipment and even features a custom-fitted Marshall JVM 50w amp head running two 12...

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CCTV 'spy cars' banned

24-06-2014 Hits:319 Car Reviews and News

CCTV 'spy cars' banned

Local authority revenue from parking in England rose from £608 million in 1997 to £1.3 billion by 2010. Nine million parking fines are now issued every year by local authorities...

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Volkswagen Beetle Dune almost production…

24-06-2014 Hits:310 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen Beetle Dune almost production ready

The concept has made a reappearance on the road in sunny Sylt, Germany, and while it officially remains a concept car, Volkswagen has stated everything about it is feasible -...

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SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE revealed

23-06-2014 Hits:363 Car Reviews and News

SEAT Leon X-PERIENCE revealed

The Leon X-PERIENCE is offered with 2.0 TDI 150PS and 184PS outputs and a permanent all-wheel drive system with intelligent, electronic control and all-road suspension with extra ground clearance.A distinctive...

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Ferrari F12 TRS one-off custom debuts in…

23-06-2014 Hits:327 Car Reviews and News

Ferrari F12 TRS one-off custom debuts in Sicily

Based on the F12berlinetta, the car was developed at a client's request as an extreme, two-seater, open-top sports barchetta. One of the initial inspirations for the project was the 1957...

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Sharapova chauffeured to Wimbledon event…

23-06-2014 Hits:309 Car Reviews and News

Sharapova chauffeured to Wimbledon event by Webber

Sharapova was dropped off at Kensington Roof Gardens, West London by Webber, fresh from his drive for Porsche in the Le Mans 24 Hours race last weekend, decked out in...

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Mercedes C-Class Estate prices revealed

20-06-2014 Hits:340 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes C-Class Estate prices revealed

Set to arrive in the UK this September, the car features five engine options and three models lines. Described as 'setting new class benchmarks in refinement, economy and standard equipment'...

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Qoros 9 Sedan Concept

20-06-2014 Hits:369 Car Reviews and News

Qoros 9 Sedan Concept

After an internship during which he worked amongst some of the most talented automobile designers in the industry, 29-year-old Korean, Jihoon Seo, undertook a five-month spell with the Qoros' designers...

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Lexus RC F debuts at Goodwood

20-06-2014 Hits:370 Car Reviews and News

Lexus RC F debuts at Goodwood

The performance coupe features the most powerful V8 engine Lexus has yet produced for a road car - a 5.0-litre, 32-valve unit that produces more than 450bhp and 520Nm of...

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All-new Audi S3 Cabriolet prices confirm…

19-06-2014 Hits:375 Car Reviews and News

All-new Audi S3 Cabriolet prices confirmed

The all-new 300PS S3 Cabriolet - the first ever soft-top version of the high performance compact - is set to arrive with UK customers from September. At the same time,...

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Peugeot 508 goes up-market

19-06-2014 Hits:345 Car Reviews and News

Peugeot 508 goes up-market

Described by Peugeot as a 'major evolution' of its grand tourer in the D segment, the French marque also says the refreshed range demonstrates the brand's move up-market. The face...

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Detroit Electric SP:01 gears up for laun…

19-06-2014 Hits:355 Car Reviews and News

Detroit Electric SP:01 gears up for launch

The lightweight sportscar 'promises to thrill the EV market with its blistering performance and exhilarating dynamics' says Detroit Electric. Claimed to be the fastest pure-electric production car on the market,...

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Bentley Continental GT3-R limited editio…

18-06-2014 Hits:407 Car Reviews and News

Bentley Continental GT3-R limited edition

Described as a 'highly exclusive and unique interpretation of performance-focussed luxury', Bentley has developed a retuned version of its race-proven, high performance 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 from the Continental GT3 race...

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Ford's new Fiesta is most powerful 1-lit…

18-06-2014 Hits:398 Car Reviews and News

Ford's new Fiesta is most powerful 1-litre production car

That's because the new models will be powered by a 140PS version of the 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine, the most powerful yet. Roelant de Waard, Ford's European Marketing, Sales and Service...

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Mercedes CLS Coupe and Shooting Brake fa…

18-06-2014 Hits:391 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes CLS Coupe and Shooting Brake facelifted

Both models now feature a updated front section with a new expressive diamond radiator grille, new front bumper with large air intakes, and the option of new MULTIBEAM LED headlamps...

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All-new Peugeot 108 gets enhanced practi…

17-06-2014 Hits:410 Car Reviews and News

All-new Peugeot 108 gets enhanced practicality

Featuring a 'raft of enhancements' over the outgoing 107, the newcomer is described by Peugeot as a runabout that's 'exceptionally user-friendly' for day-to-day motoring. The French brand have paid particular...

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Nissan and Playstation reveal future Vis…

17-06-2014 Hits:401 Car Reviews and News

Nissan and Playstation reveal future Vision concept

It was created through close collaboration with the creators of the Gran Turismo PlayStation driving game. The Vision Gran Turismo began life as an ideal project for Nissan designers who...

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BMW M3 Saloon and M4 Coupe pricing and s…

17-06-2014 Hits:386 Car Reviews and News

BMW M3 Saloon and M4 Coupe pricing and spec revealed

Powered by a turbocharged 3.0-litre six-cylinder in-line engine with M TwinPower Turbo technolog, producing a maximum output of 431hp, its peak torque of 550Nm is available across a wide rev...

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Renault Megane sets new Nurburgring reco…

16-06-2014 Hits:416 Car Reviews and News

Renault Megane sets new Nurburgring record

The recently unveiled Megane Renaultsport 275 Trophy features 'the best of Renaultsport technology', powered by a 2.0T engine upgraded to 275 hp. This limited series is now available as an...

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Range Rover Sport gets Stealth Pack

16-06-2014 Hits:384 Car Reviews and News

Range Rover Sport gets Stealth Pack

The Sport Stealth Pack features a set of exterior design enhancements, including satin black front grille and grille surround, fog lamp bezels, bonnet and fender vents, upper mirror caps and...

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London Congestion Charge up by £1.…

16-06-2014 Hits:381 Car Reviews and News

London Congestion Charge up by £1.50 a day

Transport for London (TfL) said the changes were designed to improve customer service and maintain the scheme's effectiveness at managing congestion.CC Auto Pay and fleet customers will continue to benefit...

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Nissan Qashqai 'Overall Winner' at Tow C…

13-06-2014 Hits:414 Car Reviews and News

Nissan Qashqai 'Overall Winner' at Tow Car Awards

The British-built model also won the 1,400kg-1,549kg (kerbweight) category. Judges from the Camping and Caravanning Club, and Practical Caravan and What Car? magazines tested a record 56 cars, before concluding...

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Quadricycles perform very poorly in Euro…

13-06-2014 Hits:421 Car Reviews and News

Quadricycles perform very poorly in Euro NCAP tests

In recent years, the new class of sub-compact vehicles has emerged in Europe, originally derived from motorcycles, used in rural or urban areas as an alternative to motorbikes or city...

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New Citroen models to premiere at Goodwo…

13-06-2014 Hits:405 Car Reviews and News

New Citroen models to premiere at Goodwood

Visitors will be able to get up close to both models and even poke Citroen's unique Airbump technology. On sale in the UK from October, the new Citroen C4 Cactus...

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Martini Stripes back on Porsche 911

12-06-2014 Hits:450 Car Reviews and News

Martini Stripes back on Porsche 911

Marking the return of Porsche to endurance motorsport, the special 911 is finished in the traditional Martini racing livery, which reflects the styling of Porsche race cars of the 1970s....

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Kia Soul EV enters production

12-06-2014 Hits:457 Car Reviews and News

Kia Soul EV enters production

The zero-emissions Soul EV is Kia's first electric vehicle to be marketed by the company outside Korea, with the first vehicles off the production line destined for select European countries....

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Abarth 500 range refreshed

12-06-2014 Hits:441 Car Reviews and News

Abarth 500 range refreshed

The endurance road trip featured some of the world's most exotic supercars, which were joined by a fleet of Abarths - the new 695 biposto, a 595 Competizione, 595 Turismo...

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Toyota Camatte Sport model revelaed

11-06-2014 Hits:423 Car Reviews and News

Toyota Camatte Sport model revelaed

Built for the International Tokyo Toy Show, the electric car returns for third year running in a new sporty guise. The Camatte is ideal for those more interested in a...

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Garage labour rates at all-time high

11-06-2014 Hits:451 Car Reviews and News

Garage labour rates at all-time high

That's according to UK insurance provider Warranty Direct's annual labour rates study which found that, overall, the UK's average labour rate for main dealer and non-franchised workshops combined, stands at...

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Motorexpo 2014 underway in London

11-06-2014 Hits:414 Car Reviews and News

Motorexpo 2014 underway in London

The free-to-visit Motor Show sees London's business district transformed into an indoor and outdoor exhibition. Highlights from this years show includes the UK public debut of McLaren's 650S, which is...

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Lotus Exige LF1 Limited Edition revealed

10-06-2014 Hits:440 Car Reviews and News

Lotus Exige LF1 Limited Edition revealed

The supercharged 3.5l V6 Exige S will be upgraded for the Exige LF1 with a bespoke black and gold paint scheme, red accents and gold 17" front and 18" rear...

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RHD Tesla Model S arrives in UK

10-06-2014 Hits:432 Car Reviews and News

RHD Tesla Model S arrives in UK

The occasion, at the Tesla store in Westfield, White City marks the beginning of a planned rapid expansion in the UK over the coming two years.The electric Model S can...

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Alfa Romeo Quadrifoglio Verde pricing re…

10-06-2014 Hits:465 Car Reviews and News

Alfa Romeo Quadrifoglio Verde pricing revealed

'Quadrifoglio Verde' versions of the MiTo and Giulietta draw on Alfa's heritage of performance and motor racing but 'without compromising' on efficiency, respect for the environment and everyday practicality.The Alfa...

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All-new Toyota Aygo prices confirmed

09-06-2014 Hits:414 Car Reviews and News

All-new Toyota Aygo prices confirmed

The Aygo features plenty of personalisation opportunities - both inside and out - that can be specified in different colours and finishes. From the new X-shape front end element that...

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All-new BMW X6 breaks cover

09-06-2014 Hits:417 Car Reviews and News

All-new BMW X6 breaks cover

Standard features for the new X6 include bi-xenon headlights, 19-inch light-alloy wheels, automatic tailgate operation, 8-speed Steptronic sport transmission with steering wheel shift paddles, leather trim, two-zone climate control, auto-dimming...

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Vintage Vauxhalls at Art Car Boot Fair

09-06-2014 Hits:384 Car Reviews and News

Vintage Vauxhalls at Art Car Boot Fair

Held in the former Truman brewery yard, the Art Fair featured renowned and up and coming artists who personally pitched up to sell their original and limited edition works of...

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Mercedes kicks off CLA Instagram competi…

06-06-2014 Hits:424 Car Reviews and News

Mercedes kicks off CLA Instagram competition

The initiative forms part of an new social media campaign launching on the microsite, www.clastory.co.uk. At the heart of the project is Mercedes' four-door CLA. Three high-profile Instagrammers - Jiri...

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Kia delivers World Cup fleet to Brazil

06-06-2014 Hits:437 Car Reviews and News

Kia delivers World Cup fleet to Brazil

The handover took place at Arena de Sao Paulo, Brazil where Kia will be supplying 410 vehicles to ferry teams, officials, delegates and official VIP visitors from all over the...

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Autoglym launches Super Dad's polish for…

06-06-2014 Hits:446 Car Reviews and News

Autoglym launches Super Dad's polish for Father's Day

The Super Dad's Resin Polish treatment is for all types of car paintwork and has a 'unique formula' says Autoglym which results in an exceptionally high gloss shine to all...

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London Motor Museum teases tattooed Gump…

05-06-2014 Hits:416 Car Reviews and News

London Motor Museum teases tattooed Gumpert

Working with renowned tattoo artist Aleksy Marcinow of Black Onyx Tattoo Studio in London, Elo - London Motor Museum owner and founder - and his customisation team have created one...

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First-ever MINI 5-door Hatch revealed

05-06-2014 Hits:418 Car Reviews and News

First-ever MINI 5-door Hatch revealed

It's the first time in the history of the brand that the Hatch has been offered with two rear doors, and the new model features enhanced interior comfort and practicality...

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Subaru WRX STI sets new TT lap record

05-06-2014 Hits:419 Car Reviews and News

Subaru WRX STI sets new TT lap record

The new four-wheeled lap record of 19 minutes 26 seconds was set in a production version of the WRX STI (US specification). Higgins's lap around the 37.8-mile TT Mountain course...

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Renault Zoe to go 'Charging around the U…

04-06-2014 Hits:390 Car Reviews and News

Renault Zoe to go 'Charging around the UK'

Organised by POD Point, 'Charging around the UK' kicks off on 12 June in London, with the tour set to take in 15 towns and cities, as well as several...

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Ford introducing new steering systems

04-06-2014 Hits:431 Car Reviews and News

Ford introducing new steering systems

At higher speeds, the new technology will help make the vehicle more agile and fun to drive. Adaptive steering changes the ratio between the driver's actions at the steering wheel...

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Mitsubishi takes on Pikes Peak challenge

04-06-2014 Hits:423 Car Reviews and News

Mitsubishi takes on Pikes Peak challenge

The race, which takes place in Colorado, US, was first run in 1916. In its 92nd year, the event starts at an elevation of 2,862m and takes competitors through 156...

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More muscle for 2015 Dodge Challenger SR…

03-06-2014 Hits:422 Car Reviews and News

More muscle for 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT

Designed to be the most true-to-form muscle coupe on the market, the Challenger SRT and Challenger SRT with the Hellcat engine have been re-designed and totally re-engineered - with the...

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Audi RS 7 Sportback revamped

03-06-2014 Hits:436 Car Reviews and News

Audi RS 7 Sportback revamped

Described as the most potent five-door coupe in the Audi range, the RS 7 Sportback retains its long bonnet, flowing C-pillars and sloping rear end, however new design details add...

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Alfa sells new Giulietta for 1954 money

03-06-2014 Hits:422 Car Reviews and News

Alfa sells new Giulietta for 1954 money

The original Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint was first unveiled to the public on April 19 1954 at the Turin Motor Show. To celebrate the model's 60th anniversary, Alfa entered all...

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Rear-end shunts rise despite technology …

02-06-2014 Hits:451 Car Reviews and News

Rear-end shunts rise despite technology advances

That's according to new research by Accident Exchange - claiming rear-end shunts have risen by 7% in the last three years with each accident causing damage costing an average of...

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Gok Wan goes electric with Vauxhall Ampe…

02-06-2014 Hits:448 Car Reviews and News

Gok Wan goes electric with Vauxhall Ampera

It's all part of a sponsorship deal which sees the Fashion consultant, best known for his Channel 4 series 'How to Look Good Naked' now driving the eco-friendly way. "I...

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Abarth 695 biposto official car of Gumba…

02-06-2014 Hits:443 Car Reviews and News

Abarth 695 biposto official car of Gumball 3000

Following its debut at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show, the 695 biposto (2-seater) will take to the road for the first time at the non-competitive rally, which features 120...

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Toyota Yaris revamped for 2014

30-05-2014 Hits:453 Car Reviews and News

Toyota Yaris revamped for 2014

That's according to Toyota who says the new model goes far beyond a mid-life facelift, with these improvements made after direct feedback from the public, Toyota customers, motorists in general...

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Lamborghini Huracan joins Italian Police…

30-05-2014 Hits:436 Car Reviews and News

Lamborghini Huracan joins Italian Police force

The Polizia version of Lamborghini's newest super sports car, the LP 610-4 was presented by Stephan Winkelmann, President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini, who handed over the keys to the...

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Volkswagen GTI Roadster Vision Gran Turi…

30-05-2014 Hits:428 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen GTI Roadster Vision Gran Turismo revealed

The concept was originally computer generated for the PlayStation3 game 'Gran Turismo 6' (GT6) before being made as a one off for the show. The two-seat convertible is powered by...

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Volkswagen debuts ear-splitting Amarok P…

29-05-2014 Hits:450 Car Reviews and News

Volkswagen debuts ear-splitting Amarok Power concept

The one-off model incorporates a power-packed 5,000-watt sound system, one of the loudest portable sound systems ever built, with integrated deck for the DJ. The kit has been designed to...

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Maserati Alfieri best concept car at Vil…

29-05-2014 Hits:465 Car Reviews and News

Maserati Alfieri best concept car at Villa d'Este

The concept car designed to celebrate Maserati's 100th Anniversary, pays tribute to Alfieri Maserati who, with the help of his brothers, promoted and founded the company in Bologna in Via...

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