The latest incarnation of Mercedes' luxury four-door saloon is due in UK showrooms in September this year, set to continue its predecessor's domination of that particular market segment. The flagship vehicle will showcase the best Mercedes can offer in comfort, build quality, efficiency, space... read more
A stunning 45 year old 2000GT has become the most expensive Toyota in the world, after fetching $1.2 million at a California auction. The 1967 car has only 62,000 miles on the clock and has been impeccably restored but retained its original radio, instrument dials, console, rosewood veneer... read more
Porsche has announced plans to install hybrid-electric technology in all future models. The company has developed a new hybrid unit, combining an electric motor and clutches, together in one module, which it believes will be suitable for its whole range, including the 911.
Specialist auto tuning company, Twisted, has created a Land Rover Defender 110 powered by a Chevrolet V8 engine, ready for the Gumball rally, prior to a commercial release later on.
Twisted is famous for its work upgrading and updating Land Rovers and its latest effort lays claim to... read more
With its recent releases growing progressively more outlandish in appearance, Lamborghini has gone a step further down the road from sublime to ridiculous, with its latest concept car, the Egoista. The one-seater sports car is the ultimate in exclusivity – Lamborghini claims it will never be... read more
A number of cars that were huge favourites in Britain during the 1970s and 80s face extinction in the next few years. From being some of those decades' best sellers, they are now not yet old enough to qualify for classic status and are falling victim to the UK's scrappage scheme.
These... read more
The electric car is the potential saviour of the city centre. As local pollution levels rise to dangerous levels – Justin Bieber’s collapse at the O2 was blamed by some on London’s many days of officially ‘highly polluted’ air – the fact an EV pumps out ZERO emissions means legislators are... read more
Most modern cars come with air conditioning as standard. You may think climate control is the same thing – but it is not!
The two systems work in different ways, and there’s a price difference between them as a result (air con is cheaper than climate control). Here we explain the... read more
New licence legislation was brought in this January applying to drivers of three-wheelers, which had attracted criticism among manufacturers of the vehicles. All new licence holders are now required to be at least 21 years old and to obtain a motorcycle licence, to drive motorcycle or car-based... read more
The second generation of the 308 is due to be revealed at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show on 10th September, but details are emerging about the French brand's small family car in preparation for order taking later this year. UK buyers can expect to receive their vehicles in January next... read more