Mahindra e2o - app
News

VW invests $300m in ride-hailing taxi app Gett

25 May, 2016

The VW Group joins a growing group of carmakers investing in taxi-hailing apps to prepare for autonomous future and fight Uber

Tesla Model S - nose
News

The most and least reliable car manufacturers 2016

24 May, 2016

Which car manufacturers can you trust to build a reliable car and which ones have a reliability record that leaves something to be desired?

Fiat Doblo 2015 - steering wheel
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Fiat emissions probe: share price falls after German sales ban threat

24 May, 2016

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) cars could be withdrawn from sale in Germany after authorities found evidence of emissions test cheating

Parking traffic school run
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UK Councils hike resident parking fees by 51% in 5 years

23 May, 2016

New study found councils have increased parking fees for residents by 51 per cent since 2011, raising £44million last year alone

Vauxhall Zafira Bi-Turbo front action
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Opel tells investigators emissions manipulating software is legal

20 May, 2016

Opel, the sister brand of Vauxhall, has says software that deactivates the emissions control system in its cars is all above board

Vauxhall Zafira fires - Catherine Crearie
News

Vauxhall Zafira fires: all Zafira B models recalled again

19 May, 2016

Vauxhall is launching a second round of recalls to the Zafira B models to address the risk of cars catching fire

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Suzuki admits to mishandling fuel economy tests - but not cheating

18 May, 2016

Suzuki has admitted to mishandling the testing of fuel economy for 16 models, but denies cheating tests

mitsubishi badge
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Mitsubishi economy scandal: President steps down

18 May, 2016

Mitsubishi president Tetsuro Aikawa is to step down, while rival Nissan's purchases a controlling stake in Mitsubishi Motors

Greenwich driverless car trial
News

Queen's Speech sets out new UK driverless car legislation

18 May, 2016

New laws will allow fully autonomous vehicles to be insured under normal policies in the UK

Oliver Morley Tweeet
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UK digital driving licence planned

16 May, 2016

No timeline but smartphone app for a UK digital driving licence revealed by DVLA chief executive Oliver Morley

Diesel smog, haze, pollution
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’T-Charge’ plan to hit London’s most polluting cars in 2017

13 May, 2016

London motorists face a toxicity charge on the most polluting cars under plans by new London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Learner drivers on Motorway
News

UK Driving test reforms: learners on motorways and driverless tech

13 May, 2016

A new Government report lays out the future of learning to drive in the UK with wide reaching reforms planned

Texting
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Texting and driving is most dangerous distraction for motorists

13 May, 2016

Scientific study reveals human "autopilot" is shut down when reading or sending text messages at the wheel

News

UK homeowners earn £1,000 a year renting driveways for parking

12 May, 2016

Research reveals homeowners can cash in on their empty driveways - and not just in London

Worst speeders in England and Wales revealed
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UK speeding fine appeals are a postcode lottery

11 May, 2016

We exclusively reveal regional variations in the chances of a speeding ticket U-turn

Ford Fiesta - front tracking
News

New car sales continue to grow in April 2016

6 May, 2016

Private sales down by fleet and business registrations keep market bouyant, with alternative fuel vehicles growing by over 25 per cent

Police misfuelling
News

Careless cops do £400k of damage misfuelling police cars

4 May, 2016

Over 2,100 cases of police officers putting the wrong fuel in cars have been recorded since 2011

EU to crack down on car clocking companies
Tips & advice

Car clocking: is mileage correction legal?

3 May, 2016

We look at hi-tech mileage correction companies in the UK - and ask if what they do is really legal

Emissions tests questioned
News

Online retailers slammed for advertising car DPF removal services

3 May, 2016

Thousands of cars are estimated to be driving on UK roads with their diesel particulate filters removed

Child seat booster seat car seat
Tips & advice

UK Child booster seat and baby car seat laws explained

29 Apr, 2016

The age, height, weight and safety laws for UK drivers fitting child car seats, baby seats and boosters