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New 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport turns up the wick to 296bhp
Volkswagen Golf GTI Hatchback

New 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport turns up the wick to 296bhp

The new Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport adds more power and gets an aero overhaul
13 Oct 2020
New Car Awards 2020: the winners
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New Car Awards 2020: the winners

Against all odds, the car industry has produced some great new cars in 2020. These are the very best...
13 Oct 2020
New plug-in hybrid Audi Q8 TFSI e quattro launched with 456bhp
Hybrid cars

New plug-in hybrid Audi Q8 TFSI e quattro launched with 456bhp

Audi Q8 hybrid unveiled with six-cylinder power mated to a pure-electric range of 29 miles
13 Oct 2020
Hyundai Kona Electric recalled over fire risk
Electric cars

Hyundai Kona Electric recalled over fire risk

Hyundai Kona Electric recalled in South Korea; investigation currently underway to establish need for recall in UK and Europe
13 Oct 2020
New 2020 SEAT Leon: PHEV model to cost from £30,970
SEAT Leon - front
SEAT Leon

New 2020 SEAT Leon: PHEV model to cost from £30,970

The fourth-generation SEAT Leon now boasts a plug-in eHybrid option, which is available in the UK from just under £31k
12 Oct 2020
New BMW X8 SUV spied for the first time
BMW X7 Concept - front grille
BMW

New BMW X8 SUV spied for the first time

Upcoming luxury BMW X8 behemoth has been spotted during the initial phases of its development programme – and it’s hybrid powered
12 Oct 2020
Birmingham Clean Air Zone launches 1 June 2021
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Birmingham Clean Air Zone launches 1 June 2021

The UK's second-largest city will charge drivers of pre-Euro 4 petrol and pre-Euro 6 diesel cars £8 per day to enter the city centre
12 Oct 2020
Diesel power dropped from Ford Fiesta supermini line-up
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Diesel power dropped from Ford Fiesta supermini line-up

Ford Fiesta diesel powertrains removed, following the launch of the hatchback’s new mild-hybrid petrol units
12 Oct 2020
Loss of employment is ‘inevitable consequence’ of driving ban
Britain's most dangerous roads revealed - police patrol
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Loss of employment is ‘inevitable consequence’ of driving ban

More motorists who receive 12 or more points will be banned from driving even if it costs them their job, under new guidelines
12 Oct 2020
Hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai popemobile built for Pope Francis
Toyota Mirai

Hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai popemobile built for Pope Francis

Specially modified Toyota Mirai popemobile for his holiness, complete with an elevated rear seat and gilded insignias
12 Oct 2020
'The Pop-Up Motor Show is a simple idea at precisely the right time'
Opinion

'The Pop-Up Motor Show is a simple idea at precisely the right time'

Mike Rutherford thinks the new Pop-Up Motor Show can be the perfect way to serve the demands of Britain's car users
11 Oct 2020
The end of 70mph motorways? Study shows huge reduction in pollution at 50mph
Speed limit to be cut to 60mph on M1
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The end of 70mph motorways? Study shows huge reduction in pollution at 50mph

Trial on Welsh roads shows 47 per cent drop in pollution when 50mph limits were introduced; Highways England already has plans to reduce limits to tac…
10 Oct 2020
Jaguar Land Rover launches cabin noise cancelling system
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Jaguar Land Rover launches cabin noise cancelling system

System from Jaguar Land Rover works similar to active noise cancelling on a pair of high-end headphones, to reduce wind and tyre noise
9 Oct 2020
Amazon and Rivian team up for new electric delivery van
Rivian Van
Vans

Amazon and Rivian team up for new electric delivery van

Amazon aims to have 10,000 Rivian made electric delivery vans on the road by 2022
9 Oct 2020
New 2020 Skoda Octavia vRS: prices announced for petrol model
Skoda Octavia vRS Hatchback

New 2020 Skoda Octavia vRS: prices announced for petrol model

Hot new Skoda Octavia vRS comes with choice of petrol, diesel or plug-in hybrid power
9 Oct 2020
New 2020 Volkswagen California Beach 6.1 revealed
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New 2020 Volkswagen California Beach 6.1 revealed

Volkswagen California Transporter Beach comes with seating for six and a mini kitchen
9 Oct 2020
New Skoda smartphone app listens to your engine to pinpoint faults
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New Skoda smartphone app listens to your engine to pinpoint faults

Skoda’s new diagnostic tool simply compares recordings of engine notes to accurately find problems
9 Oct 2020
Audi e-tron GT: specs, images and RS model confirmed
Audi

Audi e-tron GT: specs, images and RS model confirmed

Fully electric Audi e-tron GT saloon to be revealed next year, and a hot RS model is on the way
9 Oct 2020
London van scrappage scheme ended
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London van scrappage scheme ended

Scheme which allowed van drivers in London to trade pre-Euro 6 vehicle for ULEZ-compliant models comes to an end
8 Oct 2020
'Dealers will still play a big role in a digital world'
Opinion

'Dealers will still play a big role in a digital world'

Steve Fowler thinks dealerships will remain a key factor in the process of selling new and used cars
8 Oct 2020
Lexus CT hatchback, IS saloon and RC coupe all to be axed in the UK
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Lexus CT hatchback, IS saloon and RC coupe all to be axed in the UK

Imports Lexus CT, IS and RC models to Europe will cease, but sales will continue through existing stock
8 Oct 2020
New 2020 Kia Stonic facelift: UK prices and specs revealed
Kia Stonic

New 2020 Kia Stonic facelift: UK prices and specs revealed

Kia Stonic is available to order now, sporting a new infotainment system and 48-volt mild-hybrid power
7 Oct 2020
New £765,000 Aston Martin V12 Speedster put through paces before 2021 launch
Aston Martin

New £765,000 Aston Martin V12 Speedster put through paces before 2021 launch

British brand’s Q Division using prototype of the 690bhp Aston Martin V12 Speedster supercar to complete the final touches
7 Oct 2020
Nearly one in five young motorists make video calls when driving
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Nearly one in five young motorists make video calls when driving

Proportion of people using handheld mobile phone behind the wheel reaches four-year high, with video calls an increasing problem
6 Oct 2020
Drivers pay £25m for recovery on motorways and A-roads
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Drivers pay £25m for recovery on motorways and A-roads

The number of vehicles recovered from motorways and A-roads has increased by 33 per cent in the last five years
6 Oct 2020
New 2021 Vauxhall Crossland facelift drops the X and gains Mokka looks
Vauxhall Crossland X

New 2021 Vauxhall Crossland facelift drops the X and gains Mokka looks

An updated version of the Vauxhall Crossland SUV has been revealed – and it shares the same front end design as the new Mokka
6 Oct 2020
New BMW 128ti to take on VW Golf with 261bhp
BMW 1 Series

New BMW 128ti to take on VW Golf with 261bhp

The new BMW 128ti revives the brand’s famous ‘ti’ badge after a 15-year hiatus
6 Oct 2020
New 2021 Skoda Fabia fast-tracked for an early arrival
2021 Skoda Fabia exclusive image - front 3/4 static
Skoda Fabia

New 2021 Skoda Fabia fast-tracked for an early arrival

First look at all-important next-generation Skoda Fabia supermini tells us nothing from a design perspective, but reinforces fast-track development pl…
6 Oct 2020
New 2020 Peugeot 3008 facelift: UK prices confirmed
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New 2020 Peugeot 3008 facelift: UK prices confirmed

Updated Peugeot 3008 gets new look on the outside, with some mild technology updates alongside the option of two hybrid versions
6 Oct 2020
New 2020 Peugeot 5008 SUV facelift goes on sale in UK
Peugeot 5008

New 2020 Peugeot 5008 SUV facelift goes on sale in UK

Peugeot 5008’s styling brought into step with the rest of its line-up, fitting the SUV with the same face as the 508 saloon
6 Oct 2020
New Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype electric car teased with 750-mile range
Mercedes

New Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype electric car teased with 750-mile range

The Mercedes Vision EQXX prototype promises the world’s longest electric car range, with teaser images hinting at ‘Shanghai to Beijing’ or ‘Nice to St…
6 Oct 2020
New flagship Mercedes EQS SUV and electrified G-Glass confirmed
Mercedes EQA concept - front static
Mercedes

New flagship Mercedes EQS SUV and electrified G-Glass confirmed

Three new Mercedes EQ models, plus electrified Maybach, AMG and rugged G-Class models on the way
6 Oct 2020
New Volvo XC100 flagship planned for 2022 debut
SUVs

New Volvo XC100 flagship planned for 2022 debut

Volvo plan to crown SUV line-up with new ‘XC100’ model using new platform rumoured
6 Oct 2020
EV chargepoints face regulatory crackdown
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EV chargepoints face regulatory crackdown

Consultation will begin this year investigating how public chargepoints should be regulated, particularly regarding pricing and data
6 Oct 2020
Off-the-shelf Renault Master Dropside conversion launched
Vans

Off-the-shelf Renault Master Dropside conversion launched

Buyers can now order a Renault Master Dropside pick-up directly, rather than ordering a chassis cab and converting it privately
6 Oct 2020
New 2020 Jaguar XE facelift arrives with updated infotainment
Jaguar XE

New 2020 Jaguar XE facelift arrives with updated infotainment

Jaguar has tweaked the XE’s specification, adding a new mild-hybrid diesel engine and some extra interior technology
6 Oct 2020