Opinion: Has the new Land Rover Defender lost its intrigue?

OPINION: HAS THE NEW LAND ROVER DEFENDER LOST ITS INTRIGUE?

A succession of leaks and teaser images have taken much of the drama out of the forthcoming Defender's rebirth Resurrecting dead icons...

Lightyear One solar-charging EV revealed with 450 mile range

LIGHTYEAR ONE SOLAR-CHARGING EV REVEALED WITH 450 MILE RANGE

Solar-electric hybrid, set for production in 2021, will offer extended range through lightweight construction and innovative powertrain Dutch...

 
 
 
BMW 'could produce 100 electrified models by 2023 if demand was there'

BMW 'COULD PRODUCE 100 ELECTRIFIED MODELS BY 2023 IF DEMAND WAS THERE'

The BMW iX3 prototype undergoing testing Development boss Klaus Frohlich says there are no technical restrictions to producing electrified...

Honda Insight Hybrid Touring 2019 review

HONDA INSIGHT HYBRID TOURING 2019 REVIEW

Third-generation, US-only Insight seeks new converts with cutting-edge hybrid drivetrain wrapped in conventional styling The Insight...

 
 
 
No fully electric M cars until at least 2025, says BMW development boss

NO FULLY ELECTRIC M CARS UNTIL AT LEAST 2025, SAYS BMW DEVELOPMENT BOSS

Weight of batteries is too great to create a true performance car at present, claims Klaus Frohlich BMW M cars will not go fully electric...

BMW accelerates electrification programme

BMW ACCELERATES ELECTRIFICATION PROGRAMME

I8 sports car heads BMW's current range of electrified models The firm aims to bring 25 electrified vehicles to market in the next...

 
 
 
Ford Mustang Bullitt production extended to 2020

FORD MUSTANG BULLITT PRODUCTION EXTENDED TO 2020

Larger quota of special edition, power-boosted Pony Car made available after initial run sold out instantly Ford has extended the production...

Opinion: a beginner's guide to the Nurburgring 24 hours

OPINION: A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO THE NURBURGRING 24 HOURS

Fantastic machinery, crazy fans and action-packed racing should make the N24 a fixture on any petrolhead's calendar The Nürburgring...

 
 
 
2019 Skoda Superb to cost from £24,655

2019 SKODA SUPERB TO COST FROM £24,655

Skoda Superb iV Czech firm's flagship saloon has been extensively updated, with hybrid version to follow next year The revised version...

Promoted | The secret formula of Continental's Black Chili tyres

PROMOTED | THE SECRET FORMULA OF CONTINENTAL'S BLACK CHILI TYRES

To kick off the 2019 Continental Black Chili Driving Experience, it's time to learn more about the tyres our Autocar readers will be...

 
 
 
SMMT urges next PM to seek automotive-focused Brexit deal

SMMT URGES NEXT PM TO SEEK AUTOMOTIVE-FOCUSED BREXIT DEAL

UK manufacturing sector stands to lose £50,000 per minute in the event of a no-deal Brexit Car industry bosses have called on the UK's...

BMW M1 reborn as 591bhp two-seat plug-in hybrid

BMW M1 REBORN AS 591BHP TWO-SEAT PLUG-IN HYBRID

Vision M Next is a concept version of the reborn M1 coupé Vision M Next concept previews a Carbonfibre-bodied petrol-electric supercar...

 
 
 
James Ruppert: In celebration of the long-reigning Ford Fiesta

JAMES RUPPERT: IN CELEBRATION OF THE LONG-REIGNING FORD FIESTA

A Fiesta ST of this era with 100k miles can be found for £1795 Nearly 100,000 used Fiestas changed hands last year, which isn't surprising...

Seat tech boss: it's ‘possible' to stop cars speeding for good

SEAT TECH BOSS: IT'S ‘POSSIBLE' TO STOP CARS SPEEDING FOR GOOD

Seat's head of connected car and infotainment claims the technology is there for governments to easily put blanket speed restrictions...

 
 
 
Autocar confidential: Seat phones it in, Hyundai-Kia tries some DIY and more

AUTOCAR CONFIDENTIAL: SEAT PHONES IT IN, HYUNDAI-KIA TRIES SOME DIY AND MORE

People aren't buying the XE because they haven't driven it, says Jaguar's marketing director Our reporters empty their notebooks to...

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2019: full preview

GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED 2019: FULL PREVIEW

The 26th annual Goodwood FoS will be the summer's premier automotive event. Here's the new models we know will be there so far Next...

 
 
 
Autocar Great British Women 2019: Aston Martin's Laura Schwab on how to succeed in the car industry

AUTOCAR GREAT BRITISH WOMEN 2019: ASTON MARTIN'S LAURA SCHWAB ON HOW TO SUCCEED IN THE CAR INDUSTRY

Aston Martin's president of the Americas opens up about early career struggles, the importance of mentors and how to find a work-life...

Mini John Cooper Works GP prototype debuts at N24

MINI JOHN COOPER WORKS GP PROTOTYPE DEBUTS AT N24

Disguised version of upcoming 300bhp hot hatchback gets official reveal at the Nurburgring 24 hour race Prototype versions of Mini's...

 
 
 
Department for Transport plans tyre age limit for large vehicles

DEPARTMENT FOR TRANSPORT PLANS TYRE AGE LIMIT FOR LARGE VEHICLES

The new rules would affect HGVs, coaches and buses It could soon be a criminal offence to fit 10-year-old tyres to lorries, buses and...

Mercedes-Benz GLS 400d 4Matic 2019 review

MERCEDES-BENZ GLS 400D 4MATIC 2019 REVIEW

The latest version of the self-styled S-Class of SUVs is bigger and more luxurious than ever. Can it finally live up to its billing? When...

 
 
 



Derby grant Frank Lampard permission to speak to Chelsea

Derby grant Frank Lampard permission to speak to Chelsea

Frank Lampard set to return to Chelsea It has been rumoured for a few weeks now that Frank Lampard would return to Chelsea and on Tuesday afternoon it inched a step... Read more ...

Love Island SPOILER: Arabella and Danny passionately kiss

Love Island SPOILER: Arabella and Danny passionately kiss

Love Island viewers will no doubt be fuming on Tuesday night's episode when Arabella Chi and Danny Williams kiss moments after Yewande Biala's exit. Read more ...

Yellow Vest Protester James Goddard Found Guilty Of Common Assault

Yellow Vest Protester James Goddard Found Guilty Of Common Assault

‘Yellow vest' protester James Goddard has been found guilty at Manchester Magistrates' Court of common assault on a photojournalist at a demonstration in Manchester on February... Read more ...

Hillsborough Match Commander David Duckenfield Will Face Retrial

Hillsborough Match Commander David Duckenfield Will Face Retrial

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield will face a retrial over the gross negligence manslaughter of 95 Liverpool fans, after a jury failed to reach a verdict. The... Read more ...

People are calling out Kim Kardashian for releasing a shapewear line called...

People are calling out Kim Kardashian for releasing a shapewear line called 'Kimono,' and for only using slim models to promote it

Kim Kardashian West revealed a look at her new line of shapewear called Kimono Solutionwear on Twitter . Many of her followers, including Chrissy Teigen , were excited by the... Read more ...

Police investigating Maths A-level leak arrest two people

Police investigating Maths A-level leak arrest two people

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When is England vs Norway at the Women's World Cup? Date, time, TV channel...

When is England vs Norway at the Women's World Cup? Date, time, TV channel, odds and head-to-head

England beat Cameroon to reach the last eight England take on Norway in the quarter-finals of the Women's World Cup this week in Le Havre, with the winner going on to face... Read more ...

Aston Villa 2019/20 fixtures: Team guide, kits, transfer news, TV info, stadium

Aston Villa 2019/20 fixtures: Team guide, kits, transfer news, TV info, stadium

Aston Villa are back in the top flight after a three-year absence. The Villains produced a scintillating run of form to reach last season's Championship play-off places, and... Read more ...

What is Amazon Prime Day? Everything you need to know and what to expect on...

What is Amazon Prime Day? Everything you need to know and what to expect on July 15-16

In just a few years, Amazon's annual global shopping event, Prime Day , has cemented itself as a major, can't-be-missed retail sales holiday. Prime Day 2019 will be a 48-hour... Read more ...

Twelve dead in Essex from deadly infection passed through kissing and touching

Twelve dead in Essex from deadly infection passed through kissing and touching

The streptococcus bacteria causes the infection Twelve people have died in a ‘very serious' outbreak of a rare bacterial infection that has spread in Essex. There have been 32... Read more ...