Me and My Motor: David Duchovny, star of X-Files — flashy, fast cars are an alien world


The truth is out there — and it’s electric, according to David Duchovny. The 55-year-old actor insists we will soon stop burning petrochemicals and run battery-powered cars...
Products: Halfords Advanced Professional 200 piece socket set review

Products: Halfords Advanced Professional 200 piece socket set review


For those who like nothing better than to spend their bank holiday hiding away in a garage, servicing a classic car or bringing a tired lawnmower back to life,
Food hygiene at Tossed and Subway at South Mimms services scored badly

Bon appetit? The motorway services that failed food hygiene tests


As if the bank holiday traffic jams, grouchy children and radio stations playing back to back adverts weren't bad enough, drivers face another test of their patience, after it was revealed
Product review of the CTEK MXS 5.0 by The Sunday Times Driving

Products: CTEK MXS 5.0 battery charger review


When it comes to looking after our cars, most drivers think that a yearly service, monthly wash and the odd check of the oil and tyre pressures is all it takes to keep motors in tip top condition. But
BBC Extra Gear will be shown on BBC Three and the iPlayer

Extra Gear: new Top Gear behind-the-scenes show to launch on BBC Three


Fans of Top Gear will be able to peek behind the scenes of the new-look motoring show, after the BBC announced that it would get a spin-off, called Extra Gear.
2016 Driving Rich List - Lewis Hamilton

2016 Driving Rich List revealed: Bernie stays top despite £460m drop in wealth


The Sunday Times reveals the 2016 Driving Rich List, and Bernie Ecclestone remains the wealthiest man in motoring despite the outspoken motor racing magnate's wealth dropping by an eye-watering £460m
Renault launches new Koleos family-friendly SUV

Renault launches new Koleos family-friendly SUV


Renault gave up trying to sell large family cars in early 2012. Then, it cut no less than five model ranges from its showrooms
First details and pictures of the new 2016 Porsche 718 Cayman

Downsized but downhearted? Porsche launches 4-cylinder 718 Cayman


Porsche has revealed the new 718 Cayman sports car at the Beijing motor show, and its introduction is bound to cause murmurs of discontent
Full details of the 2016 Audi TT RS, by The Sunday Times Driving

New 2016 Audi TT RS outguns the turbocharged Porsche 911


The Audi TT RS has been one of those sports cars that has flattered to deceive. It looked the business whichever way you, well, looked at it
Aston Martin Vantage GT8

Vantage GT8, AMG GT R. . . collectable super sports cars shift into overdrive


They are the mysterious, limited edition sports cars that sell out before their manufacturers have shared even the scantest detail. Rare, typically finished by hand and highly collectable,
Sir Arnold Clark Rich List billionaire

Arnold Clark becomes first billionaire car dealer, 2016 Sunday Times Rich List reveals


Sir Arnold Clark has become the first billionaire car dealer after the wealth of his family rose £350m in a year to £1.025bn.
Eco engines are among the most polluting according to new emissions index

Eco engines are among the most polluting according to new emissions index


A new independent ratings system for vehicle emissions suggests that cars marketed as having some of the cleanest petrol engines available...
Euro NCAP-style emissions rating promises to reveal vehicles' true pollution

Official real-world emissions test finds vehicles six times over limit for nitrogen oxides


A long awaited report by the Department for Transport into nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from cars sold in Britain has concluded that levels are more than six times higher...
Steph Houghton, Nissan Juke Nismo: Me and My Motor

Me and My Motor: Steph Houghton, captain of the England women’s football team


Steph Houghton, the captain of the England women’s football team, shot to fame when she scored the winning goal for Team GB against Brazil at Wembley during the 2012 Olympics.
Mitsubishi fuel economy rigging

First VW Dieselgate; now Mitsubishi admits rigging fuel economy tests


First it was Germany’s giant Volkswagen Group; now Mitsubishi, one of Japan’s biggest car makers, has admitted cheating in fuel economy tests
Euro NCAP launches "dual rating" crash test to show benefits of optional safety systems

Euro NCAP launches "dual rating" crash test to show benefits of optional safety systems


A new system of rating cars for safety has been introduced by independent crash testing organisation Euro NCAP in order to highlight the benefits of optional safety packs.