Buying Guide: Leading dashcam dashboard cameras reviewed (updated)


The technology that has been safe-guarding the reputations – and insurance policies – of good drivers in Russia for many years is now beginning to take the UK by storm. Our roads are by no means accid
How to generate and store power for electric cars and home use

How to generate and store power for electric cars


Va-va-vroom — almost literally. There are a number of companies on a mission to turn every home into a mini power station that charges its own ba
Top-5-tow-cars-buying-guide

Top five best tow cars


Take to Britain’s roads at the weekend and you can’t miss the thousands of cars towing caravans, trailers laden with classic cars or boats, horse
Reader Letters: electric car charging standards and towing, M42 refuge, handbrakes on automatics and comfy seats

Reader Letters: electric car charging standards an


"We are charging ahead with electric cars without the necessary planning. The government needs to step in and introduce a fast-charging standard"
What car scrappage schemes are available in 2017?

What car scrappage schemes are available in 2017?


Following concerns over air pollution and the government's announcement that cars powered solely by petrol and diesel engines will be banned from
Small and sporty soft-tops: Abarth 595C Turismo vs Mini John Cooper Works convertible

Small and sporty soft-tops: Abarth vs Mini


Can parents add colour to their lives with a convertible? Dropping off the children in a drophead is surely more fun.
Top five best cars for students

Top five best cars for students


Freedom: that's what cars are about for young drivers who've just passed their test. The first heady years at the wheel are liberating...
Reader Letters: Hydrogen car future, spare wheels, dash cams, solar trickle chargers and reporting illegal cars

Reader Letters: Hydrogen cars and spare wheels


"The plan to ban new registrations of internal-combustion-engine cars from 2040 has generated many column inches about battery-powered..."
Top five best sports cars: McLaren 570S

Top five best sports cars


Jeremy Clarkson says his colleague, James May calls it “the fizz” – the feeling a great car gives him. Apparently, its “excellence manifests...

2017 BMW i3 REX vs Volkswagen e-Golf


By 2040, if the government gets its way, drivers looking for a new car will have a simple choice: buy an electric car or a hybrid car....
Reader Letters: Electric car questions, flat batteries, road tax vigilantes and are parking brakes on automatics necessary?

Reader Letters: Electric car and tax vigilantes


"The government’s plan to ban the sale of pure diesel and petrol cars from 2040 sounds ambitious to me. Will there be sufficient power..."
Top five best hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars

Top five best hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars


It doesn't seem that long ago that the Noughties rolled in and some of Hollywood's best-known A-listers tried their hand at evangelicalism, warni
The Fixer: My Audi Q5 had a safety recall, now I’m being charged to stop it happening again

The Fixer: Charged for repairs after Q5 recall


Although no car is immune to faults, owners of premium cars expect a certain level of quality and, should a problem arise, for it to be dealt...