Reader Letters: Our hydrogen and electric car future, Clarkson on women and petrol rip-off


"Hallelujah! At last, someone is talking about hydrogen-powered cars. It’s obvious this method of fuelling vehicles must be the future..."

12 things drivers should not leave in a hot car


When it’s just 22°C outside, it can reach 47°C inside a car within 60 minutes. These are the things you should leave inside.

Buying guide: leading dashboard cameras (dashcams)...


The technology that has been safe-guarding the reputations – and insurance policies – of good drivers in Russia for many years is now beginning...
Products best car wash and shampoo reviewed

Products: best car wash and shampoo reviewed


Whether you clean your car once a year or once a week, it's important to use dedicated car wash or shampoo products. That's because household det
Driving advice dealing with an emergency vehicle and avoiding penalty fines

What to do if an emergency vehicle needs to pass


What driver doesn’t want to do their bit and allow an emergency services vehicle to pass? Most will go out of their way to help speed the journey
Sunday Times Driving letters, May 21, 2017: Jeremy Clarkson Renault Twingo review

Reader Letters: Twingo tangle, cramped canines


Presumably Jeremy Clarkson enjoyed his brief experience with the Renault Twingo (“So hot, you can cook breakfast in the boot”, April 23)...

What is AdBlue and how is it refilled?


Governments and the car industry work toward increasingly stringent emissions regulations. For the EU and member states, including Britain, these
Buying Guide: How to choose the best car seat, plus reviews

What are the child car seat rule changes for 2017?


Child car seats are a legal requirement in the UK for children from their birth until they reach 135cm tall or 12 years old...
Reader Letters: French flies, car tax tussles, Welsh road signs and wave power

Reader Letters: Tax tussles and French flies


"After accumulating what seemed to be most of France’s flies on my windscreen, I followed a friend’s tip and attacked them with a wet wipe."
Hammer time: what you need to know before buying a car at auction

Hammer time: beginner's guide to buying at auction


It’s often said that one of the best ways to buy a classic car at a competitive price is to visit an auction. But for first time buyers who have...
Reader Letters: Red lights, traffic calming, driving in France, diesel dongles and a cardinal rule

Reader Letters: Red mist and diesel dongles


"Jim Murray asks why he shouldn’t drive through an empty pelican crossing on red. One reason would be that..."
Reader Letters: Welsh road signs, road tax truths, cycling clothing, driverless cars and trusting the politicians

Reader Letters: Tax truths and signage goofs


We have recently moved to Wales, where the road signs are in two languages. It can be very difficult to pick up where the English text starts...
Check if your car is affected by the London T-charge and Ultra Low Emission Zone

Check if your car is affected by the T-charge


There are big changes looming on the road for drivers who want to visit central London by car, as authorities grapple with poor air quality that