Poor-quality car seats cause a third of drivers to take time off with back pain


Sub-par car seats are a real pain for UK car users, with one-in-three saying they've taken time off work with car seat-caused back pain.
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Video: Spectacular VW ID.R Tianmen record run


It had already conquered Pikes Peak in America, the hillclimb course at Goodwood Festival of Speed and the Nürburgring Nordschleife, and now the...
Introducing the all-new Kia XCeed

Introducing the all-new Kia XCeed (sponsored)


Over the past couple of decades, the family car has been on an adventure. First it added 4x4, then comfort, as the 'SUV'. Now we have 'CUVs'.
2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante The Sunday Times Jeremy Clarkson review

Clarkson: Aston DBS Volante is too powerful


What's the point in building a 715bhp Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante, Jeremy Clarkson wonders, if you can't use all that power?
Peugeot boss: 'Why should my company pay for electric car chargers?'

Peugeot boss: 'We won't pay for charging points'


Carlos Tavares said that building public charging points is not a part of PSA's core business, and not its responsibility.
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Toll roads could be needed to plug EV road tax gap


A new form of road pricing will be needed if the government is serious about banning petrol and diesel cars, a cross-party group of MPs has said.
2014 Saab 9-3 Aero Turbo4: the last Saab ever made

The last Saab 9-3 ever made is heading to auction


Five years after it rolled off the production line, the last car Saab ever made will be sold for the very first time.
James Dyson electric car details and launch date

Dyson scraps electric car plans


Dyson has confirmed it will be shutting down its automotive development division — putting an end to the company's plans of becoming a car maker.
2011 Aston Martin One-77 RM Sotheby's 2019 Abu Dhabi auction

Save the planet by buying a 750bhp Aston?


Is the charity sale-bound Aston Martin One-77 you see here proof you can buy a high-end hypercar with an eco-friendly conscience?

Autonomous taxis make driverless debut in London


Self-driving taxis have hit the streets of London for the first time during a week-long trial in the capital.
The Italian Job producers planned Michael Caine-starring sequel — and alternate ending

The Italian Job producer planned a sequel


The final scene of 1969 crime caper The Italian Job has gone down as one of cinema's greatest ever climaxes. However, according to its producer..

Audi's big electric and plug-in hybrid push


Audi has kept most of its expansive electric car plans under wraps. Now, though, we have a clear idea of just what the car maker has on the way.
History of electric cars

The history of the electric car (spon)


Electric cars may be on the cusp of a breakthrough, but they spent decades in a cul-de-sac after being first off the line almost 200 years ago.