Best in-car entertainment ideas for children on long journeys


Hitting the road for a family holiday can be stressful enough, so the last thing you need is a car full of unhappy passengers.
New BMW 8-series luxury coupé will go on sale in 2018

BMW announces 8-series luxury coupé


BMW is preparing to launch its most luxurious coupé yet, with a new 8-series that will join the German car maker’s range of models late next year
Grieving fiancée releases footage of partner's fatal motorcycle crash

Fiancée releases footage of fatal bike crash


The fiancée of a man who died after his motorcycle collided with a car has released the accident footage in an effort to prevent similar...
Cyclists stopped by UK police for riding two abreast

Video: cyclists riding abreast stopped by police


A cyclist filmed an encounter with the police after being stopped for riding two abreast, and the footage has led to intense debate over...
Me and My Motor: Ellie Goulding, singer-songwriter

Me and My Motor: Ellie Goulding


Ellie Goulding has enjoyed a string of hit songs but still prefers the anonymity of an Uber cab to driving something showy.
Yeti vanishes into thin air as Skoda launches new Karoq SUV

Yeti melts away as Skoda launches Karoq SUV


Its name sounded like a joke but the Yeti was no laughing matter for Skoda. The distinctive SUV proved a smash hit with drivers, selling over 600
The best cars to avoid paying road tax (VED)

The best cars for avoiding road tax (VED)


Every driver knows how expensive it can be to run a car, even before paying costly annual road tax. And since April’s changes to car tax,
Watch Nio EP9 electric supercar break Nürburgring lap record

Watch electric supercar break Nürburgring record


The Nio EP9 electric supercar has set a new lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife, with a time of 6 minutes, 45.90 seconds
Me and My Motor: Patrick Bergel, great-grandson of Sir Ernest Shackleton

Me and My Motor: Patrick Bergel


Patrick Bergel remembers the haunting black-and-white photographs of a three-masted ship sinking into the Antarctic ice that hung...
Video: Children saved from overturned car caught in flood water

Watch desperate motorists rescue two children


It plays out like a nail-biting scene from a Hollywood disaster movie, but the footage of an overturned car trapped in flood water...
You can now buy a Nissan X-Trail with its own drone

The Nissan X-Trail now comes with a drone


Nissan has launched an option pack for the X-Trail SUV that includes a drone, allowing customers to capture aerial footage...
Cyclist Chris Froome rammed by hit-and-run driver

Cyclist Chris Froome "rammed" in hit-and-run


Chris Froome, the three-time Tour de France winner, has been knocked off his bicycle by a hit-and-run driver in the south of France.
Substandard driving instructors to be exposed in Ofsted-style league table

Substandard driving instructors to be exposed


Ofsted-style ratings for driving instructors will be published amid concerns that too many learners are being forced to sit their test...