Aston Martin rolls backwards on stock market debut


Aston Martin failed to pull away on its debut in the London Stock Exchange yesterday, with shares slipping from £19 to £18.10 at the close.
Flying car makers Terrafugia and PAL-V open order books

Flying car makers open order books


Two flying car manufacturers are set to deliver their first sky-worthy customer vehicles next year.
Rapid switch to electric vehicles will lead to job losses, warns EU car industry

Rapid switch to EVs will put car industry at risk


Tougher CO2 targets to ensure a rapid shift to electric vehicles could put the European automotive sector at risk, says its trade body.
VW uses 'shockwave guns' to prevent hailstorms — and farmers are suing them for it

Farmers sue VW over hail-preventing shockwave guns


Volkswagen is in a dispute with Mexican farmers over the use of “hail cannons”, which are believed to be the cause of a drought.
Britain's drivers buying fewer UK-made cars

Britain's drivers buying fewer UK-made cars


Once upon a time many of Britain's drivers would choose a new car because it was built in the UK. Those days appear to be over. Production for th

Pay-as-you-drive car insurance now offered in UK


A new pay-as-you-drive car insurance initiative has been launched in the UK, with the service being designed with low mileage drivers in mind.
Jaguar Land Rover will lose £billions from bad Brexit deal, warns CEO

Brexit could cost Jaguar Land Rover £billions


The Jaguar Land Rover CEO has warned the British car maker will lose over £billion per year, in the event of a bad Brexit deal being reached.
Buy your car before April 1 to avoid tax change shock, advise experts

Neutral fuel strategy calls as diesel declines


Car sales in June fell by 3.5% compared with the same period last year as buyers continue to shun diesel vehicles.
Oil giant BP to acquire UK's largest EV charging station network

BP to buy UK's largest EV charging network


Ultra-fast charging points will soon be at a BP petrol station near you, as a result of acquiring the charging network developer Chargemaster.
Volkswagen and Ford in develop commercial vehicles in surprise

VW and Ford to form "strategic alliance"


In a sign of the ever-changing face of the modern motor industry, car giants VW Group and Ford are joining forces in "strategic alliance".
Britain may have hit ‘peak car’ as young driver numbers fall sharply

Young drivers choose car subscription


Young drivers are continuing to steer away from car ownership in favour of a mobile phone-style monthly subscription, according to new data.
Driving Rich List 2018: Francois Perrodo

Perrodo family tops Driving Rich List 2018


A family that owns one of Europe's leading oil and gas companies has gone straight to the top spot of the Driving Rich List 2018.
easyCoffee drive-thrus to sell coffee from £1 a cup (exclusive)

easyCoffee drive-thrus to sell coffee from £1


It may look like a giant coffee cup discarded in Teletubbyland, but expect to see one next a motorway near you before too long.