UK car makers urge next PM to avoid no-deal Brexit


British car makers are urging the next Prime Minister to secure a "favourable deal" to ensure the UK car industry's post-Brexit survival.

Plug-in London taxi now comes as a panel van, too


The London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) is no longer exclusively a manufacturer of London's iconic black cab — it now makes a panel van, too.
Ford Bridgend latest: reports suggest engine plant to close in 2020

Ford confirms Bridgend engine plant closure plans


Ford has confirmed that it is looking into the potential closure of its Bridgend engine plant in South Wales by late 2020.

Honda will definitely close Swindon plant in 2021


Honda has confirmed it will shut down its Swindon plant by 2021, claiming "no viable alternatives" to the closure have been found.
Sunday Times Driving Rich List 2019

Sunday Times Rich List 2019: Motoring billionaires


The UK's wealthiest people in motoring and motor sport have been revealed in the 2019 Sunday Times Rich List today.

Porsche fined £459m for dieselgate scandal


Porsche has become the latest Volkswagen Group brand to agree to pay a fine for its role in the 'dieselgate' emissions scandal.
Equipmake founder Ian Foley: from Formula One racing to flying taxi tech

From F1 to electric cars: Equipmake's Ian Foley


Having worked on flying taxis and hybrid supercars, the founder of Equipmake has high hopes for his company.

BMW, VW, Mercedes accused of emissions collusion


Three German car making giants worked together to hinder the introduction of emissions-reducing technology, a European Commission report alleges.
Volkswagen chief apologises for unintentional Nazi reference

VW boss is sorry for unintentional Nazi reference


The Volkswagen Group chairman Herbert Diess has apologised for uttering a phrase that mirrors one used at the Auschwitz concentration camp.
Jaguar Land Rover recalls 44,000 cars over 'excessive' emissions levels

Jaguar Land Rover recalls 44,000 cars over CO2


Jaguar Land Rover is recalling more than 44,000 cars in the UK, after 10 models were found to produce higher-than-certified amounts of CO2.
Mission Automotive puts military veterans on front line of car industry

Charity finds car industry jobs for veterans


A new charity has been established to find jobs in the motor industry for ex-military service people.
BMW reminds politicians that no-deal Brexit puts MINI factory at risk

BMW: No-deal Brexit puts UK factory at risk


MINI owner BMW has reiterated that its Cowley factory may need to close if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal.