The wrongs of overtaking on the inside: does being branded a careless driver fit the crime?

The wrongs of overtaking on the inside


Will Dron admits he was wrong to undertake a lane-hogger, but as the police exercise new powers, is three penalty points, a 40% rise in insurance...
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Farewell, Dunsfold: Clarkson's final lap of the Top...


Rubber burns and fond memories flow as Clarkson takes a few of his favourite cars for a final breakneck spin around the Top Gear test track...
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Test your knowledge: How many Olympic medals has Sir...


Two years ago Sir Chris Hoy hung up his cycling shoes and put on a crash helmet in a bid for Le Mans success. Now Britain's most successful Olympian...
Just 1mph too fast and you’re nicked: new zero tolerance approach to speeding

Just 1mph too fast and you’re nicked: new zero tolerance...


Guidelines that give drivers a margin of error before they are fined for speeding are being scrapped in some areas...
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Winnebago warriors: The truth about owning and running...


Two men with a shared dream: to hit the road in their motor homes. But just how practical is it to run a bedsit on wheels?
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Test your knowledge: Who founded Skoda in 1895?


Skoda has a long and not entirely illustrious history. Founded in 1895, it began as a bicycle maker before one of the founding partners
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Like Boris bikes, but with four wheels: DriveNow and...


A scheme using vehicles that can be picked up and dropped off almost anywhere is one of a new breed of car-share ventures coming to our streets. But...

Me and My Classic Motor: Austin Mini Mk IV HLE 1000


When Louise Branch got a call from the new owners of a garage where she’d left her ageing Mini two years earlier, asking her to come and take it...
The Stig blows up a caravan on Top Gear

And on that bombshell . . . the organisations delighted...


Top Gear is no more. Or at least Top Gear as we know and love it is no more. The eighth and final episode of series 22 aired last Sunday, and in the...
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Test your knowledge: What car did the Audi A4 replace...


There's a new Audi A4 on the way and, true to form for the executive saloon, despite major revisions on the technical and engineering fronts it looks...
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End of the road: Andy Wilman on his final Top Gear


Top Gear as we know it has ended. Its executive producer, Andy Wilman, reflects on the unlikely achievement of a bunch of middle-aged blokes who just...
Dartford crossing fines appeals errors

Driving investigates why Dartford Crossing cameras...


An error-plagued toll scheme at one of Britain’s busiest road bottlenecks has resulted in twice as many fines as those generated by all our speed...