UK drivers pay £1.5bn a year in car park damage repairs

Car park prang damage costs £1.5bn per year


A poll of UK motorists suggests drivers are forking out huge sums of money repairing damage caused by car parking prangs.

One in five Brits unprepared for driving in rain


A significant minority of motorists feel way out of their depth when driving in tricky weather conditions, new research has revealed.
Safe as Subarus? Pushing the eBoxer hybrid 4x4s to the limit in the Arctic Circle - forester, impreza and XV

Subaru eBoxer hybrid 4x4 ultimate test in Finland


Subarus new eBoxer hybrid 4x4 system promises better traction and improved driving dynamics. We give it the ultimate test in Finland.
Jeremy Clarkson: instead of a Skoda Kamiq review, here's what I make of smart motorways

Clarkson: I should review the Skoda Kamiq, but...


Instead of reviewing the Skoda Kamiq crossover, Jeremy Clarkson has chimed in with his own thoughts on the UK's smart motorway network.
Will electrification be the future of classic car ownership?

Video: 1963 Beetle EV — better than original?


What does the future have in store for classic car fans? Journalist and broadcaster Nicki Shields drives an all-electric VW Beetle to find out.

Chinese GP postponed by coronavirus


The organisers of the Chinese Grand Prix have decided to postpone the race until further notice, in light of ongoing coronavirus concerns.
Petrol and diesel car ban could be brought forward to 2032

Petrol and diesel ban could now be banned by 2032


The UK government's plans to ban all sales of new petrol and diesel cars could come into force even earlier than anticipated.
NASA wants car makers to help it build the next lunar rover

NASA wants to make a next gen moon buggy


NASA is gearing up for its first manned moon missions for 50+ years — and it wants car makers to help build the moon buggy it will use.
Ford develops

Ford develops "emoji jacket" for bike riders


Ford has taken an unexpected route with its latest safety device development: an “emoji jacket” that lets cyclists communicate with motorists.

Citroën planning electric car adventure in Africa


Citroën seemingly doesn't have range anxiety worries, as it wants to drive a convoy of electric cars nearly 2,000 miles across the Sahara Desert.
US driver with crushed hands rescued after dialling 911 with her feet

Driver with crushed hands dials 911 with her feet


A quick-thinking driver found a clever way of contacting the emergency services, after trapping her hands while changing a tyre on her car.
Jeremy Clarkson: the Kia XCeed is great, as long as you're never in a hurry

Clarkson: The Kia XCeed needs more powerrr


In his latest Sunday Times review, Jeremy Clarkson says he likes the Kia XCeed small SUV, but not the anaemic engine fitted to his test car.