Full car autonomy

Driverless cars 'won't be allowed' on most roads


Fully autonomous cars may never become a reality on most UK roads, one of BMW's board members has predicted.
Distracted driver ploughs into police car on US highway

Video: Distracted driver ploughs into police car


Police in Georgia have released footage of an unusual car crash, involving a driver speeding straight into the back of a stationary police car.
Men four times more likely to rent a car than women

Men four times more likely to rent car than women


MALE motorists in the UK are four times more likely to rent a car than female drivers, according to new research.
Tesla Model 3 to make UK debut at 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Tesla Model 3 to make European debut at Goodwood


The new Tesla Model 3 will make its European and UK debut at the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed later this month, the company has confirmed.

Me and My Motor: Midge Ure


Like a lot of Sixties children, Ure was in awe of all things American, and the big, albeit British Zephyr fuelled his dreams of owning a Buick...
Lewis Hamilton wears kilt for GQ cover to 'make amends' for mocking nephew for wearing dress

Lewis Hamilton wears kilt in photoshoot


Lewis Hamilton has appeared on the cover of British GQ wearing a kilt in response to the controversy that he sparked at Christmas, when he told...
2010 Ford Focus RS500 for sale for nearly £70,000

Used Ford Focus for sale — yours for £68,500


If you're in the market for a used Ford Focus, the price of this one might come as a shock — you'll get little change from £70,000.
Government reveals plans to spend £500k training instructors to teach cycling safety to learners

Government plans to spend £500k on cycle safety


The Department for Transport has unveiled plans to spend £500,000 training driving instructors to incorporate cycling safety into their lessons.

Texan smashes pick-up into supermarket.


A Texan motorist caused $500,000 (£379,540) of damage, and endangered lives, after smashing his pick-up truck straight through a supermarket.
AA says Learner drivers should have to prove they can spot pothole to pass test

The AA: Learners should be able to spot potholes


Learner drivers should have to prove they can spot and handle potholes to gain a licence, according to the AA.
Motorists warned against leaving pets in hot cars

Two dogs rescued from hot car in North Yorkshire


Drivers and dog owners have been warned not to leave dogs in hot cars.
Man clings to bonnet of car going at 70mph

Man clings to bonnet of car going at 70mph


A man was spotted riding on the hood of a car driving down Miami, Florida’s I-95 freeway at 70mph — and appeared to be talking into a mobile.