Renault’s eco-friendly Scenic Vision concept is battery-electric for everyday driving but deploys hydrogen for long trips


Renault believes its new zero-emission Scenic Vision concept car offers a convenient solution to quick refuelling on long trips.
NamX HUV designed by Pininfarina

NamX HUV uses removable hydrogen fuel capsules


Automotive start-up NamX has revealed its first concept car, the HUV, with styling by Pininfarina and removable hydrogen capsules.
Autonomous bus begins testing in Scotland ahead of pilot service later in the summer

Self-driving bus begins testing in Scotland


An autonomous bus has begun testing on routes around Edinburgh this week ahead of the introduction of a pilot self-driving bus service.
Jaguar Land Rover to open self-driving 'smart city hub' in Ireland

Law change to allow movies in self-driving cars


Proposed Highway Code changes will pave the way for self-driving cars on UK roads by 2025, including the ability to watch movie on the move.
Mercedes tests Drive Pilot

Mercedes to take blame for self-driving crashes


Mercedes has announced that it will take legal responsibility for any crashes that occur while the self-driving system is engaged.
2022 Polestar O2 concept

Polestar O2 speedster concept unveiled


Polestar has unveiled a new convertible concept that is intended to become a “halo car” for the brand, highlighting its design and tech.
Spotify Car Thing

Spotify Car Thing touchscreen music player hits US


Spotify Car Thing, a device that allows users to control their phone via a dashboard-mounted screen, has gone on sale in the United States.
Toyota creates and tests autonomous drift car to advance driver assistance systems

Watch Toyota's self-driving drift car


The Toyota Research Institute, a US-based R&D arm of the Japanese car-maker, has programmed a vehicle to autonomously drift around obstacles.

Hyundai makes weirdest recall


Hyundai has recalled some 714 Santa Fe SUVs in the United States for really quite a strange reason: the dash instruments can appear upside-down.
King Long Robobus in Chongqing

Autonomous buses operating in China


The Chinese city of Chongqing has begun operating a network of autonomous buses that are already available to be hailed by the public.
Lotus Type 135 first electric sports car sketch

First sketch of Lotus' new electric sports car


British carmaker Lotus has released a sketch of its first electric sports car alongside details of its close collaboration with Britishvolt.
Driver caught using laser jammers to avoid speeding tickets

Half of speed cameras are broken


Half of all speed cameras in the UK are broken according to figures obtained by the BBC’s Panorama team.