Ferrari 296 GTB stars in Fortnite video game


Ferrari is giving gamers a chance to drive its new 296 GTB sports car before owners as it becomes the first fully licensed car in Fortnite

Shell rolling out 800 EV chargers with Waitrose


Fuel giant Shell has signed a deal with Waitrose to install 800 electric car charging points at supermarkets by 2025. 
Ford develops tech to prevent overheating in cars

Ford's new tech to prevent deaths in hot cars


New technology, being pioneered by Ford and Hyundai, could help protect young children and pets from heatstroke in hot cars.
HGV in London

Diesel HGV ban for 2040


It has been confirmed today that the government plans to ban the sale of diesel lorries in the UK by 2040, at the latest.
Vauxhall Mokka-e

Vauxhall all-electric for 2028


Vauxhall has confirmed that it will cease production of petrol and diesel cars and vans in 2028, offering only electric models from that date.
Car production

Chip shortages are slimming down car production


An ongoing global shortage of semiconductor chips is giving car makers a headache as vehicle production is restricted.
Peugeot 9X8 Hypercar racer

2022 Peugeot Le Mans car uncovered


Peugeot has taken the wraps off its radical new 9X8 hybrid racing car, set to compete with Audi, Ferrari, Porsche and Toyota at Le Mans
Hyundai boss says flying cars will arrive by 2030

Hyundai boss says flying cars will arrive by 2030


They've been the stuff of science fiction for more than a century but the European boss of Hyundai believes flying cars will finally take off.
Government announces winners of £20m zero-emission vehicle competition

EV battery health checker shares £20m green grant


The winners of a government-funded £20m zero-emission vehicle competition have been announced.
Video raises concerns over Tesla's new steering

Tesla steering yoke demonstration drives criticism


A video of a Tesla owner demonstrating the new Model S's controversial new steering yoke has been posted to social media.
Hydrogen-powered Land Rover Defender to begin testing this year

Hydrogen Land Rover Defender to begin testing


The testing of a hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) based on the Land Rover Defender will begin this year, it has been confirmed.
French drivers up in arms over mandatory black box recorders

French drivers petition against EU black boxes


Hundreds of thousands of French drivers have signed a petition protesting new rules that will require "black box" data recorders in cars.
Safety expert questions Ford billboard patent

Patent to beam adverts into cars 'worrying'


A new Ford patent that would see billboard advertisements projected onto infotainment screens may pose "worrying" safety issues.