Patent to beam adverts into cars ‘worrying’, according to safety expert


A new Ford patent that would see billboard advertisements projected onto infotainment screens may pose "worrying" safety issues.
BMW projects AI-generated art onto car for advertising campaign

BMW projects AI-generated art onto car for ad


BMW has unveiled an ad campaign in which AI technology is used to project artwork onto the 8 Series Gran Coupé.
Jeep pulls Super Bowl ad after Springsteen drink driving charge

Springsteen ad pulled after drink driving charge


Jeep has pulled its Super Bowl ad after it was revealed that its star, musician Bruce Springsteen, was charged with drink driving last November.
Environmental activists install anti-car billboards across UK cities

Environment activists install anti-car billboards


Activists from the Brandalism network have installed over 100 billboards across the UK attacking what it calls "misleading" car advertising.
Audi apologises for “insensitive” RS4 advert

Audi apologises for 'insensitive' RS4 advert


German car maker Audi has been forced to apologise after publishing an advert that was deemed to be inappropriate and provocative.
SUVs are endangering climate goals, report says

SUVs are endangering climate goals, report says


A study has called for a tobacco-style advertising ban on SUVs in order to ensure the country meets its aims to reach net-zero emissions by 2050.
German court calls Tesla Autopilot claims misleading

German court: Tesla Autopilot claims 'misleading'


A court in Munich has found that Tesla’s claims about its Autopilot technology are misleading and exaggerated.
E-bike advert banned for creating “climate of anxiety”

E-bike advert banned for 'climate of anxiety'


An advert for an e-bike made by Dutch company VanMoof has been banned from French TV after it was deemed to create “a climate of anxiety."
Volkswagen faces criticism after racist ad

Volkswagen faces criticism after racist ad


Carmaker Volkswagen is facing harsh backlash after an advert it admitted was racist was published on its Instagram page.

Watchdog bans "misleading" Nissan Leaf advert


The ASA has banned an advert from Nissan that highlighted what it called unrealistic recharging times for the car maker's electric Leaf.
Both men and women turned off by 'hyper-masculine' car adverts

Both men and women turned off by masculine car ads


Car adverts featuring luxury sports cars driven by villainous men and featuring high-octane car chases are not only a turn-off for women...

Reader Letters: Short-changed on insurance


My Audi allroad finally died after 250,000 miles and I replaced it with a year-old biturbo version. Calling my insurance broker to switch my..."
Me and My Motor: David Coulthard, former F1 driver and TV presenter

Me and My Motor: David Coulthard, former F1 driver


“The thing about racing for a living is you’re also given decent cars for the road,” says David Coulthard, the former Formula One driver.