Environmental activists install anti-car billboards across UK cities


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.
‘Irresponsible’ Jaguar advert is banned for encouraging distracted driving

‘Irresponsible’ Jaguar ad is banned


Jaguar Land Rover has been banned from running adverts that encourage motorists to multitask at the wheel....
Jaguar Land Rover suspends all UK online advertising following terror accusations

Jaguar suspends all UK online advertising


Jaguar Land Rover has suspended all digital advertising after an investigation by The Times revealed it was unwittingly funding terror...
Car companies among brands funding terror through online adverts

Car brands fund terror through online ads


Car makers are among a number of big brands funding Islamic extremists, white supremacists and pornographers by unwittingly advertising...