Uptake of pure-electric cars affected by reduction in government grant


The uptake of electric vehicles has slowed following the reduction to the government's Plug-in Car Grant (PiCG).
Can I still get driving lessons in lockdown?

Can I still get driving lessons in lockdown?


With the vaccine rollout continuing, learner drivers are beginning to wonder when they will be able to get driving lessons and take their test.
Learner drivers struggle to book tests amid backlog

Learners struggle to book tests amid backlog


Learner drivers are scrambling to book driving tests amid a backlog of around 420,000 people caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Jeremy Clarkson has been stuck in Brexit red tape

Clarkson's farm is wrapped in Brexit red tape


Jeremy Clarkson's attempt to diversify his crop has been thwarted by Brexit red tape and French insouciance, he has claimed in a new column.

Coronavirus: Can I buy a car during lockdown?


With Britain's exit from lockdown now firmly underway, people are once again turning their thoughts to driving,
Research shows extent of lockdown speeding

Can you go for a drive during the lockdown?


As pubs and shops in England begin to open their doors, motorists across the UK are beginning to wonder what the rules are for driving.
Growth for new car registrations for first time since August

New car sales grow for first time since August


New car sales in March were more than 10% up on the same month in 2020 — the first growth for the market since August last year.
2 in 5 have retreated to their car for space during lockdown, study shows

Drivers retreat to cars parked outside homes


More than two in five people have retreated to their car to work or relax during lockdown, according to a new study.
February new car sales lowest for more than 60 years

Coronavirus continues to hit British car sales


Coronavirus hit new car sales yet again in February, with sales dropping by more than 35% compared to the same month last year.
Coronavirus: Demand for used diesel cars has surged during pandemic

Car buyers turn to used diesels during coronavirus


Demand for used diesel cars surged by a quarter during 2020 as people sought an economical alternative to public transport, new data suggests.
Jeremy Clarkson has used farming as exercise during lockdown

Clarkson: 'Pay me and chop logs on my farm'


Clarkson has a smart way for "young avocado enthusiasts" to keep fit while the gyms are closed - setting them to work on his farm. For a fee.
Goodwood still planning to host events as early as May

Goodwood still planning to host events in May


The Goodwood Estate still plans to host motoring events at its grounds as early as this May.
What to do if your car is due an MOT during the coronavirus lockdown

Coronavirus: Can I still get my car MOT'd?


Travel is now only permitted in certain circumstances due to the lockdown, but some people will be due to get an MOT over the next few weeks.