Range Rover at 50: Remembering the 1970 launch and how the upmarket 4×4 changed the game


Fifty years ago Land Rover launched a 4x4 with creature comforts – it was a revolutionary idea, and Eric Dymock was there
Top 5 trendsetting cars - 2012 Tesla Model S

Top 5 trendsetting cars


It is said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, so when a car is produced that is copied by all the other car makers...
Brendan Cormier, curator of Cars: Accelerating the Modern World — Q&A with curator of new V&A exhibition

Cars: Accelerating the Modern World — Q&A


Cars: Accelerating the Modern World is perhaps the most interesting and cerebral explorations of the automobile and its effect on socie
History of electric cars

The history of the electric car (spon)


Electric cars may be on the cusp of a breakthrough, but they spent decades in a cul-de-sac after being first off the line almost 200 years ago.
First World War armoured cars’ adventures: a Times report from 1916

First World War armoured cars’ adventures


The following is an extraordinary report from 1916 in which the exploits of a British armoured car division in Turkish Armenia are recounted.
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Final Land Rover Defender rolls off the production


Its universal appeal has seen it owned by everyone from cleaners to the Queen but today the final Land Rover Defender rolled off the production
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Test your knowledge: When and where were the first...


Traffic lights: godsend for the pedestrian; scourge of the impatient driver; invisible to the cyclist. It is reckoned that 15,000 road junctions in...
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Test your knowledge: Who founded Skoda in 1895?


Skoda has a long and not entirely illustrious history. Founded in 1895, it began as a bicycle maker before one of the founding partners
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Test your knowledge: Who was the first driver to break...


Can you name the pioneering Brooklands driver who remained behind the wheel for a full 24 hours, and the year in which he made the attempt?
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Brooklands reborn: the man rebuilding British racing...


Allan Winn, director of Brooklands Museum tells Driving how the £4.86m Heritage Lottery Fund grant will help breathe new life into the historic British...