Reader Letters: Keyless capers, dazzling lights, C3 brakes, Macan boots and tax bombshells


"Is there anyone who finds keyless cars useful?" and other questions in this week's post bag.
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Volvo to introduce "digital car keys" that can be shared...


Volvo has announced that it will be the first car manufacturer to introduce keyless vehicles that won't require a fob to access and start.
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Letters of the week, December 20


This week: Peugeot 308, numberplate recognition, keyless entry, stop-start function and convertibles
It used to be that only luxury models with keyless entry were targeted by tech-savvy car thieves. Now, as crooks realise how easy they are to crack, all vehicles with such systems are at risk — and thefts are rocketing

The great hatchback heist: keyless thieves are now...


It used to be that only luxury models with keyless entry were targeted by tech-savvy car thieves. Now, as crooks realise how easy they are to crack...
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Ford joins the race to foil the keyless car thieves


CAR companies are attempting to plug a serious security flaw in modern cars that allows thieves to steal them in a matter of seconds...
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News: BMW X5 named most stolen premium car for sixth...


THE BMW X5 is one of the most popular posh SUVs in the UK, thanks to its stylish design, gadget-packed interior, advanced diesel engines and solid...
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Ten amazing bits of car technology we take for granted


Every morning millions of motorists jump into their car and rely on essential components such as the lights, wipers and heater to ensure their drive...
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News: Police stop all luxury car drivers in west London...


After a surge in thefts of high-end cars including Range Rovers, BMWs and Audis police are taking drastic action in central London. From this week...
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Driving news review: The big motoring headlines of...


This year we have seen hybrid hypercars rewrite the performance rulebooks, pure-electric vehicles finally move from obscurity to desirability and...
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News: Theft of Bond cars baffles German police


German police are investigating whether the thieves who took nine Range Rovers lined up to be used in the new 007 film did it by hacking the vehicles’...
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News: Elderly couple 'close to death' after 13 hours...


An elderly couple are reported to have come “close to suffocation” after believing they had become trapped in their new Mazda3 hatchback without...
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Letters of the week, November 9, 2014


This week: Land Cruiser Amazon love, keyless car hate, parking rules and blinding brake light bother.
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Test your knowledge: which car had the first remotely...


It was claimed to be the first mass-produced coupé to be designed in a wind tunnel. Not literally, of course; the paper would have blown off the...