The Clarkson Review: 2017 Land Rover Discovery


I have always hated the Land Rover Discovery. The first model was cobbled together out of some steel girders and bits and bobs from the dying...
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Best Christmas gifts for petrolheads 2017


Car enthusiasts come in all shapes, ages and sizes. Some enjoy tinkering with a trusty classic while others are still in short trousers...
Me and my Motor: Mark Beaumont

Me and my Motor: Mark Beaumont


Mark Beaumont has just pedalled all the way around the world in less than 80 days — most of the way with a broken arm. The 34-year-old Scotsman...
New Range Rover plug-in hybrid promises 101mpg

New Range Rover plug-in hybrid promises 101mpg


More than a decade after Greenpeace invaded its factory in Solihull, accusing Land Rover of polluting the planet with its 4x4s, the company has c
2017 Range Rover Velar review

First Drive review: Range Rover Velar


It’s not every car you test by driving it to the top of a Norwegian mountain, but the Velar is not every car. It’s a brand new Range Rover...
Me and My Motor: Ellie Goulding, singer-songwriter

Me and My Motor: Ellie Goulding


Ellie Goulding has enjoyed a string of hit songs but still prefers the anonymity of an Uber cab to driving something showy.
Sunday Times Driving letters, May 21, 2017: Jeremy Clarkson Renault Twingo review

Reader Letters: Twingo tangle, cramped canines


Presumably Jeremy Clarkson enjoyed his brief experience with the Renault Twingo (“So hot, you can cook breakfast in the boot”, April 23)...
Me and My Motor: Sharleen Spiteri, lead singer of Texas

Me and My Motor: Sharleen Spiteri


"I am so excited about this interview,” laughs Sharleen Spiteri, lead singer with the Scottish rock band Texas...
In the pink: Gary Barlow drove this Rolls-Royce Ghost for charity, but in real life he prefers something more frugal GETTY

Me and My Motor: Gary Barlow


When Take That are ferried around in limousines on their UK tour this summer, they will be a long way from the days when they had to make do...
Me and My Motor: Radio 2’s Jo Whiley

Me and My Motor: Radio 2’s Jo Whiley


Noel Gallagher does not suffer fools gladly. So when Jo Whiley’s young daughter rang the former Oasis star by mistake...
First Drive review: 2017 Land Rover Discovery

First Drive review: 2017 Land Rover Discovery


Think of a Land Rover and you’ll probably conjure up an image of a farmer taking bales to the top field or a coastguard pulling a boat across...
Me and My Motor: William Herbert, the Earl of Pembroke

Me and My Motor: the Earl of Pembroke


William Herbert was 26 years old, living in London and working as an industrial designer, when he suddenly inherited a £115m fortune, including a
Audi Q8 Sport concept 2017 Geneva motor show

Hot metal: star cars of the 2017 Geneva motor show


For drivers, the glitz and glamour of the Geneva motor show is hard to ignore. Some of the year's most exciting and significant new cars make the