Volkswagen emissions chief’s bid for bail fails

Volkswagen emissions chief loses bail hearing


A Volkswagen executive wearing an orange prison jumpsuit and handcuffs lost his attempt to win bail in a US court
Car insurance to soar after compensation shake-up

Car insurance to soar after compensation shake-up


Car insurance premiums are expected to rise after the government cut the discount rate used by courts in England and Wales to calculate...
Police knew of doubt over drug‑drive tests

Police knew of doubt over drug‑drive tests


Police chiefs were warned last year that a controversial forensics laboratory used a method for analysing blood samples that could be challenged
Car Clinic: My car was damaged by airport parking — what can I do?

Car Clinic: My car was damaged by airport parking


Our brand new car was damaged by an airport parking service but the company won’t pay up. What can we do?

Speeding fines to rise in most serious cases


Drivers who commit the most serious speeding offences are to face tougher penalties, under new guidelines for magistrates in England and Wales.
British Government says drivers should be compensated over Volkswagen dieselgate emissions scandal

VW dieselgate: British drivers launch legal action


Volkswagen faces a class action lawsuit from 10,000 British drivers, who say the German car maker misled them into paying extra for diesel cars
EU insurance rule ‘will destroy British motor sport’

EU insurance rule ‘will destroy UK motor sport'


Proposals that could require all vehicles to be insured even if they never leave private land would lead to the demise of motor sports...
Golf carts and dodgems need car insurance, says EU

Golf buggies and dodgems need insurance, says EU


Fairground dodgems and children’s ride-on cars may require motor insurance for the first time under EU laws that the government has to implement.
Phone use at the wheel goes unpunished

Life sentence proposed for killer drivers on phone


Plans to hit killer drivers with tougher jail sentences have been drawn up by the government, as it seeks to tackle the rapidly rising problem of
Car Clinic: I had an accident but the third party's insurance may be void due to undisclosed health problem. What can I do?

Car Clinic: A third party's insurance may be void


My car was hit by a driver who admits responsibility but says he “blacked out”. His insurer won’t pay and is checking for an undisclosed health...
My parking ticket lists the wrong car — is it still enforceable?

My parking ticket lists the wrong car — is it still...


My parking ticket (issued on private land when I thought it was free to park) lists the wrong model and number. The car is on film. Is the ticket...

Land Rover sues Chinese car maker over Range Rover...


The Chinese maker of the Landwind X7 has reportedly been served with "newly filed actions surrounding copyright and unfair competition" over the alleged...