Can I go for a drive during the Coronavirus lockdown? (updated)


Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out the UK's tentative departure from lockdown. What does that mean for driving?
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.
Road safety group

DVSA dismisses driving test petition


The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has told Driving.co.uk that allowing driving instructors to pass learners would "not be lawful".
Can I still get driving lessons in lockdown?

Can I still get driving lessons in lockdown?


With lockdown 3 now in full swing, learner drivers are wondering if they can still get driving lessons or take their driving test.
Jeremy Clarkson has turned his farm shop around, with a little help from his friends

10 most popular articles of 2020 on Driving.co.uk


Many won't look back fondly at 2020, but there were some highlights in the motoring world.
Used sports car sales increased by 82% during coronavirus lockdown

Used sports car sales nearly doubled over lockdown


New data shows that buying of used sports cars rocketed by 82% during the period between March and May.
New car registrations rise for first time in 2020

UK car sales bounce back in July


After a catastrophic first half of the year due to the coronavirus lockdown, UK car sales in July were up 11.3% on the same month in 2019.
Spotify data reveals most popular driving songs

Spotify's most popular driving songs revealed


Coronavirus lockdown has led to the resurgence of people driving to a great British holiday. That, of course, needs a soundtrack.
Public transport restrictions could put 1m more cars on the road

One million extra cars on road after lockdown


Limits on the capacity of public transport during rush hour will lead to an extra one million cars on the road, according to new research.
Government considers £6000 scrappage scheme for electric car buyers

Scrappage scheme to stimulate EV buying


The UK government is reportedly considering offering electric car buyers a £6,000 discount as part of a scrappage scheme.
New car sales fall 89% in May

New car sales down 89% in May


Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on the automotive industry with sales of new cars falling 89% in May compared to the same month last year.
Scientists fear return to pre-lockdown pollution levels

Scientists fear return to pre-lockdown pollution


Despite a push towards walking and cycling, scientists predict that pollution in UK cities could, like in China, return to pre-lockdown levels.