London ULEZ roll-out sees most polluting car numbers fall by a quarter


The first report since the introduction of London's Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) shows a 13.9% increase in the number of compliant vehicles en
Scented candles

Scented candles 'more polluting' than busy roads


New research suggests that a burning a scented candle at home can expose you to more harmful emissions than standing next to a busy road.
Reader Letters: Diesel pollution, car theft and Honda praise

Millions of children affected by ‘dangerous’ air


The Times has called for a new Clean Air Act after an investigation revealed air pollution around 6,500 schools exceeds recommended levels.
20mph speed limit to be enforced in London's Congestion Charge Zone by 2020

London introduces ULEZ £12.50 emissions charge


LONDON has introduced a new £12.50 daily charge for the most polluting vehicles in its latest initiative to improve air quality in the capital ci
Not fare: how Uber drivers gang up to exploit passengers

Taxi drivers fight London congestion charge plans


London's private hire taxi drivers, including those who drive Uber cabs, are launching legal action against the Mayor on the grounds of racial...
Is your car exempt from London’s Ultra-Low Emissions Zone charges?

Is your car exempt from London's ULEZ?


In April, London will become the first city in the world to establish a dedicated “ultra low emission zone” (ULEZ) — is your car affected?
Uber’s future in London is again in doubt after black cab drivers were granted a judicial review of the decision to award a new licence to the controversial taxi firm.

Black cab drivers stall Uber's licence renewal


Uber’s future in London is again in doubt after black cab drivers were granted a judicial review of the decision to award a new licence.

London gets lamp post-powered charging points


The first lamp post-based electric car charging points have arrived in London, as part of an initial roll out of 50 units in Southwark.
Porsche Speedster shunted into canal by van driver

Porsche Speedster shunted into canal by van driver


A £30,000 Porsche replica is feared to be a complete write-off, after a van driver shunted the Speedster into London's Regent's Canal.
David Beckham heading to court for alleged speeding incident

David Beckham going to court for alleged speeding


A court listing has revealed the ex-footballer David Beckham is alleged to have driven 59mph in a 40mph zone on the A40 earlier this year.
Rare Mercedes-Benz CLK DTM AMG convertible heading to auction

Rare 570bhp+ Mercedes convertible going to auction


One of the rarest and most extreme convertibles that Mercedes-Benz has ever produced will be rumbling its way onto the auction block next month.
Ayrton Senna's last go-kart heading to auction

Ayrton Senna's go-kart heading to auction


One of the last vehicles ever driven by F1 legend Ayrton Senna will go under the hammer next month, at RM Sotheby's upcoming London sale.
Police arrest terror suspect in car crash outside the Houses of Parliament

Suspect arrested in Houses of Parliament car crash


A car crash outside of the Houses of Parliament is being treated as a terrorist incident, the Metropolitan Police has confirmed.