Me and My Motor: David Coulthard, former F1 driver and TV presenter


“The thing about racing for a living is you’re also given decent cars for the road,” says David Coulthard, the former Formula One driver.
Me and My Motor: Jim Crowley, jockey

Me and My Motor: Jim Crowley, jockey


"The worst part of my job isn’t the diets, or the sweating in a bath to keep the weight off — it’s driving from one racecourse to another...
Hot hatch battle: Focus RS vs Civic Type R vs M140i vs RS 3 vs Golf R vs AMG A45

Hot hatch showdown: six new models do battle


How hot do you like your hot hatchback? Fast and furious or brisk and civilised? And what should it look like? Would you prefer it to be as discr
Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe car review by Richard Porter of The Grand Tour and Sniff Petrol

Richard Porter on the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S coupé


There was a time when the motor industry dealt only in broad, simple genres. Saloon, estate, hatchback — that sort of thing. But then...
Martina Cole, crime writer, talks cars with journalist Emma Smith for Sunday Times Driving Me and My Motor.

Me and My Motor: crime writer Martina Cole


When you’re a successful author, with a busy life and a number of cars, it can be hard to remember which model you drove to the shops...
Christmas 2017 presents for car enthusiasts petrolheads gearheads

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...
Mercedes airbag recall involves 400,000 British cars

Mercedes airbag recall affects 400,000 UK cars


Mercedes is asking nearly 400,000 British drivers to return their luxury cars for urgent repairs, after airbags on around 30 of its vehicles...
Top five best used executive sports saloons for £20,000

Top five best used sports saloons for £20,000


For decades, drivers who value discretion, comfort, power and exceptional roadholding have chosen a sports saloon....
Honda Urban EV concept car at 2017 Frankfurt IAA show

Image gallery: Frankfurt show concept cars


The 2017 Frankfurt motor show was a big one for interesting new road cars but if there was a theme to the plethora of futuristic concepts...
Reader Letters: Electric car questions, flat batteries, road tax vigilantes and are parking brakes on automatics necessary?

Reader Letters: Electric car and tax vigilantes


"The government’s plan to ban the sale of pure diesel and petrol cars from 2040 sounds ambitious to me. Will there be sufficient power..."
The Clarkson Review: 2017 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster

The Clarkson Review: Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster


Because I’m extremely middle class, my children’s prep school organised exchange trips with pupils at a school in Tokyo. This meant that...
Me and My Motor: Massimo Bottura, chef behind the world's best restaurant

Me and My Motor: Massimo Bottura


Massimo Bottura is the three-Michelin-starred chef behind Osteria Francescana — named best restaurant in the world in 2016...
Nico Rosberg interview: childhood, personal cars, dad Keke, Lewis Hamilton rivalry and winning the Formula One champion. Sunday Times Me and My Motor.

Me and My Motor: Nico Rosberg


When Nico Rosberg quit motor racing days after winning the 2016 Formula One world championship, there was speculation that his intense rivalry...