Top 10 petrol and hybrid cars to buy instead of a diesel (updated)


Feeling guilty about driving a diesel car and not ready for pure-electric just yet? Here are 10 efficient petrol and hybrid alternatives.
Motor Awards 2021: The Times and Sunday Times cars of the year announced

Motor Awards 2021: Winners announced


The wait is over: we can reveal The Times and Sunday Times' best cars of 2021, including the prestigious Sunday Times Car of the Year.
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Car makers' electric vehicle plans (updated)


Fancy going all-electric with your next new car? Here are all of the current and upcoming pure-electric models you'll be able to buy.
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Fashion designer Paul Smith reinvents the Mini


Mini joins forces with fashion designer Paul Smith to create a one-off sustainability special.
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BMW sales strong as electric car push continues


With an expanding electrified model portfolio, BMW Group has seen its brands increase sales in all regions.
Top 10 best movie car chases

The 10 best car chases in movie history


We nominate the greatest motorised pursuits committed to film
Jeremy Clarkson's best-reviewed cars of 2020

Jeremy Clarkson's five best cars of 2020


Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the pool of choices for Jeremy Clarkson's best-reviewed cars of 2020 isn't as vast as in recent years.
2020 Mini Electric long-term review by Will Dron for Sunday Times Driving.co.uk

Extended Test: 2020 Mini Electric review


How does Mini's first pure-electric car fit into everyday life? Has it got enough range? Is it easy to charge? Will Dron reports.
Mini unveils Urbanaut concept MPV

Mini Urbanaut: the self-driving lounge on wheels


Mini has just released details and design sketches of the Vision Urbanaut, an autonomous car that blurs the lines between car and living room.
Mini to end sales of plug-in hybrids to concentrate on pure-electric and combustion cars

Mini to end sales of plug-in hybrids


The head of Mini has revealed that the company will end sales of plug-in hybrid (PHEV) models, as it focuses on a future of electric and petrol.
Jeremy Clarkson reviews his People's Car of the Year

Clarkson on Mini GP, his People's Car of the Year


As you should know by now, last weekend marked the reveal of the winners of the Sunday Times Driving Motor Awards.
Sunday Times Motor Awards 2020 - vote now and win a holiday competition

Motor Awards 2020: The winners


The votes are in and now we can reveal The Sunday Times and Jeremy Clarkson's favourite cars of the year.
Mini releases limited Paddy Hopkirk edition 3-Door Hatch Cooper S

Mini releases Paddy Hopkirk special edition


Mini has released a special edition of the 3-Door Hatch Cooper S, commemorating the first triumph of the classic car at the Monte Carlo Rally.