2018 Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018: Best City / Small cars

Motor Awards: Vote for your best city / small car


Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the City/Small Car of the Year presented by Virgin Radio contenders.

Madonna's Mini up for sale, but it's not cheap


Madonna's Mini Cooper S has hit the used car market, with an eye-watering price to match its chart-topping provenance.
James Mills journalist huge crash and rolls / flips video at Mini Challenge race practice during 2018 DTM meeting at Brands Hatch

Video: Spectacular Mini crash at Brands


It was obvious things were not exactly on track when the gravel loomed toward the driver’s window.

Me and My Motor: Lewis Hamilton


Whether a racetrack or a public road, there is such a thing as too much time behind the wheel for Lewis Hamilton.
Me and My Motor: Olympic hockey champion Shona McCallin

Me and My Motor: hockey champ Shona McCallin


Despite being a PE staple for generations of children, hockey has lagged behind other sports in terms of television coverage. But that changed...
The Jeremy Clarkson Review: 2018 Mini 1499 GT

The Clarkson Review: 2018 Mini 1499 GT


When the Mini 1499 GT arrived at my office with its snazzy stripes, big black wheels and John Player Special Union Jack door mirrors, I was...

Me and My Motor: Antony Beevor


It is easy to picture Sir Antony Beevor, the army officer turned historian and multimillion-selling author, at the controls of a Chieftain tank.
Me and My Motor: Adrian Chiles, radio and TV presenter

Me and My Motor: Adrian Chiles


“Why do I need a racing car? My main priority is the hi-fi,” says Adrian Chiles of his BMW 520d.
One-of-a-kind Mini celebrates Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Royal wedding — and you could buy it

One-off Mini celebrates Royal wedding


Mini is renowned for its mixing of proudly-British themes with contemporary flair and bold design, so it should come as no shock that it has...
Reader Letters: touchscreen distraction, MoT emissions, stop start, no-parking signs and small car syndrome

Reader Letters: touchscreen distraction, emissions


Richard Porter’s review of the Volvo XC40 refers to the dangers of operating a touchscreen while driving. This is as dangerous as texting...
Chris Kingsley and Jason Kingsley, founders of Rebellion games, on their cars and careers: interview for The Sunday Times Driving

Me and My Motor: Chris and Jason Kingsley


OK, so, forget the £60,000 Tesla, what you’re probably thinking is: why the horse? Not to mention the suit of armour. These contrasting modes of...
Big demand for Minis keeps used car sales puffing along

Big demand for Minis keeps used car sales going


Britain’s used car market held steady last year despite a slip in fourth-quarter sales, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Trade