2019 was another grey year for the UK … when it came to the most popular car colours


One in five new cars sold in the UK last year were painted grey, according to the latest figures released by the SMMT.
These were UK's most popular used cars in 2018

Revealed: the most popular new car colours


Motorists play it safe when it comes to car colour choice, according to analysis of new car searches.
Revealed: most popular car colours of 2017

Revealed: most popular car colours of 2017


Has the gloomy economic outlook rubbed off on Britain’s car buyers? Industry figures for the most popular new car colour show that...

How to repair scratches and scuffs


After one of our own cars was involved in a low-speed scrape, Driving got in touch with ChipsAway to witness the specialist repair process...
Reader Letters: Electric car reviews, paint and age-based insurance hikes, and dieselgate groups

Reader Letters: EVs, insurance hikes & dieselgate


It was great to read a review of the Tesla Model S. Giles Smith mentioned the growing national charging network, but in future, in order to...
Reader Letters: Mobile distractions, lucky colours and ageist insurers

Reader Letters: Mobile hazards and ageist insurers


Roger Grosvenor asked why it was permissible to drive a tourist coach while holding a mike but not to use a mobile in a car...
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Reader Letters: USBs, brown paint and car hire


I agree with Jeremy Clarkson’s comments on the antiquated entertainment system in the new Bentley Continental GT Speed...
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White wins the popularity contest with British drivers


It was once synonymous with UN Land Cruisers bringing aid to famine-hit regions of the world but today, white is the colour most likely to be seen...
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How can I remove sap without damaging paintwork?


Q. How can I remove tree sap without damaging my VW Golf’s black paintwork? MB, Aberford, Leeds