Great Drives: Ice-driving across Lake Baikal, Siberia, in a Mazda CX-5


It’s illegal to drive across Russia’s largest lake, unless you have a permit from the authorities. And to get that, you need to prove you...
Cars and vans crushed, pushed around car park by avalanche in Russia

Video: Cars crushed by avalanche in Russia


An avalanche tore through a car park at the foot of Mount Elbrus in the North Caucasus republic of Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia, on Saturday, bury
Snow and traffic jams forecast this Easter: drivers warned to take extra care on roads

Snow and traffic jams forecast this Easter


With temperatures forecast to hit minus 10C in some parts of the country this Easter, British motorists are being warned to take extra care...
Caught on camera: white-out on M62 leaves thousands stranded overnight

Drivers stuck on M62 tweet their experiences


Drivers have been sharing their experiences of tackling the M62 in blizzard-like conditions, as parts of the motorway between Leeds and Mancheste

Drivers: clean reg plates or risk £1000 fine


Drivers who fail to clean their car’s number plates could be hit with a £1000 fine.
Hero bus driver narrowly avoids car in snow as The Beast from the East and Storm Emma cause chaos on British roads

Near miss for bus as The Beast from the East hits


A bus driver was caught on camera pulling off a demon bit of driving to avoid a car that had drifted into their path yesterday afternoon.
UK weather: Drivers warned not to travel as snow brings chaos to roads across Britain

UK weather: Drivers warned not to travel in snow


Drivers in parts of Britain are being warned not to travel, as the ‘Beast from the East’ brings chaos to the roads.
Top tips for driving on snow and ice

Top tips for driving on snow and ice


After a few years on the trot of sudden severe snowfall, Brits are beginning to get used to the idea of driving on the white stuff.
Snow joke: 10 steps to follow if your car gets stuck in snow

10 steps to follow if your car gets stuck in snow


As parts of Britain are blasted on two fronts by the ‘Beast from the East’ and Storm Emma, areas of South West England, Wales and Scotland have...
Porsche and Pininfarina rev up ski lifts with high tech style

Porsche and Pininfarina give ski lifts style


Ski lifts designed by luxury car brands, wifi on the slopes and heated chairlifts — glitzy ski resorts have become technology battlegrounds as th
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Grit on a wiper blade has scratched my windscreen —...


After recent trips in cold weather, grit that had frozen to a wiper blade resulted in a scratched windscreen. How can I get it back in shape?
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News: Councils to spread treacle on winter roads to...


More drivers could find themselves in a sticky situation this winter when councils start using a blend of treacle and salt to treat icy roads.
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Get ready for winter: how to prepare your car for cold...


Each winter, websites such as ours and motoring organisations such as the AA warn drivers against the perils of setting out unprepared for the weather