Lotus electric car division plans stock market flotation worth up to £6bn


Lotus is planning to float its electric vehicle division - Lotus Technology - on the stock market in an initial public offering (IPO).
Toyota creates and tests autonomous drift car to advance driver assistance systems

Watch Toyota's self-driving drift car


The Toyota Research Institute, a US-based R&D arm of the Japanese car-maker, has programmed a vehicle to autonomously drift around obstacles.

Hyundai makes weirdest recall


Hyundai has recalled some 714 Santa Fe SUVs in the United States for really quite a strange reason: the dash instruments can appear upside-down.
Lotus Type 135 first electric sports car sketch

First sketch of Lotus' new electric sports car


British carmaker Lotus has released a sketch of its first electric sports car alongside details of its close collaboration with Britishvolt.

43 best Christmas gifts for car lovers


From books and toys to car gadgets and driving experiences, here are Driving's top Christmas present picks for car enthusiasts in 2021.
Dashcam Black Friday deals 2021: the best tech available this November

Dash cam Black Friday deals 2021: the best deals


Dash cams are becoming ever more popular in the UK, with more than a quarter of the nations drivers now estimated to own one.
Porsche 3D-print bodyform full bucket seat

Porsche launches 3D-printed bucket seat


Porsche has launched a new 3D-printed bucket seat, parts of which can be adapted during construction to individual driver requirements.
Wireless EV charging pad by Char.gy

Wireless EV chargers begin trials


A British electric vehicle charging company has begun a 12-month trial of wireless EV chargers in Buckinghamshire.
Mercedes Car-to-X tech

Mercedes connected tech warns drivers of potholes


Mercedes-Benz has developed a new connected car technology that alerts drivers to upcoming potholes or significant bumps in the road ahead.
2022 F1 car

Does F1 have an electric future?


Film asks, as we enter a new era of pure-electric motoring, what does the future hold for petrol-powered F1?
Land Rover Outspiration digital treasure hunt UK

Land Rover UK launches digital treasure hunt


Land Rover is encouraging people to head outdoors on a digital treasure hunt in an effort to reconnect us with nature.
New Ford headlights automatically adjust using GPS data

Ford GPS headlights "show the car the way to go"


New headlights designed by Ford use GPS data in order to pre-emptively adjust the direction and strength of the beam before bends and junctions.
Trump pardons autonomous car engineer sentenced for stealing trade secrets

Trump pardoned ex-Google self-driving car engineer


Outgoing President Donald Trump last night pardoned Anthony Levandowski, an autonomous car engineer charged with stealing trade secrets.