Classic Mini goes electric — but for £79,000


If the upcoming Mini Electric is a bit too big for you, there is a more compact alternative: this pure-electric conversion of a classic Mini.
“Advanced” autonomous car trials could start in the UK this year

Self-driving cars held back by potholes,poor 4G


Motorists in the UK could see self-driving cars on the road by the end of 2019, but poor 4G coverage and potholes are hampering progress.
The Sun reporters steal 10 keyless cars in seconds with legal gadget

Reporters 'steal' 10 keyless cars in seconds


Reporters from The Sun newspaper managed to steal 10 cars in "a few moments" using a legal gadget than can unlock the doors and start the engines

Car thefts up 49% in five years


New data from the Home Office shows 111,999 vehicles were stolen in the UK in the period 2017-18, up 49% in five years.

Projector tech lights way for autonomous cars


Jaguar Land Rover has shown where it thinks autonomous tech is going, by creating a projector that lets pedestrians know where the car is going.

Volkswagen will launch last petrol car in 2026


Volkswagen's chief strategist has confirmed the German car maker will launch its last petrol and diesel-powered cars within the next eight years.

Black boxes to be standard equipment on new cars


All new cars may be required to be fitted with a 'black box' data recorder, as part of European Union measures to improve road safety.
2018 Christmas gift guide for car fans

The best motoring gifts for Christmas 2018


From books and toys to car gadgets and driving experiences, here are Driving's top Christmas present picks for car enthusiasts in 2018.
Jaguar solves congestion delays with tech that

New Jaguar tech 'talks' with traffic lights


Jaguar claims its new system, which prompts drivers when there's a red traffic light ahead, will help reduce journey delays caused by congestion.
The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018: The winners - best cars currently on sale, including our Car of the Year 2018

The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018: The winners


The results are in. This summer we launched the first ever Sunday Times Motor Awards, shortlisting our favourite cars and asking readers to vote.
Tesla turns its cars into drivable Atari games consoles

You can now play Atari games on your Tesla


Tesla owners will now be able to play classic games like Asteroids and Centipede on their car's centre console touchscreen display.
Motorola's autonomous police car scans suspects and drives them to jail

Motorola files autonomous police car patent


Motorola's patented tech would allow criminals to be detained and questioned by judges in autonomous police cars.
'This is how I’m going to die' - pensioner trapped in cadillac xlr for 14 hours

Pensioner feared death after being trapped in car


A pensioner thought he was going to die while locked inside his car last month, as temperatures outside the vehicle reached 25°C.