Toyota’s £240m show of faith in Derby production plant


Toyota is investing £240m to upgrade a plant in Derbyshire in a sign of commitment to the UK post Brexit
Motor industry must source parts from UK in case of hard Brexit

Motor industry must look closer to home for parts


More parts for British-built cars will be sourced from within the UK under plans to insulate the automotive industry from the potentially...
Top 10 petrol cars to buy instead of diesel

Top 10 petrol cars to buy instead of a diesel


If now is the time to switch to petrol cars, here are 10 that will give you just as much for your money as a diesel without harmful NOx emissions
First Drive Review: 2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in

First Drive Review: 2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in


Toyota has been watching the recent commotion around diesel, which we now all know is the fuel of the devil, with some interest, not least
Me and My Motor: Levison Wood, explorer, picks a comfy ride for his next trek

Me and My Motor: Levison Wood, explorer


Levison Wood was the first person to walk the full length of the Nile, a journey that became a documentary series on Channel 4...
UK car industry investment slump linked to Brexit uncertainty

UK car industry investment slump linked to Brexit


A 21st century record for car production in Britain has been muddied by news that investment in the sector slumped by a third last year.

Reader Letters: Rev reverence and speed confusion


Tony Inchley asks whether regular drivers need rev counters. My children and I were taught by my husband to use the rev counter almost to the...
Mercedes fuel claims rubbished

Mercedes fuel economy claims rubbished


Mercedes has been criticised for advertising fuel economy figures that are not likely to be achieved in real-world driving

Me and My Motor: Chris Tarrant


Long before Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? made his face one of the most recognisable on television, Chris Tarrant was the sole resident of an...
2016 Toyota Prius Mk 4 review

Toyota Prius Mk 4 review (2016 on)


Toyota didn’t make the first hybrid car but it is the first company you think of when it comes to combustion engine-electric alchemy...
Buying Guide: the best affordable family SUVs for £8,000

Buying Guide: the best family SUVs for £8,000


If any car was going to win a popularity contest, it's the sport utility vehicle, or SUV. For more than two decades, the so-called soft-roader
Bentley continental gt speed interior

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...
Hyundai Ioniq hybrid first drive review by The Sunday Times Driving

First Drive review: Hyundai Ioniq hybrid


If you can hear a faint whining and whistling in the background, don’t start Googling tinnitus and resist the urge to waggle your fingers in your...