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...
2016 Toyota Avensis review

2016 Toyota Avensis Touring Sports review


To keep up with the Joneses, many car buyers feel pushed into Audi, BMW and Mercedes territory, but if you know your MPVs from your PHEVs, there are...
Euro NCAP launches

Euro NCAP launches "dual rating" crash test to show...


A new system of rating cars for safety has been introduced by independent crash testing organisation Euro NCAP in order to highlight the benefits...
Complete review of the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid SUV review


Once upon a time, the RAV4 was a bit of a rebel. With its surfer-dude vibe and fun-to-drive attitude, it shook off Toyota’s grey cardigan image