Volvo unveils its first pure-electric car: the XC40 Recharge


Volvo is now the latest car maker to have a crack at the electric car whip, with the launch of its first pure EV: the XC40 Recharge crossover.
Motor Awards 2019: The Times and Sunday Times cars of the year

Motor Awards 2019: The winners


We created shortlists of our favourite cars, you voted in your hundreds of thousands — now we can reveal The Sunday Times cars of the year 2019.
The Motor Awards 2019: Vote for your Best Small SUV/Crossover of the Year

Motor Awards: Best Small SUV / Crossover nominees


Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the Best Small SUV/Crossover of the Year contenders.
Jeremy Clarkson met a Volvo XC40 owner who didn't know how to switch off the engine

Jeremy Clarkson on the Volvo XC40


When car buyers don't even understand that cars have to be switched off when not in use, the Volvo XC40 makes perfect sense, says Clarkson.
These are the 10 safest cars you can buy right now

These are the 10 safest cars you can buy right now


The UK car safety body Thatcham Research has revealed the 10 new cars on sale today that had the highest overall crash test scores in 2018.
2018 Volvo XC40 review (video)

2018 Volvo XC40 review (video)


It’s taken Volvo a while to catch up with the likes of Audi, BMW and Mercedes and deliver its own premium small SUV. but maybe the wait wasn’t...
The Motor Awards 2018: Vote for your best SUV/ Crossover of the year

Motor Awards: Vote for your best SUV/ Crossover


Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the SUV/ Crossover of the Year contenders.
Me and My Motor: Dee Caffari, round-the-world sailor

Me and My Motor: Dee Caffari


Denise "Dee" Caffari is hardened to the cramped conditions of an ocean-going yacht, having circumnavigated the globe six times. Her boats can...
SUV buying guide: hybrid Lexus NX300h vs petrol Volvo XC40 T5 vs diesel BMW X1 25d

SUV Triple Test: Hybrid vs petrol vs diesel


Drivers have fallen under the spell of the SUV. They are the Amazon and Netflix of our times, offering motorists everything they want...
Me and My Motor: Danielle Waterman, England rugby star

Me and My Motor: Danielle Waterman


Danielle “Nolli” Waterman, 33, England's full-back and record-breaking try scorer, has been key to raising the profile of women’s rugby.
The Richard Porter Review: 2018 Volvo XC40

The Richard Porter Review: 2018 Volvo XC40


There’s no type of car more underwhelming than the compact SUV with a posh badge. Prod the underbelly of the Audi Q3, the Mercedes-Benz GLA...
Audi e-tron SUV, September 2018

The best new cars launching in 2018


With new car registrations dipping in 2017 for the first time in six years, as consumer confidence takes a hit, car makers are having to...
New Volvo XC40 can be driven away with phone-style subscription deal

New Volvo XC40 gets phone-style subscription deal


Volvo is riding the crest of a wave right now, and its design department can’t seem to put a foot wrong. The new XC40, which goes on sale today...