Me and My Motor: YolanDa Brown, saxophonist AKA ‘the Lewis Hamilton of jazz’


With her fusion of jazz, soul and reggae, the saxophonist YolanDa Brown has won two Mobo awards, and performed at the Royal Albert Hall and the W
First Drive review: 2017 Volvo XC60

First Drive review: 2017 Volvo XC60


It’s good to know Volvo hasn’t weakened its focus on safety after all these years. The Swedish car maker became known for it preoccupation
Dacia Duster

Reader Letters: Duster derivation and dirty signs


The Dacia Duster appears excellent value, but I think Dom Joly is mistaken regarding the origins of its name (“Leaves plenty of cash in the...
Reader Letters: Suzuki recall concern, concealed signage and bi-xenon lights in fog

Reader Letters: Recalls, road signs and fog lights


In May I received a safety recall for my Suzuki Grand Vitara: the engine fuel pipes needed replacing because of “improper design...
Nissan Qasqai is the best-selling SUV in Europe

SUVs hit overdrive as Europe's most popular type of...


Drivers who feel that the roads are clogged nose to tail with slab-sided SUVs aren't imagining things: the Sport Utility Vehicle has become the most...
Mercedes GLC SUV 2016

Mercedes GLC set to join Audi Q5, BMW X3, Land Rover...


The great British school run is about to get more crowded with SUVs, after Mercedes revealed its new rival to the Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Volvo XC60...
Best school run cars

Buying guide: Top 10 cars for the school run


The schools go back next week and while the kids will be tooling up for their education, parents may feel they, too, need to replace the old school-run...

First drive review: Volvo XC60 D4 FWD (2014)


THE big news from Volvo is that the five-cylinder engine is over. So over. You might as well be morris dancing or forming corn into stooks. The future?...

Volvo XC60 review (2008-on)


The Volvo XC60 sells like hot cakes to middle-class mums and dads who want space, safety and a hint of go-anywhere attitude.
Top 100 4x4

Top 10 4x4s and SUVs


On our little island there is a singular lack of deserts, mountain passes and tracts of rough terrain that go on for ever, and few Britons will need...
The Sunday Times Driving Placeholder

Your motoring problems solved


The clutch has been making odd noises when I change gear, and now my dealer tells me the car needs a new clutch plate at a cost of £700, and that...