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07 Nov 2017

Opinion: What is it that makes a car sexy?

Many conversations can be had at the bar. Lubricated with alcohol and trans fats, most of them will turn into…

03 Nov 2017

Six of the best cars penned by Giorgetto Giugiaro

It was 46 years ago on November 3rd at the Turin motor show that Maserati pulled the wraps off one…

30 Oct 2017

Time to wave goodbye to the Volkswagen Beetle

Contemporary reincarnations of retro items. Sometimes they work. Sometimes they flop harder than the sleuthing efforts of our Twitter-happy police…

18 Oct 2017

10 useful tips for buying your first car

Buying your first car can be a terrifying experience, but it can also be fun if you know what to…

18 Oct 2017

The top fives causes of car crashes revealed

From speeding to not taking due care and attention when weather conditions worsen, there are no end of factors that…

17 Oct 2017

Smartphone compatibility is driving new car sales

A new report conducted by Strategy Analytics finds that whether in North America, Western Europe or China, the average car…

16 Oct 2017

Ford is going all out to impress at SEMA 2017

Ford always goes all out at SEMA, and for the 2017 show it is promising the biggest stand of any…

13 Oct 2017

Talking autonomy with BMW’s Elmar Frickenstein

There are more questions than answers when it comes to autonomous vehicles at the moment. Following all the grandiose announcements,…

12 Oct 2017

Ford Reality Check hopes to improve road safety

Getting the road safety message across to drivers is not always as straightforward as you might think. But what if…

04 Oct 2017

Now you can contribute to Google Street View

Google has certified their first vehicle-mounted camera as part of a new Street View ready program that invites anyone to capture images and…

04 Oct 2017

Gran Turismo Sport wants to outgun Forza 7

As a critically acclaimed Forza Motorsport 7 launches for Xbox and PC on October 3 2017, PlayStation urges race fans…

04 Oct 2017

Jaguar XF Sportbrake skis into the record books

The British luxury automotive brand's obsession with the Guinness Book of World Records clearly shows no signs of abating with…

29 Sep 2017

What it costs to replace the battery in your hybrid

The annual Kinsey Report arrived in our mailbox this week and as usual it provides some fascinating insight into the South African…

28 Sep 2017

How BMW is approaching the future of mobility

Last week Boris Johnson, the UK foreign secretary and Brexit campaigner, upset some people. That’s nothing new, but he upset…

28 Sep 2017

Then & Now: Porsche 356C & 911 GTS

That’s not a real Porsche,” intones my friend Tony Vaughan. He motions to our shiny Sapphire Blue test unit with…

27 Sep 2017

Headsets & holograms helping car designers

As well as being directly integrated into vehicles, new technologies can also play a role in their design. Ford, for…

26 Sep 2017

The age of the 48-volt mild-hybrid is upon us

Most manufacturers now have plans in place to move some considerable way towards electrifying their ranges. But ambitious plans for…

21 Sep 2017

Forza Motorsport 7 now available to play as Demo

The latest entry to car racing celebration – Forza Motorsport – is revving for arrival on October 3 2017, with…