Manufacturers keep surprises up their sleeves for the Detroit motor show

It's normal for publicity-hungry manufacturers to fully reveal their star cars ahead of motor shows, but today's Detroit show is different

by Mark Tisshaw
12 January 2015
Detroit motor show

Why Jaguar F-Pace is a fitting name for the firm's new SUV

With its name now sorted, Jaguar's C-X17-based F-Pace SUV is edging closer to the showroom

by Jim Holder
9 January 2015
Detroit motor show

The future car industry can’t afford a VHS versus Betamax face-off

Toyota's offer to make 5600 fuel cell patents available to all for five years is a landmark for the car industry

by Hilton Holloway
7 January 2015
Green cars
As a former Atom owner, these car testing pictures really resonate me

Ariel keeps on ploughing its own furrow with the all-new Nomad

You might not be able to see yourself owning the Ariel Nomad, but it's a car that offers an entirely new way of driving made by the only company in Europe who could pull it off

by Steve Cropley
6 January 2015
New cars

Diesel power is on a downward slope

After more than one and a half decades of increasing domination, diesel is now a fuel on the back foot

by Hilton Holloway
5 January 2015
Green cars
Alfa Romeo 159

Used Alfas, anyone? Here are my favourite secondhand hard-tops

Buying a used Alfa Romeo can be a risky business, but pick the right model and, for a low price, you're guaranteed fun

by James Ruppert
5 January 2015
Used car buying guides
My highlights of the year

Steve Cropley – my motoring highlights of 2014

It's been another standout year for cars. Here's what caught my eye most over the past 12 months

by Steve Cropley
31 December 2014

The best used cars to get over Christmas

Christmas may be over, but there's still time to bag yourself a festive bargain banger

by James Ruppert
28 December 2014
New cars
All I want for Christmas

What do I want for Christmas? Here's my automotive wish list

Apparently 'tis the season to be jolly and all that, so here are a list of items I'd like to find in my Christmas stocking

by James Ruppert
24 December 2014
Anything goes

Did Spyker take on too much by trying to build a Porsche 911 rival?

Victor Muller had grand plans for his Spyker brand, but perhaps a £125,000 sports car was too ambitious

by Matt Burt
18 December 2014


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